BC: Places and landscapes of Brazil | "be like the flower, turn your face to the sun." - Kahlil Gibran | by- Malu Gerassi =)
FC: Landscapes and places of Brazil
1: With 8 514 876 599 km square area, equivalent of 47% South America and about 190 millions habitants, the country has the fifty largest land of the planet. Besides being one of the nations most culture and ethnically diverse in the world. Besides having between 15 and 20% all of biodiversity worldwide.An example of this wealth is the Amazon Rain forest , with 3,6 million square miles, the Atlantic forest, Pantanal, pampas, forest Aroucaria an Cerrado.
2: Sao Paulo City | Sao Paulo is a Brazilian city, major financial center,corporate and commercial Latin America, largest city in Brazil, America and around the southern hemisphere. Sao Paulo is the Brazilian city's most influential on the global stage. And is considered the 14th largest city globalized planet. The city has the 10th largest GDP in the world, represent alone 12.26% of all Brazil's GDP.
3: The city is know worldwide and has significant influence nationally and internationally, in terms of culture,econimic or political. Has important monuments, parks and museums such as the Latin American memorial , the MASP, The museum of the Portuguese, THe Ibirapuera park,the botanical garden and avenida paulista.
4: The state of Mato Grosso is covered by a vegetation dominated by forests,as a continuation of the Amazon rain forests, In the area of Pantanal of Mato Grosso is composed of a coating plant and grassland. The forest zone covers 47% of the area of the state. The Pantanal is a biome consisting mainly of a savanna steppe, flooded for the most part. With250 000 km square. Considered by UNESCO world natural heritage and biosphere reserve | Pantanal - Mato Grosso
6: Florianopolis | is the capital of Santa Catarina. It's notable for being the Brazilian capital with the best human development index much of Florianopolis (97,3%) is located in Santa Catarina island with about 100 beaches. The image 'postcard' that identifies it is the famous bridge Hercilio Luz (inaugurated in 1923) first road link between the island and the mainland.
7: bridge Hercilio Luz ps: good travel Miss July =D
8: Piauí | In the Piauí there are traces of the presence the American man dating 50 000 years. In the Piaui are founded the oldest pottery in the Americas , an ink block of 10 000 years ago, human and animal fossils, petro glyphs ,and other ancient artifacts.
10: Beaches of Northeast Brazilian | What else is spoken in the northeast of Brazilian are the beaches. Where the sun shines all year, and the sea, including the archipelago of "Fernando de Noronha", where diving is a popular activity. Pernanbuco tropical climate, all year long, every day is a beach day in Pernanbuco. The state boasts a rich landscapes of 187 km of coastal beaches.
12: Amazon | The Amazon is a natural region of south America, defined by the Amazon river basin and mostly covered by tropical rain forest which owns 60% of it's coverage in Brazilian territory.It is considered the world's longest river, in extent and volume of water. In Brazil, for the purposes of government and economy, the Amazon is surrounded by an area called "Amazon" defined as the creation of SUDAM (Superintendency for the Development of Amazon in 1966. It is also called the Amazon biome, Brazil, holds 49.29% of the territory, the largest terrestrial biome in the country. An area of six million hectares in the center of its basin, including the Jau National Park, was considered by UNESCO in 2000 (extension 2003), World Heritage Site.
14: Chapada Diamantina | The Chapada Diamantina is a region of mountains, at the heart of the Brazilian state of Bahia, These streams of water on the tops spring and slide topography in beautiful streams, plunging waterfalls and bubbling in transparent form pools. Some natural attractions are dreadful and ecstasy, as the Smokey Falls and its 380 meters of free fall or the gorgeous Enchanted Well. But there are so many attractions that one can choose between visiting caves, bathing in waterfalls, trekking in old miners trails, horseback riding or play sports and adventures. The Plateau holds in its valleys and ridges, esoteric and alternative communities like the Capon Valley. The two highest points are in the Chapada da Bahia: Pico do Barbado to 2,033 meters (the highest in the northeast) and the Pico das Almas with 1958 meters
16: Rio de Janeiro is the second largest city in Brazil located in the Southeast. Brazilian city better known abroad, the largest international tourism route in Brazil and the main tourist destination in Latin America and throughout the South, the state capital acts as a "mirror" or "portrait" national, either positively or negatively. Christ the Redeemer is a monument of Jesus Christ in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is located on top of Corcovado Mountain, 709 meters above sea level. From its 38 meters, eight are in the pedestal. 19h 15min was inaugurated on 12 October 1931, after nearly five years of work. A symbol of Christianity, the monument has become one of the most internationally recognized icon of Rio and Brazil. On July 7, 2007, in Lisbon at the Estadio da Luz, was named one of the new seven wonders of the world. Guinness World Records, the updated version of 2009, considered the most Christ the Redeemer statue of Christ | Rio de Janeiro
18: My Project was about the places and the very beautiful landscapes there are in the Brazil. I Love my country (Brazil), All here are great and nice, and the people are the best who we can find in the world.