Roberto
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What type of power outlets should I expect in hotels in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro?
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In 2009, in a not smart act, the brazilian governament created a new standard that's different from all other countries in the world: This image shows the brazillian standard at the bottom and the ...

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Where to find traditional cuica in Rio de Janeiro?
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There are a lot of musical instruments shops at Rua da Carioca, downtown. You can find a cuíca there. Also, downtown is certainly a destination for tourists, so he's probably going there anyway. For ...

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Time between flights in Ministro Pistarini Airport (Buenos Aires)
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While this may be my personal experience, it can help others, so I'm posting the answer to my own question. It all worked out well. I had plenty of time to do everything. I even had a problem with ...

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Where can I eat sushi with chocolate in it?
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If you do a search with the terms sushi com chocolate (sushi with chocolate) you will find plenty of recepies. Nevertheless, it's certainly not a trend, I have ate sweet sushi before but I had never ...

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Are days in Brazil shorter than in Midwest USA?
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It's not night here, in most of the games. First phase they were 1PM, 5PM (which there's still daylight) and 7PM. Now they are at 1PM and 5PM. It gets dark in the middle/end of the second game, though....

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What is the purpose of the seats in the front of the bus in Vitória, Brazil?
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The seats with different colors (and the color differ from company to company or city to city), are reserved for elder or pregnant or handicapped people, or people with baby in arms. That's for the ...

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Rio de Janeiro: How to estimate taxi ride prices?
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I lived in Copacabana. There are 3 options: Individual-operated cabs - yellow cabs which doesn't have a company name written on its side. Don't take those, they can be dangerous. Company-operated ...

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