Enjoy Life the Brazilian Way
Brazilians know how to live the right way: enjoying life and not dwelling too much on outside worries. Find out more about Brazilian lifestyle here.
You were lying on the beach all day long and soaking up the Brazilian sun? What could be better than a delicious ice cream? If you have a hankering for this iced dessert while in Brazil, you should be on the lookout for a sorveteria, a Brazilian “ice-cream parlor”. Today, we introduce you to this great concept.
Would you like to get around by public transportation in Brazil? In Florianópolis no problem at all! But don't look for trains or a metro. They don’t exist in the city, like almost everywhere in Brazil. Instead, Florianópolis has a well-developed bus network that works reliably. In our article, we introduce it to you.
Brazilian Luana and her German partner Mathias are the founders of the German-Brazilian company brasil heroe. In their online store, the two sell high-quality beanbags made of fabric and leather, which are developed and manufactured by Luana's family members in São Paulo, because family comes in first place in Brazil.
The diplomatic relationship between Brazil and Germany began in 1871, when the first great wave of German immigrants arrived. In the south of Brazil, many German influences can still be seen today. When Brazilians have German roots they are very proud of it and like to tell about their ancestors. Overall, it can be said that Germany enjoys a high recognition in Brazil.
If you plan your trip to Brazil in the middle of June, you will be able to experience this event. Unlike in the US, Valentine's Day in Brazil is celebrated in June and not on February 14. This is because the world famous carnival takes place in the country in February and the two holidays are not meant to collide.
While our team mainly consists of Germans who have emigrated to Brazil, we would like to introduce you to the other side. There are also some Brazilians living in Germany who left their home country behind to start a new life. Two of them are Júlia (30) and Alex (23), which give us an interesting inside.
The fact that most names in Brazil have their origin in Portuguese is more or less self-explanatory. The special thing about Brazilian first names is that any word that has already been printed can be used as a first name. This leads to the fact that Brazilians have a lot of leeway in naming and like to take advantage of it.
Who hasn't been looking for an exciting movie or entertaining series on Netflix? The online streaming provider is very trendy. You can also watch series and movies from Brazil and really get in the mood for your trip to Brazil. Today, we recommend our favorites. Take a look and choose your program!
Alice Pataxó, Elison Santos, Juoga, are the names of the most famous indigenous influencers in Brazil. But instead of promoting Brazil vacations, products, and branded goods, as influencers usually do, indigenous people use their voices to fight prejudice and inform people about the traditions of their culture.
Brazil is often associated with rice, beans, and meat, but vegan and vegetarian diets play a considerable role. Most vegetarians or vegans live in the southeastern half of Brazil, especially in São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, and Curitiba. On a Brazil trip, it's no problem to eat meat-free or no animal products at all.