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Don't waste food!

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In a country with such a wide division between rich and poor, wasting food is pretty much unforgivable. It's good to get into the habit of taking away 'doggy bags' of any leftover food from restaurants, which can be given to families on the street. There's a small charge to do this, but not more than about R$1. If you're embarrassed about asking to take your food away, you can explain it is for the 'criancas na rua' - street children.

When I worked in an Ipanema hostel, we would regularly hold barbeques and my boyfriend and I would package up the leftovers from these too and take them out to the street. You don't have to make a big deal about it, just say 'pra voce' and... [more ]

Female travellers

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Brazilian men (and, to be fair, women!) have a reputation for being rather... [more ]

Portuguese classes

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If you're planning in sticking around in Brazil more than a couple of weeks,... [more ]

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