Tag Archives: Prainha

Teddy Does Prainha

Teddy has officially declared himself ‘ King of the beach’!  I have never seen a little guy so excited to get to the beach, play in the sand and splash around in the water!  When we are about 2 block away (he can smell it) and charges as fast as he can- its really cute.  […]

Looking for great waves, spectacular views and Rain Forest? Head to Prainha

Prainha is located between mountains just outside of Barra and is considered the best surfing spot in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Prainha means little beach and considering it is only an 800 meter long beach, its a very fitting name. The waves are the main attraction, but along the beach will you find some people […]

Surfing in Grumari

First trip out of Rio! We rented a car for the weekend and headed to Grumari. Grumari is a popular surfing beach in Barra da Tijuca about 45mins west of Rio and it is absolutely beautiful!!!!  Not only a stunning surf beach with huge waves, it is part of an environmental reserve, (together with the […]