Brazil

Is Rio ready for the World Cup?

Is Rio ready for the World Cup?

A year before the World Cup, CNN's Pedro Pinto finds out whether Brazil's infrastructure is ready
5-minute guide to Brazilian barbecue

5-minute guide to Brazilian barbecue

Churrascaria barbecue rules the Brazilian table. Here's how to order the best cuts of meat
Gallery: Rio's epic samba parade

Gallery: Rio's epic samba parade

Feathers and thongs are for amateurs -- try getting in and out of these outrageous costumes
Video: Carnival time in Rio

Video: Carnival time in Rio

CNN's Shasta Darlington on the scene in Brazil seems to be the only person not partying
Ahead of Brazil World Cup tourist influx, free English classes planned for prostitutes

Ahead of Brazil World Cup tourist influx, free English classes planned for prostitutes

Financial dealings and a specialized vocabulary focusing on sensual words and fetishes among the lessons
Best business hotels 2012: The winners

Best business hotels 2012: The winners

Lifestyle magazine Wallpaper* has picked its best business hotels of 2012. Which hotels made the grade?
Love motel for pets opens in Brazil

Love motel for pets opens in Brazil

New massive pet complex in Belo Horizonte caters to world's fifth-largest market for pet accessories
Paying homage: The legendary buildings of Oscar Niemeyer

Paying homage: The legendary buildings of Oscar Niemeyer

A look at the Brazilian Modernist architect's life work
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Destination Berlin

From a casino restroom to a park in Seoul, the striking symbol of war and freedom has ended up in some strange places. November 9 is the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall