The four year wait is finally over, we no longer just have to rely on the usual televised sports like football, & baseball, but now we get to watch the likes of the canoe sprint, archery, rhythmic gymnastics, and even beach volleyball, to name just a few!
If you are lucky enough to be visiting Rio de Janeiro and the Olympic venues themselves, remember that Moovit has the most accurate public transit data, direct from the City Hall of Rio. Plan your trip now.
To help, we’ve listed below some other useful websites and apps that can help you have a smoother trip whilst you are in Brazil.
Find out all the information you need about the Games and the venues by visiting Cidade Olimpica
Get updated with all the best celebrations, parties, tours and more on Visit Rio.
For the Portuguese speakers among us, ChefsClub is a great local app that gives you discounts on +1700 restaurants around Brazil.
Apontador is like the Yelp of Brazil, where you can read reviews on restaurants & bars.
If you are looking for cultural activities, like concerts or shows while you are visiting, Ingresso is one of the easiest local sites/apps to use.
No need to worry about ordering the wrong thing at restaurants. The Google Translate app has a feature where you hover your camera over text, and it automatically translates it to your native language.
Our partners, One Sim Card have given all Moovit users an exclusive 40% discount off their international sim card until 14 August 2016. Click here to ensure you don’t have any surprise roaming charges when using all these great services in Rio.