Brazilian Capoeira

Capoeira is a Brazilian art form which combines fight, dance, rhythm and movement. Capoeira is a dialog between players – a conversation through movement which can take on many shades of meaning. The details of capoeira’s origins and early history …

Solange Knowles chooses Trancoso for her honeymoon in Brazil

After a stressful end to her previous wedding Solange, Beyonces sister and her new husband Alan Ferguson have been celebrating their love on their honeymoon in Trancoso, Bahia, Brazil!

Beyoncé’s sister shared lots of gorgeous pics on Solange Knowles Instagram

Another property scam lures British investors into buying land in Brazil

burity_baySeveral British investors were lured with the valuation of land in Brazil with the realization of the World Cup and the 2016 Olympics and were eventually the target of a scam, according to BBC Brazil.

Alleged entrepreneurs from a real …

Now that David Beckham bought his house in Brazil, see if you can also buy yours

Now that David Beckham bought a house in Brazil, there are probably many foreigners wondering if they could also buy a house in Brazil. The famous soccer(football) player has just purchased a house at the increasingly gentrified Favela do Vidigal, …

Using your smartphone in Brazil?! Forget about it!

To start off it’s a risk because you might get robbed, but to use your smartphone in Brazil is also hard for other reasons. For the second time, the mobile operators have failed to achieve the goals of the Brazilian …

Brazilian indian native shot with a harpoon travels 2 days with it in his face

A brazilian indian native of 15 years old had his face perfurated by a harpoon in a community in the town of São Gabriel da Cachoeira, 852 km from Manaus, when he was mistaken by a fish. The accident occurred …

Cat is caught in Brazil bringing saws and cell phones to inmates inside the jail

A cat was caught by correctional officers entering a prison in Brazil at the turn of the year. On his body, wrapped with tape, there were saws, drills, a headset, a memory card, a cell phone, batteries and a mobile …

NYT features Três Rios, in its real estate section… this blog had already featured Tres Rios as a good place for property investment

On November 21st, the real estate section of the New York Times, Great Homes and Destinations, featured a farmhouse in the town of Três Rio, south of the state of Rio de Janeiro, in Brazil. The article shows the …