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Travelling on Brazilian Time

Traveling on Brazilian Time

Antonio Carlos Jobim once famously remarked, “Brazil is not for beginners.” Have time for a story? It's about traveling on Brazilian Time. by Scott Adams If...
Brazilians Speak Portuguese. Why Not Spanish? Connectbrazil.com explains

Brazilians Speak Portuguese, Not Spanish. Here’s Why.

Planning some Brazilian Day festivities? A little Portuguese might add to the ambiance. Yes, Brazilians speak Portuguese and not Spanish. As the only country...
Rio’s iconic Christmas tree is set to return to Lagoa after a two-year absence. Learn why at Connectbrazil.com

Watch Rio’s Iconic Christmas Tree Light Up The Night

Christmastime is here, and in the city of Bossa Nova's birth, that means the lighting of Rio's iconic Christmas tree. by Scott Adams   The family-friendly event...
Rio's Most Romantic Beaches at Connectbrazil.com

Rio’s Most Romantic Beaches? These Three Are Underrated.

Rio's most romantic beaches? Could you think of a better place to be on Valentine's Day?  You'll need three things: Your passport, your special...
Brazil ends Visas for US travelers in June and that will make your visit to the Land of Samba and Sun easier and more affordable. - Connectbrazil.com

Brazil Ends Visas For US Travelers

Brazil ends Visas for US travelers and that will make your visit to the Land of Samba and Sun easier and...

You Can Do This: Salvador’s Mercado Modelo

Salvador, Bahia is renowned as the nexus of Brazilian culture and for its close connections to Mother Africa. Truth is, there is nowhere else...
Garota da Urca

You Can Do This: Garota da Urca Bar

The Garota da Urca Bar (Av. Joao Luiz Alves 56) is one of the few remaining locations of the original Garota de Ipanema (Girl...

You Can Do This: Exploring Rio’s Santa Teresa

Crossing over from the patina of centuries-old Santa Teresa to the music and nightlife district of nearby Lapa has become a popular pastime for...
Jobim's Place On The Beach. A 'You Can Do This' story at Connectbrazil.com

You Can Do This: Find Jobim’s Place On The Beach

Jobim's place on the beach is easy to find:  Take a late-afternoon walk along Ipanema beach and you’re sure to see it: A statue...
EXPLORE MICHAEL PALIN’S BRAZIL DOCUMENTARY

Explore Michael Palin’s Brazil Documentary

Brazil is big. Bigger that the European continent, bigger than the United Sates. Its history and people are equally impressive and Michael Palin’s documentary...

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