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Patricia Ribeiro

Updated Articles and Resources

By Patricia Ribeiro

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Hotel Pousada Canto das Águas Created: Thursday, April 12, 2012 Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014
      Hotel Pousada Canto das Aguas is one of the best places to stay in Lencois, the main gateway to Chapada Diamantina. Read a review.
    • Carnival in Ouro Preto Created: Friday, October 31, 2008 Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014
      Carnival in Ouro Preto is all about blocos, or Carnival groups, many of which are formed in the city's university student co-ops. Read about changes in Carnival 2010.
    • Nude Beaches in Brazil Created: Friday, July 25, 2008 Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014
      Find Brazil nude beaches where the principles of true naturism are observed.
    • Passos - Stations of the Cross in the Brazilian Semana Santa Created: Wednesday, March 12, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Passos, or Steps, are tiny chapels - self-standing or embedded in colonial constructions, that open once a year during Holy Week rituals in Brazil.
    • Drinking Water Safety in Brazil Created: Thursday, August 25, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Despite reassuring reports issued regularly by water providers, the consumption of filtered or bottled mineral water is widespread in Brazil.
    • Where to Buy Havaianas in Rio de Janeiro Created: Sunday, October 19, 2008 Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014
      You're wondering where you can buy a pair on Sunday morning, before going to the beach, when most stores in Rio are still closed. Read on.
    • Anda Created: Saturday, July 17, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      Anda, in the Santo Antonio, is one of the best gay and gay-friendly clubs in Belo Horizonte.
    • Poço Azul Created: Thursday, March 27, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      Poco Azul - Top Attractions in Chapada Diamantina, Brazil
    • Bar da Lora Created: Tuesday, June 15, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      Bar da Lora, in Belo Horizonte's Central Market, is one of the city's best loved bars and the winner of local bar contest Comida di Buteco 2010.
    • Bar da Pracinha Created: Saturday, October 03, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      Bar da Pracinha, opened in 1943, is located in verdant Alto da Boa Vista, in Rio's North Side.
    • Pousada Taipú de Fora Created: Friday, October 30, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      Pousada Taipu de Fora is one of the best hotels in Barra Grande, on the Marau Peninsula, Bahia, Brazil.
    • Liquido Created: Saturday, February 05, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      Liquido serves healthy foods and juice in Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro. Read about Liquido, one of the best reataurants for healthy food in Rio.
    • Jean et Marie Created: Thursday, April 09, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      Jean et Marie, in Itaim, is one of Sao Paulo's finest patisseries and chocolateries.
    • Baden Baden Created: Friday, March 20, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      baden baden, campos do jordao, brazil
    • Antares Club/Hotel Lagoinha Created: Thursday, June 02, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      Club Antares/Hotel Lagoinha is an option for reasonably-priced stays on Lagoinha Beach in the north of Florianopolis, Brazil. Learn about guest rooms at Hotel Lagoinha.
    • Bloco do Berimbau Created: Wednesday, February 02, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      Bloco do Berimbau, the world's first capoeira bloco, or Carnival group, parades in the streets of Olinda every Carnival. Read about Bloco do Berimbau.
    • Joaquina Beach Hotel Created: Sunday, January 09, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      Joaquina Beach Hotel, a few steps from famous Joaquina Beach, is one of the best located hotels in Florianopolis, Brazil.
    • Poço Encantado Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014
      Poco Encantado (Enchanted Pool), in Chapada Diamantina, is famous for the beauty of its karst topography and transparent waters hit by sunlight during part of the year.
    • Lapa Doce Created: Tuesday, November 06, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, April 01, 2014
      The Lapa Doce cave, in Iraquara, is part of one of the largest cave systems in Brazil and a top attraction in Chapada Diamantina.
    • Praia da Pipa Hotels Created: Thursday, August 18, 2011 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Discover the top places to stay in Praia da Pipa, the most touristic beach district of Tibau do Sul, Brazil.
    • Hotel de Lençóis Created: Thursday, April 19, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Review of Hotel de Lençóis, one of the best places to stay in Lencois, the main gateway to Chapada Diamantina in Bahia, Brazil.
    • Fazenda Yrerê Created: Sunday, March 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Fazenda Yrere, near Ilheus, is one of the Cocoa Coast's producing farms which can be visited by tourists.
    • Ilhéus Attractions: Paintings by Jane Hilda Badaró Created: Saturday, January 04, 2014 Updated: Sunday, March 30, 2014
      Ilheus artist Jane Hilda Badaro finds inspiration in the vibrant beauty and culture of Bahia's Cocoa Coast.
    • Fazenda da Samambaia Created: Sunday, November 13, 2011 Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014
      Fazenda da Samambaia, in Petropolis, dating from the 18th century, is a lovely mountain getaway, a hostel and the headquarters of an environmental institute.
    • Peter Lund Museum Created: Thursday, March 27, 2014 Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014
      The Peter Lund Museum is one of the attractions on a touristic cave route newly launched in Minas Gerais, Brazil.
    • Maquiné Cave Museum Created: Monday, August 19, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014
      The Maquiné Cave Museum, opened in Cordisburgo, Minas Gerais in 2013, is the gateway to one of Brazil's most impressive caves.
    • Museum of Mines and Metal Created: Thursday, January 09, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014
      The Museum of Mines and Metal (MMM, or Museu das Minas e do Metal) is one of the attractions in the Praca da Liberdade Cultural Circuit in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
    • Cachaça Museum in Salinas Created: Wednesday, April 03, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014
      The Cachaca Museum in Salinas, Minas Gerais highlights the area's appeal to aficionados of Brazil's signature distilled drink.
    • Hotels and Pousadas in Praia do Rosa Created: Wednesday, August 27, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, March 25, 2014
      Hotels in Praia do Rosa, one of the most beautiful beaches in Brazil. Praia do Rosa, a district of Imbituba, in Santa Catarina, is a member of the Most Beautiful Bays in the World Club.
    • Palácio da Liberdade Created: Thursday, August 15, 2013 Updated: Tuesday, March 25, 2014
      Palacio da Liberdade (Liberty Palace), a historic seat of government turned into an interactive museum. is a top attraction in Belo Horizonte sightseeing.
    • Sheraton Rio Hotel & Resort Created: Thursday, May 26, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, March 25, 2014
      Sheraton Rio Hotel & Resort, has some of the best attractions for kids and families in Rio de Janeiro.
    • The Kuikuro Visit to Toca da Raposa Created: Friday, April 18, 2008 Updated: Monday, March 24, 2014
      Meet the Kuikuro, a Brazilian indigenous people from Xingu National Park, during their annual visit to Toca da Raposa, a cultural and leisure center near São Paulo.

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