Which is the Flag of Brazil?
What is the capital of Brazil?
The capital of Brazil is Brasília, a planned city that was built to be the capital of the country. Before that, Brazil had two other capital cities: Salvador (1549–1763) and Rio de Janeiro (1763–1960).
Iguazu Falls seperates Brazil and what other country?
Iguazú Falls or Iguaçu Falls are waterfalls of the Iguazu River on the border of the Argentine province of Misiones and the Brazilian state of Paraná. Together, they make up the largest waterfall system in the world.
Which Brazilian team is Pele famous for playing for?
Edson Arantes do Nascimento, known as Pelé, is a Brazilian retired professional footballer who played as a forward. He is regarded by many in the sport, including football writers, players, and fans, as the greatest player of all time
What are the Brazilian Shanty Towns known as?
A favela, Brazilian Portuguese for slum, is a low-income historically informal urban area in Brazil. The first favela, now known as Providência in the center of Rio de Janeiro, appeared in the late 19th century, built by soldiers who had nowhere to live following the Canudos War.
What nation "Claims" to have discovered Brazil?
In which city would you find the Brazilian Coffee Museum?
Built in 1922 to house the world’s main Coffee and Commodities Exchange (Santos was the world’s major coffee trading center at the time), this building of around 6,000 m², is considered one of the most beautiful in the city
Which is the mountain, the statue of Christ the Redeemer stands on?
Christ the Redeemer is an Art Deco statue of Jesus Christ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, created by French sculptor Paul Landowski and built by Brazilian engineer Heitor da Silva Costa, in collaboration with French engineer Albert Caquot. Romanian sculptor Gheorghe Leonida fashioned the face.
Who built the Convent Stairway in Rio de Janiero?
Selaron called the Escadaria Selarón a “tribute to the Brazilian people. In 1990, he began decorating the 215 stairs leading up to the Convent of Santa Teresa with ceramic tiles. His artistic transformation of the stairs, using tiles and porcelain donated by friends and supporters, took twenty years to complete.
What is the Brazilian Famous Dance called?
Samba is fun, gets the hips moving, making you feel good inside, more confident and the combination with localised fitness exercises & Yoga