Posts Tagged 'Travel to Brazil'

Getting Relaxed and Cultural in Ouro Preto

For history lovers, Ouro Preto is a fantastic destination. The city is located in a valley in the state of Minas Gerais, and is home to some of the most beautiful natural museums in Brazil. The name Ouro Preto (Black

5 things to do outdoors in São Paulo

I don’t mean to rub it in – especially if you’re braving the cold right now – but the last few weeks in São Paulo have been SUPER hot! This works out great as there are many things to do outside in the city and around. Here’s a list of things to do in Sampa while soaking the rays.

Where to go in São Paulo

Rosana McPhee is a São Paulo native who returned to her hometown recently to explore some foodie-related places and sites of interest in the city she was born. Here she gives some suggestions of places to see and things to do in São Paulo.

Yoga Retreats in Brazil

With the demanding routines and daily stresses of modern day living, not to mention the temptations to indulge, it’s become more and more difficult to stick to New Year’s resolutions like healthy eating and regular exercise.

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.

Things to see & do in São Paulo – December/January

Normally, life in São Paulo – just like in many other huge cities – is one hell of a rat race. The traffic jams, the heat, the rain, the overcrowding. Add to that the present festive season mayhem. You want

The Hippie-Chic Village of Trancoso

Trancoso is a small Bahian town, founded in 1586 with just two rows of houses, a lawn and a church. Now, it’s been renovated into hotels, bars and restaurants, creating a charming travel destination.

João Pessoa: An Escape for Life

I had read a lot about João Pessoa and it seemed to be a good place for our young family for all the right reasons. I was particularly interested in the cultural side of things: plenty of theatres, parks, places

Buzios: Full of Brazilian Charm

Buzios is a major tourist destination in Brazil. This little peninsula, just off the coast of Rio de Janeiro attracts travellers from around the world! Its beautiful beaches, brightly coloured ocean, and charming village make it a hit among Brazilians and foreign vacationers.

Boipeba’s Natural Marvels

Boipeba – much-hyped in recent years as the hot, new, unspoilt Brazilian beach destination – certainly runs the risk of suffering this fate. One of the islands of the Tinharé archipelago, off the southern stretch of the coast of Bahia state, Boipeba is undoubtedly a paradise.