Posts Tagged ‘holidays’

Christmas in Rio

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

While maintaining universal themes, Christmas in Rio means tropical trees are decorated with lights and adornments as substitutes for pine trees used elsewhere. Santa Claus wears a traditional red suit, and nativity scenes are displayed in churches.

Posted in: December Rio Events, Rio de Janeiro Events

New Year’s Eve

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Considered to be the 2nd largest event in Rio de Janeiro’s tourist calendar, the celebration of New Year’s Eve brings together millions and millions of local inhabitants and tourists along the Copacabana beach front and in other locations spread through the city. Nearly all people will be wearing white, and will come to have a [...]

Posted in: December Rio Events