• Different resorts in Brazil

    Beach Resort Brazil (by filipe frade)

    Where you stay is important. The food, the room, the pool, the amenities. Don’t forget the recreational extras as well. Here is a review of some of the best resorts in Brazil.

    Vila Gale Cumbuco

    A quiet private resort for families or romantic couples. The resort has 465 rooms and bungalows available. It is home to the Satsanga Spa and is located on the Cumbuco Beach. It has areas for children, 5 restaurants, and pool. This all inclusive resort has everything you need.

    Ponta dos Ganchos Exclusive Resort

    This all inclusive resort is for guests 18 years of age or older. It is located in the south of Brazil and is considered on of the most romantic getaways. It has natural bungalows with fantastic views of the ocean. For an extra charge you can also enjoy a candle lit dinner in the gazebo, treatments at the Christian Dior Spa, or enjoy one of their fabulous massage tents.  (more…)

  • Top beaches of Brazil

    Ipanema beach, Rio de Janeiro

    The beaches of Brazil boast some of the most beautiful sites in all the world. Here is a list of the top beaches you must visit in Brazil.

    Alter do Chao, Para

    This beach is not on the ocean. It is in fact located on the majestic Amazon and is home to some of the most beautiful sights to be had while working on your tan. Relax the day away and grill some local fish in this Golden Paradise.

    Arpoador, Rio de Janeiro

    It’s at the end of Ipanema near the Copacabana. Actually it is technically an extension of Ipanema Beach, but offers stunning views and cliffs to take your breath away. It’s open all night if you’re looking to go for a late night swim. And is home to some of the best waves for surfers in the world.  (more…)

  • How to eat in Rio and Brazilian gastronomy

    How to eat in Rio and Brazilian gastronomy - Feijoada ingredientsRio de Janeiro is a city full of good restaurants. The city is not known for its high gastronomy but that is changing with time. Many colleges now have gastronomy courses and a brand new “Le Cordon Bleu” school has been opened in the city. While people that like fancy and very complex food might not be happy with the city restaurants, the “foodies” who are into homemade and typical dishes will be very pleased.

    But one question comes to mind, “What is the typical Brazilian food?”. It’s really hard to define what a typical Brazilian dish is. It’s such a large country that the food really varies from region to region. One thing is certain, there is much more than only rice and beans!

    Here are some dishes you might want to try.

    Carne-de-sol: It’s basically the Brazilian jerky, commonly used in the northeast. It’s a very dry and salty meat, present in many dishes.

    Bolo de rolo: Literally means “Rolled cake”. It’s a cake made out of Guava and very thin layers of cake. The guava filling melts in your mouth and makes a perfect balance with the cake layer.  (more…)

  • Hot Spots in Brazil and up-coming Sporting Events

    National Park Itatiaia - Véu de noiva waterfallBeautiful, energetic and vibrant environment, long and gorgeous “sun-kissing” shorelines are the identity of Brazil. Brazil is really a country which includes all this plus much more for the tourists from all over the world. The culture of the people regarding Brazil is extremely varied with a lot of influences. As the world’s fifth biggest country, Brazil possesses some of the most well-known attractions for its visitors coming here from all over the world. Let’s have a look on some of the most famous hot spots of Brazil, where anyone wants to visit.

    National Park “Itatiaia”

    Thought to be the earliest park in the country, it is situated near “Rio” and the waterfall named “Veu de Noiva” is the specialty of this park. A lot of bird lovers wish to begin their journey in Brazil from this park , because it has more than 250 beautiful and rare bird varieties. Visitors in the park can engage in different pursuits like climbing, hiking as well as trekking.

    Park of “Lagoa do Taquaral”

    Positioned at the Town of Campinas within Sao Paulo, the particular “Lagoa do Taquaral” area is really a gorgeous and also desirable urban lagoon. The area features of this park are a planetarium, a stadium, a museum of science, plus a children’s pool. In addition to these kinds of the park vacationers also can find kart and model airplane racing areas.  (more…)

  • Why To Visit Brazil

    Why To Visit Brazil - Corumbau - Praia BaianaWhether you are searching for a fascinating trip vacation destination to invest your holiday’s moments, hunting for a place to invest your bucks or perhaps want to have awesome leisure time inside a wonderful sunny location, Brazil is simply for you! Why you need to go there?

    You will find lots of reasons why to go to Brazil. An advanced sports fan you will not possibly require any more reasons, because as the coming events, “FIFA World Cup 2014” and “Summer Olympics 2016” being a strong reason. But also for other folks there is also one thing fascinating. For instance; miles long exotic beaches. Those seashores possess wonderful golden sands and also clear marine environments. Brazil’s seashores are usually the focal point to see relatives and also some buddies to invest quality moments together. If you do not like simply lounging back again as well as calming on the fine mud you can choose beach volleyball.

    Looking for more amusement? Fine: Rio Carnival. Brazilian everyone loves to get together, this is exactly why they have their own unique circus. This occurs each year in the month of February. So once a year Rio de Janeiro serves the 1000s of stunning as well as fun-filled folks desired to glance at the loss of feelings of the best event of the world. As well as the Brazilians are also famous as a “musical nation”. They will love to perform, chuckle, tune in to hot songs. Not to mention they’re a passionate associated with dance. These people not only like to do this but in addition discover how. Their own Latino design can be liked all across the globe.  (more…)

  • Video: The City of Samba – Tilt Shift of the Rio de Janeiro Carnaval

    Video: The City of Samba – Tilt Shift of the Rio de Janeiro CarnavalJust found an awesome video from the Carnaval in Rio de Janeiro. Keith Loutit and Jarbas Agnelli did an impressive tilt shift short film of this iconic carnaval in Rio de Janeiro of 5:47. The short film shows last years Carnaval including the beautiful surrounding scenery of the city of Rio de Janeiro during the day and at night, the build up for the carnaval, the incredible parade and the after show. If you like the Carnaval of Rio you have to watch this, check it out here below. (more…)