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Urban integration in Rio: all about connecting

Pacification is sometimes shaky, but these cariocas are betting on it Marcelo Ramos, 38, is a telephone repairman whose wife, Gabriela Romualdo, worked in human resources– and whose dad, Gabriel, had an empty garage on his hands. Cleber de Araújo Santos, 37, … Continue reading

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Have you ever been to Penha?

Beyond the tunnel Going to or coming from the airport, you can pick out the church, Igreja da Penha, sitting atop a very small mountain. And you can see it from a lot of other places… Strangely enough, the word … Continue reading

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Crossing urban borders

Para Cruzando fronteiras urbanas, clique aqui New coordinates All of a sudden you surprise some ladies standing in front of the Municipal Theater with the gift of your two tickets to a classical music concert, and run off to see … Continue reading

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