Integration Tour in Cantagalo Community

We are very happy with the text made by Camilo Coelho an journalist from Pacification Blog about a tour conducted by Soul Brasileiro in Cantagalo Slum. Who wants to know more about our work please read the article below: Soul Brasileiro, tra… Read more

Pacifying Police Unit – UPP in Rio de Janeiro

Number of Units: 19 Total people served: 360 000 Units in the South Zone: 8 Units in the West Zone: 2 Units in the North Zone: 9 First UPP: Santa Marta Opening: December 19, 2008 Effective: 123 police Communities served: Santa Marta People Ben… Read more


Nature Trail + Favela Tour – Vale Encantado / Tour

This excellent tour encompasses an ecological trail inside the Tijuca Forest, a visit to the favela Vale Encantado and a snack prepared by community residents. This is the perfect excursion for those who want to explore Rio de Janeiro’s natural beauty and experience the local culture. The route along the two kilometer nature trail takes approx… Read more

Santos Dumont

Alberto Santos Dumont, the inventor of the airplane, was born in Minas Gerais, in 1873. A p… Read more

Parada de Lucas

Parada de Lucas is known for the violence generated between two rival criminal gangs, the… Read more

Moqueca Baiana

Originally from the Indian Bahian moqueca (Bahian fish stew) is a mix of fish and seasonin… Read more

Barra da Tijuca

Barra da Tijuca along with some others neighborhoods near by, form the second richest reg… Read more


The Pantanal is the largest wetland in the world and a Unesco World Heritage Site. Located… Read more


Ricardo Izecson dos Santos Leite, better known as Kaká, is one of the best paid soccer play… Read more