Taberna da Glória
Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Glória do Outeiro
This tiny church atop Ladeira da Glória commands lovely views out over Parque do Flamengo and the bay. Considered one of the finest...
Monumento Nacional aos Mortos da II Guerra Mundial
This delicate monument to the soldiers who perished in WWII contains a museum , a mausoleum and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier . The...
Museu da República
The Museu da República, located in the Palácio do Catete , has been wonderfully restored. Built between 1858 and 1866 and easily...
Not for lazy ears, this avant-garde jazz house, a little hidden gem among the sonic cognoscenti, is unique in Rio for its serious...
Casa da Suíça
Tucked inside the Swiss embassy, this cozy restaurant serves top-notch steak tartare, though it specializes in flambés and fondues. The...
Lonely Planet review
On a small plaza in the heart of Glória, this large outdoor eatery serves decent Brazilian staples, and in abundance – most dishes here serve two. Next door is a roast chicken restaurant and both are fine spots to enjoy an ice-cold chope and open-air ambience.