Farme de Amoedo Street (Rua Farme de Amoedo) is an important LGBT Street in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, going from Alberto de Campos Street to the Vieira Souto Avenue. In Rua Farme De Amoedo, 34, Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is Ipanema Plaza, a gay-friendly hotel. Continue your walk along Rua Farme de Amoedo direction beach. At the end, you meet perpendicularly Vieira Souto Avenue. Go to the left (Eastwards) to find the gay beach that is located between Posts 8 and 9.
R. Joana Angélica, R. Barão da Torre, R. Texeira de Melo and Vieira Souto Avenue form the Farme de Amoedo gay area block. It includes also the R. Visconde de Pirajá, R. Prudente de Morais, R. Vinicius de Moraes and Rua Farme de Amoedo. This block, the Farme de Amoedo block is known to have Rio’s greatest concentration of gays. The area gets hot after 9:00 PM, when people mingle at the Farme de Amoedo surroundings gay-friendly bars and gourmet restaurants. The main hub would be the corner of Rua Farme de Amoedo and Rua Visconde de Pirajá.
According to the Brazil Gay Guide, there are at least 5 specific gay bars and nightclubs close to the “Farme de Amoedo” block:
A Casa da Lua Barão da Torre Street, 240
Bofetada Bar Farme de Amoedo Street, 87
Galeria Café Teixeira de Mello Street, 31
Dama de Ferro nightclub Vinícius de Moraes Street, 288
Lounge 69 which is specialized in electronic music Farme de Amoedo Street
Some other restaurants and bars in the region although not specific, are generally very receptive and gay-friendly, especially with foreigners. During the carnival, tourists come from all over the world. According to the LGBT app Grindr, the gay beach part of Ipanema was elected the best of the world for LGBTs.
Find info on gayrio4u.com.