Carnaval 2009 - Circuito Barra, Filhos de Gandhy
Construido em 1698,o Farol da Barra, o primeiro e o mais antigo do Brasil até hoje norteia as ...
This panorama is from Salvador, Bahia (Brazil).The place called Farol da Barra, is the first seapor...
This panorama is from Salvador, Bahia (Brazil).The place called Farol da Barra, is the first seaport ...
Pier do Forte Santo Antonio da Barra num dia de verão
Praia do porto da Barra em Salvador Bahia. Próxima do centro da cidade, a praia do Porto, como...
Porto da Barra - Salvador bahia confira mais fotos em www.conhecaobrasil.com
A praia do Porto da Barra está situada no bairro da Barra, banhada pela Baía de Todos os Santos. Loca...
Festa anual, que acontece no dia Dois de Fevereiro, em Homenagem a Mãe das Águas - Iema...
Rio Vermelho - Salvador Bahia foto por www.conhecaobrasil.com
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.