Rio de Janeiro


Rio's best café lets you pay what you want

There are no cashiers. No cash registers. No computers to ring up bills and no credit card machines. Instead, there is just a bowl, into which people drop voluntary cash amounts. Remarkably, the honor system is working, says Curto Café’s owner.


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Carnival in Brazil

It's Carnival time and that means it's party time in many places around the globe. Brazil's version is said to be the biggest and wildest in the world. So for our Geo Quiz, we're looking for the name of Rio de Janeiro's top Carnival parade venue.

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Towering Jesus

If you've ever been to Rio de Janeiro, then you've seen the towering statue of Jesus Christ the Redeemer. It is rivaled by one in Cochabamba, Bolivia. But for today's Geo Quiz, we're looking for a place in Poland that claims to best them both.