Tag archive for ‘Brazil’
By Millie Atkinson On Thursday, October 22nd, 2015
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Brazil is reaching for even more US travelers in 2016

The President of the Brazilian Tourism Board (EMBRATUR), Vinícius Lummertz, spoke at the Skift Global Forum last week in New York. The participation in the event was part of the promotions for the 2016 Rio Olympics. More...

By Millie Atkinson On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015
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GOL: Domestic load factor reached 78.9% in 1Q15

GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes SA, the largest low-cost and best-fare airline in Latin America announces its preliminary air traffic figures for March 2015. Comparisons refer to March 2014 and 1Q14. GOL Highlights • More...

By Millie Atkinson On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015
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Rio de Janeiro announces IMEX RUN RIO

On May 20, Wednesday, Rio de Janeiro will encourage IMEX participants to run 5 km (3.1 miles) street circuit around Frankfurt. The Secretary of Tourism of Rio and Riotur, in partnership with the Rio Convention More...

By Millie Atkinson On Saturday, January 17th, 2015
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New flight between Tobago and Sao Paulo, Brazil

The Division of Tourism and Transportation of the Tobago House of Assembly is pleased to announce that effective January 31, 2015 there will be a weekly direct flight between Tobago and Sao Paulo Brazil with one More...

By Millie Atkinson On Thursday, December 25th, 2014
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Brazil’s New Year’s festivities and rituals for 2015

During New Years in Brazil, Reveillon parties are enormous events that incorporate traditions and festive celebrations on Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana beach. Brazilians know how to celebrate life through music More...

By Millie Atkinson On Friday, December 19th, 2014
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Hyatt plans two new hotels in Brazil

Hyatt Hotels Corporation and FSA Group SA announced today that joint venture entities formed by Hyatt affiliates and FSA Group have entered into agreements to purchase two sites in Brazil to develop Hyatt Place More...

By Millie Atkinson On Tuesday, May 13th, 2014
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2014 World Cup Brazil: 30-day countdown and 30 things to look forward to

As the clock continues to run, we now approach the 30-day countdown for the much-anticipated 2014 World Cup and one of the biggest travel and tourism events in Brazil. After anxiously waiting for over four years, More...

By Millie Atkinson On Thursday, April 24th, 2014
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Azul Brazilian Airlines to launch flights between USA and Brazil

SAO PAULO, Brazil – Azul Brazilian Airlines expects its first international flights by early 2015. The US flights will be served from Azul’s brand new $1.5 billion terminal at Sao Paulo/Campinas airport, More...

By Mitchell C. Clark On Tuesday, January 28th, 2014
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Brazil

BASIC Population (2010): 190,732,694  Capital: Brasilia  Main cities: Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Salvador, Recife, Manaus Currency: the real, plural reias (R$). Most widely recognised foreign currency is US More...

By Paul Lewis On Monday, January 20th, 2014
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52 Places to Go in 2014

1.Cape Town Cape Town is the second-most populous city in South Africa, after Johannesburg, and the provincial capital and primate city of the Western Cape. As the seat of the National Parliament, it is also the More...