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Rio De Janeiro Nightlife, Brazil


Rio de Janeiro can undoubtedly be called the party capital of the world. It is specially known for its huge nightlife possibilities. With the best of bars and cafes, and the ever-lively discotheques, Rio de Janeiro is a hot favorite of many party animals. Besides the party scene, there are other nightlife facilities like the movie theatres and the drama theatres are also very popular there. Have a meal at one of your favorite restaurant and go ahead to enjoy the night ahead.

For all dance lovers, there are a number of bars and discotheques that are always crowded. You don’t need any particular name of such places; you will find a dance floor in most of these places. Sit and watch people on the dance floors or join them to shake a leg on your favorite number and have a blast!

Cariocas often meet at some bar or café to sit and enjoy a glass of beer before they go out dancing. You can go to Gafieiras, which is the famous samba hall there and don’t miss Lapa that is the traditional bohemian centre. Lapa recently got a face-lift and has become a major attraction for all visiting Rio. There are many circuit parties and other special events specially organized on weekends. They are a ‘must-attend’.

For people who don’t enjoy a lot of noise, there are other places too. Rio has a number of movie theatres that features movies in the original languages. You will often find Portuguese subtitles in those movies. You can also go to a theatre and enjoy melodious musicals and operas or even a ballet as per your liking.

Rio de Janeiro caters to the needs of every individual. You can be single or with partner, old or young, everyone can find something as per his or her taste. Once you go to Rio de Janeiro, you would never want to come back again!!


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    If you are spending your day lounging on the beaches of Leblon or in the vicinity, and you are not particularly stingy, do pay a visit to Zuka, one of the trendiest cafe/restaurants in the area. The food is delicious, and the chefs...
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    travel tip by papillon posted more then 30 days ago
    The Centro Cultural Carioca is the best place to go for some great Brazilian live music, usually samba, choro and gafieira. There are also theatrical performances, and even international bands come to perform at this famous venue. ...
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    If you want to have a genuine taste of Brazil (in the most literal sense possible), you should pay a visit to Espirito Santa restaurant, where the flavours of the Amazon are stronger than anywhere else. You can have a bowl of piranha...
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