Hidden in the back of a small shopping center, Empório Zen offers shiatsu, acupuncture, aromatherapy, Ayurvedic massage, Reiki and other...
Aurélio Rio Guide
Offers low-key tours around the city, including a unique favela tour; also rents apartments.
On the 1st floor of a small shopping complex in Ipanema, this cinema screens popular contemporary films from Brazil and abroad. Its...
Hidden in a nondescript shopping plaza, this tiny, low-key restaurant is worth seeking out if you're after a decent vegetarian meal. The...
Lonely Planet review
This small Ipanema shop sells some beautifully made art pieces, including large wooden carvings by Pernambuco artisans and captivating Rio landscape paintings by Italian painter Vittorio Cannone (costing around R$550). Worldwide shipping is available.