This is one of the most famous Avenues in the world. Avenue Atlântica at Copacabana Beach, The Sea's Princess
Reveillon 2008. All the preparations to the big party are moving on at Rio. Because of a strong relig...
Wikipedia: "Yemanja is an orisha, originally of the Yoruba religion, who has become prominent in many...
The Reveillon at Copacabana beach at Rio De Janeiro is world famous for being one of most festive on ...
New Years 2008 Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro
foto tirada no interior da Favela do Cantagalo hoje vivendo uma nova realidade depois da UPP Rio de...
The fort occupies an area of approximately 114,000 m2 and was inaugurated on September 28, 1914. Its ...
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.