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Cool things to see in Manaus, Brazil

If you are a sports fan, chances are good that you have heard of the Brazilian city of Manaus by now. You may have had no clue that there was a thriving urban center in the midst of one of the more impenetrable jungles on the planet, but the booming rubber trade in the 19th century was to Brazil what the gold rush was to California. The images of this fascinating place may have moved you to include on your itinerary on an upcoming trip to Brazil. Soaring over the dense canopy of the Amazon

The Best Restaurants of Brazil!

"Galinhada" by Sérgio Savaman Savarese - originally posted to Flickr as GALINHADA. Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons - http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Galinhada.jpg#mediaviewer/File:Galinhada.jpg Brazilian cuisine can be sampled in the best restaurants of Brazil. The flavors of national dishes may vary across regions but they are many ingredients that are used across many dishes to help define the country’s unique flavors. In coastal Bahia for example, local cuisine has a strong African influence, mainly because most African slaves arrived there first and eventually settled there when slavery was abolished. If you want to sample Brazilian food, here is a list of the country’s best restaurants

Best Time To Visit Fortaleza, Brazil!

 If there’s one great thing about this city in the state of Ceara, it’s that there’s no particular “best time” to visit Fortaleza. Famous for the beautiful beaches that surround it, as well as the nearby fishing villages, Fortaleza is one of the most attractive tourist destinations in Brazil. It also hosts a very vibrant Carnaval celebration, a great opportunity for you to mingle with the locals, sample local cuisines and enjoy shopping. But if you want to save, enjoy the Carnaval season,