Imprensa que eu Gamo, founded by journalists and one of Rio de Janeiro's best street Carnival groups, parades two Saturdays before Carnival in Laranjeiras.
Casa de Arte e Cultura Julieta de Serpa, in Flamengo, occupies a 1920 mansion given to a wife by a loving husband.
Bar do Careca, a traditional Belo Horizonte bar, is a favorite for its meat dishes and moqueca. Bar do Careca is a regular in Comida di Buteco, the city's bar food contest.
Feller Avenida Paulista photos - view pictures of rooms and amenities at the Feller Avenida Paulista, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Prainha, one of the best and most beautiful beaches in Rio de Janeiro, is surrounded by native rainforest, popular among surfers and non-surfers alike.
Multi Oral, an English-speaking dental clinic in Rio de Janeiro, offers services ranging from dental emergencies to complete oral rehabilitation treatments.
Ibicoara, at the southern tip of Chapada Diamantina National Park, is the gateway to Buracao Waterfall, one of the Chapada's top attractions.
Topo do Mundo is a mountaintop restaurant near Belo Horizonte with unequaled views of Serra da Moeda.
Amir, in Copacabana, started as a deli. Word of mouth helped it transition into an award-winning restaurant serving Middle Eastern food.
Join Patricia Ribeiro, About.com Brazil Travel Guide, on a virtual tour of Leblon along Delfim Moreira Avenue, from Cupertino Durao Street - where the Leblon Hostel is located - to the end of Leblon, an 11-block walk that will bring you to a lookout point with a fabulous view.
Photos of the parade which made Unidos da Tijuca the winners of Rio Carnival 2010 in the Special Group.
Antiquarius set a new standard for Portuguese cuisine when it opened in the 1970s, and it's still one of Rio's best restaurants.
Leblon Spot Design Hostel is one of the newest attractions on Rua Dias Ferreira, one of the most charming streets in Rio de Janeiro. See photos of Leblon Spot Design Hostel.
Cidade Maravilhosa Hostel, in Gloria, Rio de Janeiro. The hostel is located near the Lapa and Santa Teresa nightlife, with easy subway access to Rio's beaches.
Hotel Novo Mundo on Flamengo Beach, opened in 1940, has been renovated and gained a piano bar. Read about this Rio de Janeiro budget hotel with history, great views and updated comforts.
Sufridus de Copacabana debuts in Rio de Janeiro Carnival on Fat Tuesday 2009.
Waku Sese, one of best regional food restaurants and snack bars in Manaus, Brazil, serves açaí, guaraná and dishes made from Amazon fish and fruit.
Photos of Eñe in Rio de Janeiro, one of the top Spanish restaurants in Brazil. View photos by Debora Birn, guest reporter for the About.com Guide to Brazil Travel.
Find out what the beach water quality is in Sao Paulo State. Learn how to locate report cards for popular beach destinations such as Ubatuba, Ilhabela, Santos, Guaruja and Picinguaba on the beach water quality map by CETESB.