Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Camila, 39
Pilates Instructor, mover & dancer
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What do you do and why do you do it?

I teach Pilates because I love to move and help people move with less effort.

You’re broken hearted - what tracks does your heartbreak playlist consist of?

All of me; A Thousand Years

What are the best TV shows of all time?


Name some spots in Rio De Janeiro that are good for a Tinder date.

I don't use Tinder, but I would say a place by the beach

Who’s your hero and where in Rio De Janeiro would you take them out for a serious hang?

Wendy Leblanc-Arbuckle , to my studio Espaço T'ai

Where do you buy those fabulous clothes of yours?


What’s the thing you LOVE to do in your city that you never get to do?

Stand up paddling

What’s the most decadent / extreme dish you ever ate in Rio De Janeiro and where did you get it?

chicken hamburger at a food truck (kombe) at Botafogo

What’s the most expensive restaurant / spa / hotel you’ve ever been to in Rio De Janeiro? How much did it cost and what did you get there?

Minimok, japanese restaurant, tuna with caramelized almonds, guava with cheese ice cream (it's a desert that it's not on the menu, you have to ask).

Where can you get the best cocktail in Rio De Janeiro? Which one do you like?

Academia da Cachaça - batida de de caju com hortela

Where would you take your partner in Rio De Janeiro if you wanted to really pamper them?

Terese at the hotel Santa Teresa

Which snacks can you only get in your country, and which ones do you recommend?

Biscoito O Globo, pão de queijo, coxinha de galinha, bolinho de aipim com carne seca e catupiry, tapioca com queijo coalho. All of them.

What’s the one place you think is overrated in Rio De Janeiro?

Pizzaria Guanabara

What are the Rio De Janeiro spots a first-time visitor can’t miss?

Vista Chinesa, Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas, Joatinga beach

Tomorrow’s your last day in Rio De Janeiro. How do you spend it?

Hiking to Pedra Bonita and watching the view

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