The North Zone is where most locals live. Save on Hotels. Konigsdag, their most important celebration, is on April 26! Willing to travel? If you do meet a local guy, remember, Rio has lots of Sex hotels where you can rent a room for some fun.
There are two gay beaches in Rio that you should visit.
The locals are very open and accepting of all walks of life. And forget that old swimsuit back home. The beaches of Rio are typical meeting point for all groups. Being gay owned, the hosts can give you lots of local gay tips about the nearest bars, places to eat and so on.
This might typically attract an older crowd but is much more easy going and relaxed compared to Farme gay beach.