Is Rio really that dangerous?
The pre-travel worries
The Favela Tour
So why does Brazil get such a bad rep?
Carlos has been doing these tours for 25 years and only seen 15 Brazilian’s visit, so are they really any more in the know than you or us?
Don't always trust the media kids...
The basic rules to travelling safely..
So yes, your phone may get snatched on the streets of Rio but not because Brazil is super dangerous but because there are a lot of poor people in the city and you’re flashing your shiny iPhone around. Wave expensive items around most people in poverty and can you really expect it to stay in your hands? These people are just trying to survive.