Posts Tagged 'Paraty'

Finding hidden paradises in Brazil

Brazil, for most people, conjures up sun, sea, carnival and football. But, venture outside the recognized tourist areas and there are many breath-taking landscapes, inspiring attractions and wonderful places to stay.

Brazil Bound with Michael Sommers

Michael Sommers is the author of Moon Brazil and Moon Rio de Janeiro, two great guidebooks for anyone looking to explore the country. We sat down with Michael to ask him a few questions about Brazil, and how best to enjoy the country.

Books & coffee: Paraty’s FLIP

Everything began in 2003. It was the first year of FLIP – Festa Liter√°ria Internacional de Paraty (Paraty International Literary Festival) – and despite the lack of pretensions on the part of the organisers, who were afraid of a huge