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After Rio and São Paulo, Belo Horizonte is the largest city in Brazil. So there are a lot of fun things to do. The...

21 graffiti in Brazil

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Ilhabela: beautiful island on the coast of São Paulo

It's very popular among Brazilian tourists, but less known in the rest of the world. The magnificent Island Ilhabela, 85% of which consists of...

The best açaí shop in Rio de Janeiro

A centuries-old slogan that adorns the facade of every reputable açaí business, with the result that no one believes it any more. This is...

Paraty: colonial port city

Paraty is one of the most beautiful colonial cities in Brazil. It's situated on the coast and served as a port from which gold...

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CHECKLIST

Useful list of things you should know, before travelling to Brazil.

SAVING TIP TRANSPORT

Travel within Brazil by bus. The excellent bus lines will take you day and night, cheap and comfortably to all corners of the country.

SAVING TIP AIRLINE TICKETS

Use the website Skyscanner for finding cheap airline tickets to Brazil and try to find the cheapest month.

SAVING TIP LUNCH

Have a hot lunch in the afternoon in a buffet style restaurant. These 'a quilo restaurants' allow you to make your own choice in what you eat and how much you eat. You pay the weight of your plate of food.