Don’t Knock It

Today’s featured article packs in a valuable lesson we’ve all heard before: you can’t always judge a book by its cover.  RIO’s Centro neighborhood has been labeled many things–dicey, dangerous, and so on.  But author Pavia Rosati says a visit to Centro is a peek at one of the coolest neighborhoods in RIO.  Read on to find out Centro’s contrast to popular neighborhoods like Ipanema and Leblon should make it next on your list of places to visit:

On the streets in Centro. All photos by Pavia Rosati.