Blame it on Rio 4 Travel has been a Copacabana mainstay for over a decade. They have recently endured two robberies and say they have no working capital.
Here is a video posted by the owner, Bobby, requesting financial help from loyal customers and friends.
This 1894 film stars a young Demi Moore. Basically, two middle-aged men embark on a trip to Rio de Janeiro with their daughters. They rent a nice villa (complete with parrots). Then, things get wild in this romantic comedy as the spirit of fun that exists only in Rio overtakes them.
Click the image to watch online safely.
There is a debate in the African American community rising each day over whether Black men should travel to Brazil and other places in Latin America on vacations without their women. The above quote comes from a recently released documentary on the subject.
For more information on black male travel to Brazil also check out the just released: Black Man’s Guide to Latin American Travel (volume 1: Brazil, Dominican Republic, Mexico).
The Black Man’s Guide to Latin American Travel and Women: Doc Hollywood: Amazon.com: Kindle Store. The book is also available at: Smashwords — The Black Man’s Guide to Latin American Travel and Women — A book by Doc Hollywood.
And, take a look at the trailer for the film on Black male travelers to Brazil entitled Frustrated.
“Every black man should come down one time to Brazil… to see how this culture treats you. It’s incredible!”.