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The Santa Teresa Tram Dispute

The Santa Teresa Tram Dispute

The Santa Teresa tram is at the heart of a dispute between the Rio de Janeiro government and Amast, the Santa Teresa neighborhood association.......[Read More]
Garden View

Garden View

Chez Wadi, a charming guest house on Manguinhos Beach, Buzios, is carefully managed by its owner. Read about Chez Wadi and see photos of the pousada.......[Read More]
Bedroom in the Double Studio

Bedroom in the Double Studio

Studio Formana, a guesthouse overlooking Lagoa da Conceicao, is one of the most charming places to stay in Florianopolis. Discover Studio Formana.......[Read More]
5 Places to See Colonial Brazil

5 Places to See Colonial Brazil

Five of the best places to see colonial architecture and learn about the history of colonial Brazil.......[Read More]
A Rainbow Splash in Copacabana

A Rainbow Splash in Copacabana

The Rio de Janeiro LGBT Pride Parade is one of the largest in Brazil. The annual event, takes place in Copacabana every October.......[Read More]
Carnival from Lapa, Rio de Janeiro

Carnival from Lapa, Rio de Janeiro

Quizomba is one of the best-known Rio de Janeiro Carnival blocos and bands. Quizomba goes out in Lapa.......[Read More]
Yakisoba

Yakisoba

Yakisoba is one of the most popular Japanese dishes sold at the Liberdade Fair in São Paulo, Brazil. ......[Read More]
SP Bars: Pé de Manga and Its Backyard

SP Bars: Pé de Manga and Its Backyard

Pe de Manga, a bar/restaurant in the Vila Madalena district, has one of the best areas for al fresco dining in Sao Paulo.......[Read More]
Salgueiro Carnival Parade 2009

Salgueiro Carnival Parade 2009

Photos of Salgueiro, champion of Rio de Janeiro Carnival 2009 in the Special Group Parade on the Sambodromo.......[Read More]
Luxury Apartment

Luxury Apartment

The InterCity Premium Florianopolis, a three-star hotel in downtown Florianopolis, is a clean and efficient hotel with great bay views and reasonable rates. Learn more about the InterCity Florianopolis.......[Read More]
São Paulo's King of Theaters

São Paulo's King of Theaters

The Municipal Theater (Teatro Municipal), opened in 1911 and restored in time for its centennial, is one of the top attractions and architectural highlights in Sao Paulo, Brazil.......[Read More]
Mountain Getaway and Environmental Institute in Petrópolis, Brazil

Mountain Getaway and Environmental Institute in Petrópolis, Brazil

Fazenda da Samambaia, in Petropolis, dating from the 18th century, is a lovely mountain getaway, a hostel and the headquarters of an environmental institute.......[Read More]
Art Deco Hangout by Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas

Art Deco Hangout by Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas

Bar Lagoa, a popular hangout by Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas opened in 1934, has art deco interiors, good draft beer and hearty food.......[Read More]
Couple

Couple

The Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden attracts couples to its lush and peaceful landscapes.......[Read More]
Kuikuro Boy

Kuikuro Boy

Photos of a Kuikuro boy from Xingu National Park during the annual visit to Toca da Raposa, São Paulo. Photographer: Pedro Rezende. Every year Toca da Raposa, near Sao Paulo, receives about 50 members of the Kuikuro indigenous tribe for a month-and-a-half long visit at a replica of their village, op......[Read More]
Rio Beaches at Sunset

Rio Beaches at Sunset

Photos of Arpoador and Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro at sunset and after sunset. Daylight savings allows beachgoers to enjoy the beach until later in summer 2010.......[Read More]
Beija-Flor 2011 Parade Photos

Beija-Flor 2011 Parade Photos

Photos of Beija-Flor, champions of Rio de Janeiro Carnival 2011's main parade on the Sambodromo.......[Read More]
Carnival in Belo Horizonte

Carnival in Belo Horizonte

Carnival in Belo Horizonte is rich both in samba school and bloco parades. Find out what's going on this year.......[Read More]
Semi-Precious Gemstones

Semi-Precious Gemstones

Photos of the Arts & Crafts Fair at República Square in São Paulo, Brazil......[Read More]
The Novogratz House in Trancoso

The Novogratz House in Trancoso

Casa do Morro, in Trancoso is the Novogratz family's beach retreat and a designer haven you can rent for your own Bahia vacation.......[Read More]