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3 Top idyllic beaches in Paradise Bahia Brazil

01 – Itacare This idyllic destination in Bahia Brazil has its name from native indigenous language Tupi mening ‘rock alligator’. South of the state capital – Salvador – Itacare sits on the Cocoa coast of Brazil in the massive state of Bahia. An idyllic destination meant for those looking for contemplation and peace Itacare is […]

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Top 03 Bahia beaches – Brazil

Sargi beach - Bahia Brazil

01 – Itacarezinho The cocoa coast of Bahia – Brazil is filled with delicious beaches and none more than the Itacarezinho beach some 10 miles south of the small town of Itacare. Little Itacare only in name this 2 mile beach counts with a good restaurant strucutre – something rare in the region – along […]

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Unique and unusual places to stay in Rio de Janeiro and Brazil

Private Yacht in Paraty – Rio de Janeiro The boat is anchored in the bay, near the quay of the schooners, in the Historic Center of Paraty in Rio de Janeiro state. Boarding is done with an inflatable boat with a 15hp engine. No one better than the sailor Michel to be your host on […]

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Brazil – Top Beaches in southern Bahia – Trancoso

Trancoso in Southern Bahia – Brazil Of the 7500 km of Atlantic coast in Brazil the 300 or so km of southern Bahia are ranked as some of the best beaches of all the southern ocean. The small village of Trancoso in southern Bahia was the place where for the first time the portuguese anchord […]

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7 unforgettable beaches you must see in Brazil

HighwayBrazil selected 7 unforgettable beaches you must see! Check it out! 7. Central Beach Camboriú: Is where everything happens. The southern capital of Florianopolis (in the state of Santa Catarina) has it all: restaurants, bars, hotels, nightclubs and a delightful bike lane on the seaside, which leads to a very busy area where people practice […]

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Brazilian Carnival

For some its just 05 days (2 bankholidys) off the job, but for a great deal of pepole its this one special moment during the year where you can just let it go loose and party on. From north to south east to west the country errupts into several days of pure festivity. Begins the Brazilian […]

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The most exciting places for Hiking Trekking in Brazil

Trekking in the Chapada Diamantina/Bahia – Pati Valley Amazing scenery and perfect trails. These are two aspects that the visitor soon realizes when arriving at the Chapada Diamantina, more precisely in the Pati Valley. Trekking there is suitable for those looking for a complete challenge, which combines contact with nature with an ideal physical activity […]

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Brazil’s 10 Best Tropicalia Albums: Pop, Psychedelia & Politics

The late 1960s in Brazil saw the emergence of a short-lived though immensely prolific musical movement: Tropicalia. Combining genres like Samba or Forró with experimentalism and psychedelia, Tropicália engaged with political issues that had real relevance for Brazil, which at the time was living under a military dictatorship. It is not surprising that many Tropicália […]

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Porto Seguro best beaches in all of Brazil

‘Porto Seguro‘ (Safe harbour) is the main door way for enterering the south Bahia beaches. Porto itself has inumerable hotels/hostels/inns for all pockets and likes. The neighbouring village of Arraial d’ajuda – just a 20 min ferry crossing the Durnheim river – has an equal amount of accomodations – often in better style. Formerly known […]

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