Blog Posts - Rio



Civil servants, police clash in Brazil’s Rio over austerity plans

Mounted riot police officers in Brazil are seen during a protest by civil servants against austerity measures, outside the Rio de Janeiro state assembly, December 6, 2016. (Photo by AFP)Hundreds of Brazilian civil servant protesters have engaged in v...

Rio Prosecutors Offer Deal in Olympics Case to Ryan Lochte

According to TMZ, Rio officials have offered Ryan Lochte a deal to make his criminal case to be over with. Law enforcement sources said the offer is 70,000 reals, which in American dollars totals around $20,149. Lochte was charged with falsely repor...
by Spaced Out Magazine on Dec 1, 2016

O povo mais desencanado do Brasil

Há muitos anos tenho a felicidade de ir ao Nordeste com relativa frequência e sempre encontrei um povo acolhedor, simpático e acima de tudo desencanado. Esta última característica então tem endereço fixo e certo e se chama Bahia. Em todas as m...
by Saco de filo on Aug 27, 2016

Usain Bolt’s Girlfriend Finally Reacts To Cheating Scandal

Usain Bolt’s girlfriend has reacted to his night of passion with a Brazilian student, and near-constant wild nights out with a bevy of beauties since finishing the Olympics. Model Kasi Bennett, 26, who he refers to as his ‘First Lady’, has rema...
by Oh Zina on Aug 25, 2016

Bribing officials and Gay, Corrupt Police Officers in Rio

Diary of The Travelling Seanchai :- Bribing officials and Gay, Corrupt Police Officers in Rio 2007-12-16 to 2007-12-19 Honestly, I do not know where to start on this entry. How can so much can happen to a nice, quiet guy like me in 48 hours, I just d...
by Always Be A Friend on Aug 5, 2016

Some Fancy Footwork in Rio

Diary of The Travelling Seanchai :- Ok, I never like to gloss over my adventures but in light of what happened to me in the last few days, this entry is going to be just that. Rio 2007-12-08 to 2007-12-15 I spent the last few days in Salvador checkin...
by Always Be A Friend on Aug 3, 2016

Brazil is Loud!

Most days I see this beautiful city through cars like these.  They safely pick up and drop off staff, but as I am still new to the Brazilian culture, I love looking, thinking about what life must be like.  The puzzle-pieced sidewalks of sto...

Symbols of Peace

This will be posted as we are performing our first full dress rehearsal.  I'll make sure to give you any details tomorrow (of what I can share that is).  In the meantime, two days ago, I posted about some parts of the protocol of the ceremo...
by Bryan Pinkall's World of Opera on Jul 31, 2016

Cauldron Lighting 101

In the ceremony, there are many protocol elements; these are elements that must happen as part of the ceremony.  Some portions are rigidly adhered to: anthems and flag presentations, speeches and declarations, oaths.  Others have complete a...
by Bryan Pinkall's World of Opera on Jul 29, 2016

Cauldron Lighting 101

In the ceremony, there are many protocol elements; these are elements that must happen as part of the ceremony.  Some portions are rigidly adhered to: anthems and flag presentations, speeches and declarations, oaths.  Others have complete a...
by Bryan Pinkall's World of Opera on Jul 29, 2016

Cauldron Lighting 101

In the ceremony, there are many protocol elements; these are elements that must happen as part of the ceremony.  Some portions are rigidly adhered to: anthems and flag presentations, speeches and declarations, oaths.  Others have complete a...
by Bryan Pinkall's World of Opera on Jul 29, 2016

City of God and Favela Kings

Feathers, drums, whistles, skin - it's Carnival in Rio.  Prior to Lent every year, the "City of God" breaks out into celebration with one of the most famous of Brazilian holidays.  People around the city regularly practice all year for the...
by Bryan Pinkall's World of Opera on Jul 28, 2016

Native Empire, Diverse Creativity

The days are counting down and I am moving at an ever increasing pace.  Cars honk, vendors yell, flags whip, sweat pours - time is quickly running out, and I have blisters on my toes.  In the rehearsal tents, dancers and actors with colored...
by Bryan Pinkall's World of Opera on Jul 27, 2016

The Simple Pyramid

Hello again from Rio!  Today, I had a brief meeting at the Cathedral downtown.  Brazil is the world's largest catholic country, and you may be surprised with one of it's largest churches.Rio Cathedral Inside Rio CathedralBell TowerThis...
by Bryan Pinkall's World of Opera on Jul 25, 2016

Trutas em zona exclusiva do Mondego!

Mais um fim de semana e mais um convite para uma pescaria às trutas na zona centro do país em conjunto com os meus parceiros do costume. A ideia era verificar qual o estado de uma população de trutas numa concessão de pesca que tem vindo a fazer...
by Noticias - Trutas.PT on Jul 7, 2016

Nos lotes do Coura em 2016

Com mais uma temporada de pesca às trutas a andar, havia que planear uma visita à concessão do Rio Coura. Tal como em anos anteriores, a ideia era marcar uma expedição conjunta em que a sessão de pesca fosse mais um pretexto para juntar os amig...
by Noticias - Trutas.PT on Jun 23, 2016

Pequenas trutas no Rio Minho

Depois de um ano de pesca relativamente fraco e com caudais bastante elevados até meados de Maio, não fazia muito sentido estar a visitar o Rio Minho à procura de boas trutas. A abertura foi adiada para o dia 1 de Abril e ainda por cima caiu em ci...
by Noticias - Trutas.PT on Jun 21, 2016

Resultado Dupla Sena 1487 – 03/05/2016 – Terça

claudinei moraes Resultado Dupla Sena 1487 – 03/05/2016 – Terça Resultados de Loterias - CAIXA Resultados de Loterias - CAIXA - A Dupla Sena acumulou mais uma vez e pode pagar o Prêmio de R$ 1.800.000,00 mil para o apostador que acertar os se...
by Resultado das Loterias on May 2, 2016

Resultado Timemania 0873 – Terça – 03/05/2016

claudinei moraes Resultado Timemania 0873 – Terça – 03/05/2016 Resultados de Loterias - CAIXA Resultados de Loterias - CAIXA - A Timemania 873 segue acumulada e pode pagar o prêmio e R$ 3.900.000,00  para o apostador que acertar os sete Núm...
by Resultado das Loterias on May 2, 2016

Jelang Kualifikasi F1, Rio Haryanto Tabrak Pembalap Lain di Pit Lane

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by Alfido.com on Mar 18, 2016


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