Brazil : 4 reports

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Latin America’s most beautiful landscapes

Quite literally strewn with natural wonders, the South American continent is a land of exceptional landscapes. Here are a few of the most spectacular, from a list that is far from exhaustive.
Parque Nacional Torres del Paine
Parque Nacional Torres del Paine
Puerto Natales
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A visit to the Pavão-Pavãozinho favela

Not many people think about striking out into Rio’s favelas. But despite the reputation of these underprivileged districts, some of them can be visited quite easily, like Pavão-Pavãozinho, which is just behind the Copacabana beach. Houses piled up on top of each other, walls painted in dif...
Copacabana Copacabana
Copacabana
Rio de Janeiro
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The historic treasures of Rio’s Centro

The Centro quarter is the financial heart of Rio de Janeiro, and has a rich cultural heritage as well. The splendid Theatro Municipal, the fabulous National Library, the posh hotels and lovely churches lining the large squares all take us on a historic tour of the country’s former capital, from its colonial past to independence.
Theatro Municipal de Rio Theatro Municipal de Rio
Theatro Municipal de Rio
Rio-de-Janeiro
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Copacabana, Ipanema : on the beach in Rio

Ipanema, Copacabana, Leblon: the very names of these legendary beaches promise idle hours in the sun. Soak up the rays on sandy shores, join in a game of ‘futevôlei,’ sip a cooling caipirinha... there’s a beach for every whim!
Copacabana Copacabana
Copacabana
Rio de Janeiro
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