Botafogo, the in-betweener neighbourhood, making its mark on Rio

Thanks to new bars, restaurants and a creative spirit, this old Rio district between the city centre and the beaches of Ipanema and Copacabana is becoming a destination in its own right

FIFA World Cup – Rio’s ten best budget restaurants

Here they are according to The Guardian

http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/may/14/top-10-budget-restaurants-rio-de-janeiro

Essential Guide to Brazil

Brazil is hosting the FIFA World Cup in 2014 and here is an excellent guide to the country.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destination/brazil/102278/Brazil-an-essential-guide.html