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loneranger3 is at Rio de Janeiro!

December 12, 2009

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I got this when I opened my email at Brunei today. hi, i am msian who just arrived in rio last week. kinda new and wondering what to do around here. any advice ah ? Hi LoneRanger, first of all, welcome to Rio! I know you are going to enjoy your self at Rio. Here’s […]

what is a ‘favela’? Click here to see full size photo

July 5, 2008

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Being a part of Brazil, or Rio de Janeiro….. ‘Favela’ is the term people here call slum originated illegal houses built on vacant lands, which normally on hills of Brazillian city (since hills are normally vacant, due to it is harder for commercial development at hills). There’s lots of interesting details here at wikipedia, but […]