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Artrio 02 - Feira Internacional de Arte Contemporânea - Píer Mauá - Por Videopontocom

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C: Artrio - Feira Internacional de Arte Contemporânea - Píer Mauá - Por Videopontocom

by Mauricio Rubio - Videopontocom, less than 10 meters away

Artrio - Feira Internacional de Arte Contemporânea - Píer Mauá - Por Videopontocom

D: Rio de Janeiro, Gamboa, Praça Coronel Assunção, Silo number 5 - Tojek_VFX

by Jon Tojek, 1.5 km away

This is taken on a Sunday afternoon in a small old downtown Rio neighborhood called Gamboa. The area ...

Rio de Janeiro, Gamboa, Praça Coronel Assunção, Silo number 5 - Tojek_VFX

E: Pano Rio Street Factory Bg V02

by Jon Tojek, 1.5 km away

Pano Rio Street Factory Bg V02

F: Rio Carnival 2011 - Sapucai Avenue few hours before event

by Farjoun, Daniel, 1.7 km away

This is the middle of the Sapucaí Avenue. Few hours from this momment this place will be crowded, ful...

Rio Carnival 2011 - Sapucai Avenue few hours before event

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by Mauricio Rubio - Videopontocom, 1.8 km away

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by Mauricio Rubio - Videopontocom, 1.8 km away

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by Mauricio Rubio - Videopontocom, 1.8 km away

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by Mauricio Rubio - Videopontocom, 1.8 km away

This panorama was taken in Rio de Janeiro, 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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