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Parque Moscoso

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Inaugurado em 1912, o Parque Moscoso é o mais antigo parque de Vitória. Está situado no centro da cidade e possui um sinuoso lago com peixes e ilhas, cortado por pontes de concreto que imitam a textura de troncos, e vegetação essencialmente composta por espécies nativas de Mata Atlântica. Saiba mais...

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A: Igreja Sao Goncalo

by Jucatulli, 250 meters away

The church of S?o Gon?alo Archconfraternity belongs to Our Lady of Good Death and Assumption. The Cha...

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B: Igreja Sao Goncalo Vista

by Jucatulli, 250 meters away

Igreja Sao Goncalo Vista

G: igreja do Carmo-Vitória-ES-Brasil

by chagas-edson, 390 meters away

igreja do Carmo-Vitória-ES-Brasil

H: Romariadoshomens

by chagas-edson, 410 meters away

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Romariadoshomens

I: Samba Choro som

by Jucatulli, 430 meters away

Samba Choro som

J: Catedral Metropolitana

by Fotos Panorâmicas 360º de Pontos Turísticos, Praias e Eventos da Grande Vitória, 450 meters away

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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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