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View from Sugarloaf mountain (Rio de Janeiro; Brazil)  

View from Sugarloaf mountain (Rio de Janeiro; Brazil)

Two beach towns - more ups than downs!

October 18th 2017
Moving swiftly on from Sao Paulo, the resort town of Buzios, located roughly a 3-hour drive east of Rio, is a little-acknowledged beachside town dubbed by those in the know as the 'St Tropez of Brazil', so let's see how that translates into the context of the everyday. I ... read more
South America » Brazil » Rio de Janeiro » Rio de Janeiro

Brazilian Flag Following three centuries under the rule of Portugal, Brazil became an independent nation in 1822. By far the largest and most populous country in South America, Brazil overcame more than half a century of military intervention in the governance of t... ... read more
15th June 2018


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