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Rio De Janeiro is the ‘Marvelous City’, Really

Post on July 1, 2014, 1:00 pm by admin 1 Comments

Rio de Janeiro is truly unique in geography, and sambas to its own rhythm.  Although it is a big, hectic city with a population of 6.3 million, its laid-back charm, its predilection for good times, its tropical vibe and, of course, its beaches make the Rio brand unmistakable.  The sheer stone mountains that drop into Continue Reading…

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Amazon May Be Sweltering, But Brazil Still Wants You to Visit

Post on June 25, 2014, 1:00 pm by admin 1 Comments

If you’ve been watching the World Cup lately, you may have taken not of how teams have wilted in the heat and humidity of Manaus.  But never mind all that, the Amazon offers many treasures that Brazil would like you to examine up close and personally.  From pink dolphins to ecolodges, Brazil hopes the World Continue Reading…

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Brazil Might Still Reap Economic Benefits from the World Cup

Post on June 19, 2014, 1:00 pm by admin 0 Comments

After averaging 4.5 percent per year GDP growth over the last decade, Brazil has begun a two-year (2014-15) slowdown, stunted by falling commodity prices, rising inflation and wilting consumer confidence. Chest beating Brazil, leader of the BRIC countries, resource rich and business savvy, seems to have lost its mojo. Like a salesmen whose hit a Continue Reading…

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