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Fly over Porto Alegre with a drone

April 18, 2013 2 Comments

These amazing panoramic images were produced by a drone, an unmanned miniature quad copter, that flew over Porto Alegre, the …

The best music of Rio Grande do Sul

October 1, 2012

This is the second of a series of posts that introduce some of the best composers, singers and musicians from …

What if Brazilian states were nations?

September 15, 2011 3 Comments

The Economist magazine asks this question in this week’s edition and reveals that:

São Paulo’s Gross Domestic Product and GDP per capita could …

7 memorable historic TV series

September 14, 2011

Brazilian TV, namely Rede Globo network, produced some high-quality historic series. These ones definitely deserve a visit:
1 – Casa das …

Porto Alegre in old postcards

August 1, 2011 3 Comments

Only 73,000 people lived in Porto Alegre, the capital of the Southern state of Rio Grande do Sul, in 1900. …

Brazil essentials: 18 Unesco World Heritage sites you must visit

May 17, 2011 3 Comments

This is the ultimate list of must-see Brazilian sites, the 18 historic towns and natural wonders that were included by United …