Category Archives: Hotels in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro Carnival : Street Parties Schedule 2013

Celebrated annually in Brazil, the carnival is held forty days before the beginning of the Easter and it takes different formats all over the country. Rio de Janeiro has the biggest party of all and during the carnival period the … Continue reading

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Copacabana Rio de Janeiro – 120 years Anniversary

Simone Wells –  Brazilnuts Tours Team Today, the 6th of July the world-famous Copacabana beach is celebrating its 120 year anniversary. Copacabana is one of the most sought after places to visit or stay while travelling to Rio de Janeiro, … Continue reading

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Escaping the Crowds – Rio de Janeiro

By Guest Contributor LIONEL BEEHNER of the New York Times WHY NOW Caipirinha and samba keep the party going in Rio de Janeiro, no matter the season. Despite pounding rains that devastated certain Rio neighborhoods, the city’s famed beaches are relatively unharmed … Continue reading

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Weekly Top Five of Five — Latin America Hotel Roundup

Guest Contribution from THE INDEPENDENT This week, a look at the most popular hotels in five South American cities – Buenos Aires, Rio de Janiero, Santiago, São Paulo and Bogotá. Next week, thousands of revelers will flock to Rio de … Continue reading

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4 Perfect Days in Rio

By Brazil Nuts Director ADAM CARTER According to Travel & Leisure Magazine’s recent cover story, Rio is “hot, and on the rise”.  There is simply no other city on earth more beautiful or more exciting. Attractions both natural and cosmopolitan abound … Continue reading

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The Other Side of Rio: Bohemian Santa Teresa

By By Guest Contributor Regis St Louis Rio de Janeiro has long been associated with its magnificent beaches. Copacabana and Ipanema brought fame to Rio in the 20th century for golden sands and the lush, forest-covered mountains that framed them. Yet, a no less … Continue reading

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Rio’s Marvelous 3 Stars

By Brazil Nuts Director ADAM CARTER High 3 Star Hotels Moving down the price lists takes us to the three hotels that at the top of the 3 Star list.
 _A personal favorite – but increasingly hard to confirm because … Continue reading

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The Best of Rio’s 4 Star Hotels

By Brazil Nuts Director ADAM CARTER “High” 4 Star Hotels Four Star Hotels span such a broad range we are going to talk in terms of High 4 Standard Moderate 4 Star options. About the High 4 Stars:

At the very … Continue reading

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Rio’s Five Star Hotels – Directors Choice

 By Brazil Nuts Director ADAM CARTER “Which hotel should I choose?” is the most often heard question at Brazil Nuts.
Of course it depends so much on your style, expectations and budget, but in this posting we are going to give … Continue reading

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Where to Stay in Rio de Janeiro

By Brazil Nuts Director ADAM CARTER When choosing a hotel in Rio de Janeiro, the typical visitor will have start by making three key decisions

The first one is in which part of Rio to stay. In the past this was … Continue reading

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