Best Places to Buy Traditional Arts and Crafts in Brazil

Best Places to Buy Traditional Arts and Crafts in Brazil

Historically, handicrafts have received little recognition as an art form in Brazil. However, in the last few decades it has been gaining popularity for celebrating local culture and restoring traditions. Naturally creative, the Brazilian people value the importance of telling stories about their beautiful country, cultivating a family tradition and art form that has been handed down from generation to generation. Handicrafts have become a major business opportunity that generates income, sti... [ read more ]

Best time to visit Brazil

Best time to visit Brazil

It’s never easy to choose the perfect time to visit a foreign country. Whether it’s a holiday or a business trip we provide you some information trying to make your decision easier. The best time to visit Brazil is definitely from April to June and August to October. Business visitors should avoid mid-December to the end of February, when it is hot and people are on holiday. In these months, hotels, beaches and transport tend to be very crowded. July is a school holiday month. If visiting ... [ read more ]

Top five safety information visiting Brazil

Top five safety information visiting Brazil

Safety is a large concern when visiting any foreign city, let a lone a vast country such as Brazil, and such concerns are undeniably justified. Crime rate in Brazil had a fairly high crime rate in the late 1980's, one that has been drastically reduced, in large part due to the countries' high focus on tourism. Reading this short safety information guide including various contact numbers, local police chapters your misconception will hopefully clear up regarding that many people initially hold... [ read more ]

The most beautiful beaches of Florianopolis

The most beautiful beaches of Florianopolis

Florianopolis is the major tourist attraction of Santa Catarina because of its beautiful beaches, surrounding islands and also the town itself. At the edge of the city there are mountains, mangroves, and sand dunes making the city a popular base for island excursions that have a more remote, tranquil setting. Cariho American Indians were the first inhabitants of Florianopolis area when the Portuguese arrived in the 17th century. In 1714 the territory first named Desterro had the category of a... [ read more ]