Largo das Neves
A slice of small-town life in the city, this small plaza is the gathering point for neighborhood children and families, who lounge on...
Museu do Carnaval
The small Museu do Carnaval has information on the history of Rio’s samba schools, and you can try on costumes, but aside from that,...
Casa de Benjamin Constant
This estate served as the residence for one of Brazil's most influential politicians in the founding of the young republic. Benjamin...
Small but charming Goya-Beira is one of Santa Teresa's gems, with a peaceful view onto Largo das Neves. Owner Rose Guerra prepares...
This no-nonsense place serves up tasty and filling plates amid the banter of a mostly neighborhood crowd. The menu is as straightforward...
Lonely Planet review
Small but charming, Café Neves is one of Santa Teresa’s gems. It faces out onto Largo das Neves, with the occasional tram rattling by in the early evening. The open-sided bar draws a vibrant mix as the weekend nears.