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To only associate the word “Brazil” with it´s most iconic city -- Rio de Janeiro -- is to see Brazil through a narrow lens, doing a disservice to the diversity of the country. Luckily for you, AllTheRooms has put together a fun list of places in Brazil beyond Rio de Janeiro that are equally worth visiting.
The Iguazu Falls is a manifestation of nature's glory. It's no surprise that it is recognized as one of the New 7 Wonders of Nature. With close to 275 waterfalls bordering both Brazil and Argentina, it is the largest waterfall system in the world. There's a lot of debate around which side to visit, but we decided to go on a journey chasing waterfalls on both sides!
Brazil has it all--vibrant culture, amazing nightlife, gorgeous coastlines, and tasty foods and drinks. You will leave this sensational country with your mind, body, and spirit full. Here are 9 Brazilian foods and drinks to try while in Brazil.
Beaches are a huge part of Brazilian culture. While in Rio, my friend Phenesse and I had grand plans of soaking up the sun and spending a lot of time on the beach while sipping caipirinhas. However, the rainy and cloudy weather disrupted those dreams. We traveled in December/January, which is the summer/rainy season in Rio. Needless to say, when we arrived in Salvador, we were on a mission to have our dream beach experience!
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