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Cultural Traditions in Brazil by Molly Aloian 918.1 ALO Brazil's culture is a blending of ancient traditions passed down by the native peoples, and the religion and culture of Brazil's Portuguese conquerors. This fascinating book describes how native and Portuguese traditions, beliefs, and rituals have combined.


Out of the jungle, and on to Salvador, the capital of Brazil's northern state of Bahia where Brazilian samba was born. This will be our chance to learn some new moves on the dance floor and on the drums.

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Barraca Dois Irmãos

Feira de São Cristóvão is a melting pot on Friday and Saturday nights, as in you'll be able to witness all the northeastern culture of Brazil has to offer. From local cuisine to music and dances, travel around Brazil without having to leave Rio.


Foz do Iguaçu Folkloric Show with Dinner from Puerto Iguazú After you’ve spent your day exploring Iguassu Falls, spend the night experiencing a little South American culture! Cross the border from Argentina to Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil, for an evening of Latin American music and dancing accompanied by Brazilian cuisine. You’ll enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet of Brazilian specialties before being entertained by a folkloric show that highlights the dances and songs of Central ...

Brazilian Women Ramp up Fight Against Femicide with Open Data An art installation on Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana beach calls attention to femicide and the culture of gender violence in Brazil. | Foto: Reuters