Casa de Dança Carlinhos de Jesus
At this respected dance academy in Botafogo, Carlinhos and his instructors offer evening classes in samba, forró, salsa and tango. On...
Sweeping views of Enseada de Botafogo, Pão de Açúcar and Corcovado await visitors who make the journey up Pasmado. It's best reached in...
São João Batista
Midway between Santo Ângelo and São Miguel, little remains from the mission at São João Batista . With a little imagination, it is...
Near the Rio Sul Shopping, Canecão holds big-venue music concerts – rock, MPB, hip-hop – throughout the year. Tickets are available at...
Yorubá looks as if it's always prepared for the imminent arrival of an orixá (spirit or deity). Leaves lie scattered across the floor...
Lonely Planet review
Paying homage to the bohemian American writer, this club has a downstairs dance floor and bar, and an upstairs level for live bands playing rock, pop and blues. It's a great scene, and usually attracts a fun crowd. There's also a pool table, darts and you can have a go at one of the water pipes.