Unique Easter Traditions in Brazil

Unique Easter Traditions in Brazil

Having the largest Catholic population in the world, Brazil celebrates Easter with rituals similar to those of other Catholic countries.  During the Holy Week-Semana Santa in Portuguese, visitors arrive in the historic cities to experience the traditional Catholic rituals on the cobblestone streets and in the old churches where the Mass is held. If you would like to learn more or even experience the Easter traditions in Brazil, keep reading on and enjoy our guide about Unique Easter tradition... [ read more ]

Short Travel Guide to Salvador de Bahia

Short Travel Guide to Salvador de Bahia

Salvador de Bahia is the capital of the Bahia state in Brazil. The city is also known as the birthplace of the Brazilian culture and it is a famous tourist destination spot, as it has a charming old town, a vibrant cultural life and a very popular carnival celebration. The locals are easy going, open minded, and friendly people. So if you are interested about traveling to the city, read our short travel guide to Salvador de Bahia and enjoy! Get in All of the biggest Brazilian airlines have... [ read more ]

Useful Accommodation Tips in Rio de Janeiro

Useful Accommodation Tips in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro is one of the most popular city in South America and also the 2nd largest in Brazil. There are at least 5 things that people immediately associate, when they hear Rio de Janeiro. Which are these 5 things? So here they are: Samba, Carnival, Copacabana, Ipanema and Chris the Redeemer. However the city of Rio has much more attractions that are worth see. Some of the visitors think that because it is a world-wide known city, is hardly affordable for budget travelers, but no, as ther... [ read more ]

Top Things to Do and See in the Fascinating Foz do Iguacu

Top Things to Do and See in the Fascinating Foz do Iguacu

Foz do Iguacu is one of the most tourist friendly states of Parana, Brazil, known as a gateway to both Argentina and Paraguay. It is a world- wide known tourist resort, as it hosts the wonderful Iguacu Falls. The city is characterized by fascinating cultural diversity with varied ethnic groups originating from Argentina, Paraguay, China and Lebanon. Because the predominant industry is tourism, this part of South America has become something of a tourist hot-spot and if you want to discover, ha... [ read more ]