Curitiba Trip by Andre Bonavita (13739) 2015-04-17 - 2015-04-21
Curitiba was another travel made this year. We went there from April 17th to 21th. It is a nice travel with many places to visit. However since it was a brazilian holiday many places were closed. But we could visit 4 different malls, many restaurants, the Botanical Garden and the Largo Fair. Maybe we'll visit the city again to see more things. ... (full story) (50 photos)
1 DayTrip in Nova Friburgo by Andre Bonavita (13739) 2013-05-01 - 2013-05-01
Nova Friburgo is a nice city in the North of Rio de Janeiro state placed in the mountain range region, being one of the places with the low temperature in the Rio de Janeiro State.
In this one day we visit the Nova Friburgo Country Club that is a wounderful place with lakes, green fields and with want you can pay and enter in the club so you can use the pools and restaurant. Is was a very nice day with my wife there. ... (full story) (10 photos)
Itaipava - Rio's mountain city by Andre Bonavita (13739) 2013-11-14 - 2013-11-17
Itaipava is one of the coldest cities of Rio de Janeiro State. In fact it is a district of Petropolis city and placed in the Serra dos Orgãos Mountain range.
This trip was the last one I did with my wife before my son born. But We still traveling now with him in the arms :)
Itaipava is good to eat fondue and walk at the União e Industria Avenue apreciating the nice cold climate different from the hottest Rio de Janeiro city. ... (full story) (14 photos)
Ribeirão Preto City by Andre Bonavita (13739) 2013-10-27 - 2013-10-30
I visited Ribeirão Preto many times because almost every year the Brazilian Pharmacology Congress occours there. As a Member of the Brazilian Pharmacology Society and Pharmacology Professor I went many times the event.
Always I go there I took a moment for some photos. ... (full story) (38 photos)
Arraial do Cabo 2013 trip by Andre Bonavita (13739) 2013-05-30 - 2013-06-02
Arraial do Cabo is a cost city of Rio de Janeiro State. Rich in natural seascapes and one of the best places for diving in Brazil.
Always I can I visit Arraial do Cabo city. It is a wonderful place if you look for nature contact and fantastic beachs of calm clean waters. To me Arraial have the most pretties beachs of Rio de Janeiro State, together with the ones at Ilha Grande and Paraty cities. ... (full story) (10 photos)
BAHIA - BRAZIL by Rui de Camposinhos (11090) 2013-12-31 - 2014-01-01
Bahia Is one of the the states of Brazil, and is located in the eastern part of the country on the Atlantic coast. It is the fourth most populous Brazilian state after São Paulo, Minas Gerais and Rio de Janeiro, and the fifth-largest in size. Bahia's capital is the city of Salvador, or more properly, São Salvador da Bahia de Todos os Santos, and is located at the junction of the Atlantic Ocean and the Bay of All Saints, officially first seen by European sailors in 1501.
The name "bahia" is an archaic spelling of the Portuguese word baía, meaning "bay". ... (full story) (9 photos)
Petrópolis by Andre Bonavita (13739) 2012-08-18 - 2012-08-18
Our visit to Petrópolis city was in October of 2012. It was a 2 days trip where we visit some of the turistic places, including the Imperial Museum, the Crystal Palace and the Petropolis Cathedral. We realy recomend the adega/restaurant Bourdeux where we have a marvelous night dinner.
We try to return to Petropolis this year during the German Parties but all hotels were full. ... (full story) (28 photos)
Paraty Historical City by Andre Bonavita (13739) 2012-05-26 - 2012-05-27
Paraty is a city located in the south coastline of Rio de Janeiro state in the area known as Costa Verde (Green Coast) that extends to Sao Paulo. Other cities located in the region are Angra dos Reis, Ilha Grande and Mangaratiba at Rio de Janeiro and Ilha Bela e Ubatuba at São Paulo state... ... (full story) (28 photos)
São Paulo Gay Pride Parade 2011 by Jaed Fonseca Toledo (863) 2011-06-26 - 2011-06-26
São Paulo LGBT Pride Parade (Portuguese: Parada do Orgulho LGBT de São Paulo) is an annual gay pride parade that happens in Avenida Paulista, in the city of São Paulo, Brazil, since 1997. In the year of 2006, it was considered the biggest pride parade of the world by the Guinness Book of World Records. In 2010, the city hall of São Paulo invested R$ 1 million reais in the parade. The event is the second largest of the city, after only Formula One. ... (full story) (15 photos)
SOUTHERN-BRAZIL AND URUGUAY by Jorge Dias (68661) 2008-10-06 - 2008-10-26
Southern- Brazil and Uruguay share many cultural, historical and geographical elements.Travelling for these regions we can find many similar details and interesting things to discover. Most of places I am showing here aren't so famous tourist destinations but they deserve a chance to be discovered. ... (full story) (247 photos)
Chapada dos Veadeiros by Paulo Carvalho (47186) 2008-11-01 - 2008-11-01
The listed as a World Heritage Site by Unesco Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park is an ancient plateau with an estimated age of 1.8 billion years. The area of the park is around 655 square kilometres, located at Goias state. Its a 1,700 meters altitude place.
Its rock formations are one of the oldest on the planet. ... (full story) (20 photos)