Rio de Janeiro isn't as dangerous of a destination as most people think. If it's on your list, do it. Don't let anything stop you.
Rio de Janeiro: What to do. What not to do. What to eat. Read all about it here.
Looking for some insight on Rio de Janeiro's hidden culture? Pay a visit to a favela during your stay.
A story of personal growth during my very first solo adventure to Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.