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Academia 1

The World > South America > Brazil

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A: INSIDE VISIT ROOM

by Eduardo Figueiredo de Macedo, 1.7 km away

THIS IS A VISIT ROOM FROM A APARTMENT LOCATED IN NATAL, RIO GRANDE DO NORTE, IN NORTHEAST FROM BRAZIL...

INSIDE VISIT ROOM

D: Centro de tourismo- Tourist centeri n Natal brazil

by jan dolk, 5.4 km away

This tourist center in Natal was in earlier time a prison and exist now out of little  handicraft sho...

Centro de tourismo- Tourist centeri n Natal brazil

E: shopping center in natal rn brazil

by jan dolk, 6.7 km away

shopping center in natal rn brazil

F: Iate Club in Natal/brasil

by David Lopes, 7.2 km away

Iate Club in Natal/brasil

H: The biggest bridge in Brazil ,Ponte Newton Nevarro in Natal

by jan dolk, 7.5 km away

Ponte de todos or  Ponte Newton Nevarro  is the second longest and one of the most beautiful bridges ...

The biggest bridge in Brazil ,Ponte Newton Nevarro in Natal

I: Forte dos reis from above

by jan dolk, 7.6 km away

Forte dos reis from above

J: Forte dos Reis Magos in Natal, Brazil

by jan dolk, 7.6 km away

Forte dos Reis Magos, near the mouth of the river Potengi is the most important monument in the city ...

Forte dos Reis Magos in Natal, Brazil

This panorama was taken in Brazil

This is an overview of Brazil

Here's your soundtrack. Okay, maybe they're not exactly brazillian but their music is awesome and their live shows legendary.

Now, Brazil covers almost half of South America and its Amazon rainforest is the world's largest jungle... which is rapidly getting cut down. The country is basically one giant botanical garden with some bangin' cities on its edges.

Brazil was colonized in 1808 by the royal court of Portugal, which was fleeing Napolean's troops. They didn't stay long, and Brazil won its independence in 1822.

Its biggest city, Sao Paulo, is the financial hub of South America. Brazil is the "b" in BRIC -- Brazil, Russia, India and China. These four were labeled the world's fastest developing large economies in the year 2001.

Brazil is known for three things: amazingly beautiful women, carnival, and Pele -- King of Football, Athlete of the Century, football ambassador of the world and a declared national treasure.

Brazillians can tell foreigners a mile away, by the way their hips move. Samba is built into the soul of brazil and carnival is when it bursts out into twenty-four hour undying explosions of sound on every street.

This picture of mask diving at the Taipus reefs makes me shed hot and salty tears all over my calendar, which is set on "January" right now.

Text by Steve Smith.

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