As a child I remember seeing carnival on TV and following their famed soccer team in the world cup -- I envisioned this South American landmark almost like a separate world of samba and beaches and eternal fun.
But reputations of destinations change. And most recently Brazil seems to have fallen on harder times: a moment in history where the headlines aren’t nearly as savory, and the perception for vacationers...its not the first place you’re wanting to go.
But there was a specific vacation rental in the capital Rio that always peaked my interest. It wasn’t long before I started to wonder, what’s it like to visit a legendary cultural destination when the news is telling you not to go?
What's it like to visit a cultural landmark when the press is telling you not to go? #brazil #rio
In this episode, there are a few interesting takeaways for vacation rental professionals:
Matt Landau is the Founder of the VRMB and the Inner Circle, two online resources dedicated to helping vacation rental owners and managers generate more bookings.