Rio's beautiful beaches are a haven for petty thieves. Sneak thieves and bag-snatchers routinely operate on the beaches, but lately a more frightening type of crime has emerged. Find out about it here, and follow these tips for staying safe in the sun.
Zika, the health emergency that’s got everyone worried about Brazil. But how serious is it, what is it, how do you avoid it and what can you do about it as a traveler?
How safe is Brazil for women travelers? Read these 5 tips from Brazilian local Fernada Lopes and keep yourself and your valuables safe while you're exploring this amazing country.