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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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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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03 great craft beers you must taste in Rio de Janeiro

‘Uma gelada’ (translates as ‘an icy’ on google) thats how brazilians ask for a cold beer at bars, obviously due to high average anual temperatures. More than 90% of beers are pilsen and roughly the same percentage are concentrated in 05 brands of the Inbev brewery. You’ll find them in 99% of all bars, pubs […]

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Sports tourism becomes important in Brazil

Sport has been an increasingly frequent reason for traveling to Brazil, whether to participate in competitions or simply to watch. In April, we celebrate the World Day for Physical Activity, the International Sport Development Service and Peace and the World Health Day, and less than four months from the start of the Olympic Games in […]

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05 days in Florianopolis: day five – boat tour

Florianopolis Day 5 – Boat Ride On the last day you can relax on a boat tour of the city. Check out three suggestions: Scuna ride to the Anhatomirim Island – The Scuna leaves the center of a pier in the city center, close to ‘Hercilio Luz’ bridge, and makes two stops, the first on […]

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05 days in Florianopolis: day four – South Island

Florianopolis Day 4 – South Island On the fourth day the suggestion is to visit the South Island Beaches and the tour can start at the ‘Morro das Pedras’ Lookout, located near a retreat house, high on a hill with a beautiful panoramic view of the region. Then you can enjoy the tranquility of the […]

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05 days in Florianopolis: day three – Downtown

Florianopolis Day 3 – North of the Island and Downtown On the third day in Florianopolis in the southern state of ‘Santa Catarina’ – Brazil, you can visit other northern beaches of the island, starting from the ‘Praia do Forte’ beach, accessed by a small road on the lefthand corner of the Jurerê Beach. It […]

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05 days in Florianopolis: day two – north of the Island

Florianopolis Day 2 – North of the Island On our second day the destination is the north of the island and the trip can start at the ‘Santinho’ Beach, a spot with a wide strip of sand not as crowded as other beaches on the island which bares the famous ‘Costão resort’. On the site […]

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05 days in Florianopolis: day one – Jurere beach

We made a very interesting trip itinerary for you to enjoy the best places of Florianopolis. Where to stay? In the high tourism season it’s good to stay on or near the beach. During this period (from december till late Febuary early March) the traffic jams are frequent, so if you dont fancy facing long […]

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