Welcome to the Brazil Blog of Aventura do Brasil!
We, as expatriates, share our knowledge
We are pleased to share news, trends and curiosities about Brazil with you here. Given that we live in Brazil, we constantly acquire new experiences that we do not want to keep to ourselves, be they funny, informative or adventurous. In our subsections (Sports, Culture, Adventure, Lifestyle, Social Engagement, Eco, Events and Travel Advice) the Aventura do Brasil team regularly collects new insider knowledge and summarizes it for you on our Brazil Blog.
Our aims are not strictly limited to enthusiastic Brazil fans. We also hope to reach newcomers with our passion. This material also serves as a wonderful resource in preparing for your trip.
Wouldn’t you want to know where the most beautiful beaches and hiking routes are in Brazil? Our Travel Advice section gives it all away.
Are you an adventure junkie seeking not just relaxed beach getaways but real action? The Adventure section provides you with great ideas.
Did you know that Havaianas and coffee make great souvenirs? Maybe you just want to learn from humorous, confident and unbiased Brazilians? The Lifestyle section provides further information.
Is there a Brazilian national sport besides soccer? Learn more in the Sports section.
If you are an advocate of eco-tourism, the Eco section will show you the most interesting Brazilian destinations.
Would you like to identify and champion social initiatives? No problem. In the Social Engagement section we present some projects that you can visit and support.
Do you like to celebrate and party? The Events section will shed light on when and where this is best done in Brazil.
Brazil also has a lot to offer for culture enthusiasts. In the Culture section we draw your attention to such highlights.
Benefit from the insider knowledge of the Aventura do Brasil team and read carefully so that you can come up with exciting anecdotes for your next social gathering. Check our blog regularly and always stay up to date with the latest news in Brazil!
It is assumed that many new active substances can be discovered in the Amazon Rainforest because the Amazon region is one of the most biologically diverse sources on the planet. This is also where the so-called curanderos, native healers, can be found, who pass on the knowledge of traditional medicine from generation to generation.
Informal residential neighborhoods are transforming, providing space for cultural events and new concepts for urban development, and are increasingly being discovered by tourism and artists. Some are even emerging as the city's new trendy neighborhoods, serving as a source of inspiration for urbanists and city planners worldwide.
Charming Búzios is located on a peninsula lined with 17 beautiful beaches. The Mediterranean atmosphere with cobbled streets and a picturesque waterfront contributes to the image of the Brazilian Saint-Tropez. Whether in the water, on land, or in the air - there is never a dull moment in Búzios!
One of the most famous bossa nova hits from Brazil and also played a lot internationally is "Girl from Ipanema", composed by Tom Jobim and Vinícius de Moraes. Roberto Menescal, one of the founders of bossa nova, says that he and his friends were looking for more modern, happy music whose lyrics spoke about what they felt. Continue reading!
The Cerrado is hardly in the focus of the world public or a Brazil trip, although nature could hardly be more varied: crystal clear and turquoise blue rivers, countless waterfalls, tropical forests, canyons, plateaus, and wide grass and bush landscapes characterize the image of the Cerrado.