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January 15, 2023

Rio de Janeiro: Samba, Sun, and Sights — Tips from a Local Guide


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Rio de Janeiro, the city of samba, beaches and carnival. But there is so much more to discover! Let's explore the true essence of Rio with this insider guide.

Table of contents

  • Hidden beaches
  • Local cuisine
  • Authentic culture
  • The other side of town
  • eSIM by BuddySIM

Hidden beaches

“Rio is more than just Copacabana and Ipanema.”
  • Prainha: A secluded beach perfect for surfers and nature lovers.
  • Grumari: An untouched natural paradise, far away from the tourist crowds.

Local cuisine

The flavors of Rio in a list:

  1. feijoada: The national stew, best enjoyed in a traditional “Casa de Feijoada”
  2. Acai: A refreshing specialty that can be found on almost every street corner.

Authentic culture

  • Lapa: The historic district, known for its lively music scene.
  • Samba schools: Visit a local samba school and immerse yourself in Rio's culture.

The other side of town

  • Santa Teresa: A charming neighborhood with colonial architecture and art galleries.
  • Favela tour: A controversial yet insightful experience.

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With these insider tips, you're now ready to experience the “Cidade Maravilhosa” in a very special way. With your eSIM by BuddySIM You can be sure you won't miss any hidden treasure. Feel the pulse of the city and enjoy Rio de Janeiro in all its facets!

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