The End to Rio’s Mega Event Marathon

For the past four years, Rio has been on a marathon of mega events such as the World Cup, papal visit, UN summits, and the Olympics. On September 18, 2016 with the closing ceremony of the 2016 Rio Paralympics, Rio was finally able to run through the finish line. Though it had some political and…

Beautiful Rio isn’t the Real Rio

Rio de Janeiro, the Marvelous City. Rio de Janeiro, the melting pot for all races and cultures. Rio de Janeiro, the gem of South America. Rio, famous for its wonderful beaches, festivals, and the statue of Christ the Redeemer, is undoubtedly a beautiful city. The welcoming atmosphere seems to lure everyone and absorb them into a fantastical journey across this…