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The Diverse World of Brazilian Music!

Brazilian music is some of the most diverse in the world and has evolved over the last 500 years. It has  given birth to many different styles and dances. Despite African, Amerindian, and European influences, Brazil produced a variety of original and unique sounds. Some of these original tunes have even risen to international popularity, most famously "The Lady from Ipanema" a Bossa Nova classic, and the recent pop hit, "Ai Se Eu Te Pego". Below are some of the most popular styles of Brazilian music. 1. Read more [...]

Top Destinations In Olinda

The top destinations in Olinda make this city not only an ideal place for retirement but also as an interesting holiday destination in Brazil and South America.  The city is steeped in history, being one of the oldest cities in Brazil and its city centre has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage site. In addition to historical infrastructures, Olinda is also home to numerous art studios. Here are some of the top destinations in Olinda: Historical centre.  Olinda’s historic centre has Read more [...]