If you are considering a visit to Brazil, let VBRATA be the first to welcome you. We are here to help you get the most out of planning and travelling to Brazil.
VBRATA is a not-for-profit travel organisation whose members are dedicated and committed to promoting Brazil as a tourist and cultural destination to both the travelling public and the travel trade.
When it comes to getting good and sound advice on travelling to and around Brazil, contact a VBRATA member. They are the real experts on everything Brazilian!
BRAZILIAN CULTURE & GASTRONOMY
Brazilian Culture & Gastronomy The richness of the culture and its variety comes from the people, one of the most ethnically diverse in the world. The south experienced a […]
BRAZIL OVERVIEW REGIONAL GIANT
Brazil is the giant of the Latin American region. It is the world’s fifth largest nation in terms of area and population. Its landmass is far larger than Europe combined or the continental USA, and it is just a small matter of being over 16-times larger in area than Europe; 35-times larger than the UK. Brazil is not really a country, it is more of a continent and you can’t explore continents in just a couple of days, so do give yourself the time to do Brazil justice when you do come visiting.
Brazil currently has a population of approximately 215 million. There are 23 metropolitan areas in the country with a population of over one million, of which São Paulo is the largest with 21 million residents, and Rio de Janeiro second with just over 12 million.
Although São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro are the better-known states of the Southeast, Minas Gerais and Espírito Santo [...]
Located just below the equator, the Northeast region is the third biggest in Brazil with a total area of [...]
View our online publications; “A Quick Guide to Brazil” with general travel information and “Bossa Brazil Magazine BBMAG” an [...]