That Brazilian Vacation

Most Visited Travel Destinations in Brazil

Brazil is the largest country, located in the South America. Filled with stunning beaches, mountains, monuments, incredible waterfalls and a unique rich culture are enough to amaze travelers of any age group. Between mesmerizing mountains and colorful parks, Brazil has so many things to offer, it is not quite easy to choose what to visit from this beautiful country. If you’re dreaming about a trip to Brazil and here are our top recommendation for the 7 best places to visit in Brazil!

 

 

 

Rio De Janerio-One of the most visited tourist spot in Brazil is Rio De Janerio. Known for its beautiful beaches, nightlife, Rio carnival and its breathtaking landscapes. There are a plenty of places to visit include The open arm of the Status of Christ the Redeemer, Sugar Loaf mountain, rainforest park, football matches and the famous beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema. Tourists can also enjoy the cable car ride to Morro de Urca.

 

Sao Paulo-The biggest country in the South America, Sao Paulo offers a wide range of restaurants, pubs, street markets, vibrant nightlife and museums. Enjoy the live music in the famous areas Vila Madalena or Pinheiros. A visit to Museu de Arte de São Paulo art museums, the neo-Gothic Sao Paulo Cathedral, and Ibirapuera Park is must while you are in Sao Paulo.

 

Salvador-The capital of Bahia state, a place well known for its natural beauties, for the kindness of its people and for the strong influence of the African culture.  A visit to Salvador in Brazil is must to see and experience a different side of Brazilian culture and history. There are many sights and things to do in Salvador– The Pelourinho, Olodum rehearsal, and enjoy the sunset over the Baía de Todos Santos, day trip to Arembepe Beach and many more!

 

Olinda-Famous for its pastel colored houses and paradise beaches with coral reef pools, Olinda is a popular destination located 6 miles from the Rio. There are a number of worthwhile attractions to explore in Olinda – experience the Olinda Carnival festival, make sure to visit the churches and enjoy the rides and games at Mirabilandia park.

 

Brasilia- The capital of Brazil, located in the center part of Brazil. The city was designed by famous designer & architecture Lucio Costa and Oscar Niemeyer. With plenty of green spaces and a massive lake that offers water sports and activities like stand-up paddle boarding, Brasilia is a unique addition to any Brazilian vacation.

 

Paraty– A beautiful small town located on the Costa Verda, filled with the stunning beaches, historic buildings and forests, Paraty is an ideal destination for those who are looking to escape from the busy city life  and wants to relax in the peaceful environment. The day trips are also available to enjoy the dazzling waterfalls.

 

We hope our quick guide will make it easier for you to plan your vacation to Brazil. This is not the end, there are many popular travel destinations to visit in Brazil like Foz do Iguacu Falls, Fortaleza, Manaus, Recife and Manaus more! So what’s next it’s time to pack your bags and head to one of the largest countries in the world.

Everybody Must See Hawaii

There are so many iconic spots in Hawaii that first-time visitors need to see in order for them to believe, there are however some less famous gems that most locals know about and are sure to be worthy of your time.

Hawaiian Islands

If you are looking to spend your vacation in the Hawaiian Islands, then you must know there are series of activities to pick from on each aisle. Each island in Hawaii has its distinct features and vibe, as well as a cultural history.

Oahu is one of the most visited islands in Hawaii, it is referred to as- The Gathering Place, it has the highest population of full-time residents within the island chain. There are so many famous sights to explore in Oahu such as Waikiki, Pearl Harbor, North Shore beaches and more.

The Island of Hawaii is often called The Big Island based on the fact that it is the largest isle in the Hawaiian Islands. Rich in culture and some geographical history, it also houses three active volcanoes, black sand beaches, amazing waterfalls, coffee farms etc.

Maui is the most famous island in Hawaii for snorkelling, golf, watching tours, sightseeing and enjoying water sports. This island also houses the Pineapple Isle (islands of Lana’i) and the Friendly Isle (Moloka’i).

Also, there is the Garden Isle (Kaua’i) which offers every visitor a chance to fall in love with the lively and culturally diverse environment. Visitors can hike the Na Pali Coastline, see ancient taro fields, the Waimea Canyon and also learn Hawaiian culture and history in Hanapepe and Old Koloa Town.

BEST THINGS TO DO IN HAWAII

  • Snorkelling
  • Whale Watching
  • Golfing
  • Sightseeing
  • Beach Hopping
  • Cultural Attractions
  • Surfing
  • Luaus
  • Spa
  • Hiking
  • Helicopter tours
  • Stand Up Paddle Boarding
  • Ziplining
  • Sunset Cruises
  • Visiting Farmer’s Markets
  • Horseback Riding
  • Visiting the Local Farms
  • Stage Shows
  • Camping

Traditional Hawaiian Foods You Must Eat

Most of the traditional foods of Hawaii are brought from Pacific Polynesian Islands. Now, the Hawaiian Islands include a diverse demographic of ethnicities individually adding to their on flavors.

If you really want to have a taste of Hawaii, here then is a mouth-watering list for you:

  • Poi
  • Laulau
  • Kalua pig
  • Poke
  • Lomi Salmon
  • Chicken long rice

 

A LA kind of Vacation

The list of things which you can do in Los Angeles is longer than the city itself. There are a lot of things to do and see, but you should definitely not miss the few that are listed below, to make the most out of your LA trip.

  1. Get active on Venice Beach

Venice Beach is also called the kooky epicenter of California, and it gets flooded with mainstream tourists, nurturing California’s eccentric spirit. However, Abbot Kinney has made it a luxurious neighborhood, and the boardwalk is an amazing place full of people watching, with hoverboarders, radical pamphleteers, and bodybuilders. Take your lunch local Figtree’s Cafe before looking through shelves at Small World Books.

2. See the sights of Hollywood

There are always some of the other Hollywood celebrities in LA. To get a glimpse of stardust, walk along the Hollywood Walk of Fame, where over 2,400 figures from Hollywood have been immortalized in pink terrazzo with symbolic gold lettering. If you’re a film buff you shouldn’t miss famous the famous hand and footprints near the Chinese Theatre.

 

 

3. Study big-budget masterpieces

The Getty Center museum is famous worldwide for its vast endowments and its stunning hilltop campus. Although it doesn’t have rich collections of Old World galleries unlike most museums, it has some impressive works listed in history. Among these are many paintings from artists like Rubens and a sprinkling of Impressionists, including legends like Monet, Dali, Cézanne and even Van Gogh. The French decorative arts and an expanding photography collection are no less than heaven for art aficionados. While you’re there, have fun hunting out Miró and Moore in the fine sculpture garden.

 

4. Shop in style on Rodeo Drive

Although being Julia Roberts and shopping on Rodeo Drive is everyone’s dream, but only some can afford to buy from the high-end designers seen in the film Pretty Woman. Along the $200-million ersatz European cobbled walkway Two Rodeo, browsing tourists mingle with serious spenders. A few steps away is the famous Anderson Court, the only shopping mall planned by Frank Lloyd Wright.

 

5. Take a walking tour

Take an eco-friendly walking tour and soak up Los Angeles’ modern urban architectural heritage. The Los Angeles Conservancy walking tours cover the city’s best views and most beautiful architecture, from Downtown’s iconic movie theaters and Art Deco buildings to the modern skyline tour.

Discover Acapulco

With beautiful beaches, Acapulco is one of the main sunder vacation holiday destination. The amazing shores and Se Shores gives perfect views of the countryside. Acapulco offers multiple beaches and forts which makes it enjoyable for your holidays. The streets of Acapulco have nightclubs for party animals and bars for the glass holders.  My wife and I traveled there with an old military buddy and his wife.  While I slave away at the office, they now own a large painting company in Arizona (visit www.MesaPaintingPros.com). The wives snorkled for hours while we drank beer and watched from the shore.  Talk about lazy.  But that’s what vacations are for, right?

Here are top 3 places to visit in Acapulco.

  • Playa Icacos.

If you love calm beaches with fewer people around you than Playa Icacos is the best place to visit in Acapulco. Playa Icacos is blessed with a beautiful half moon shaped shoreline which makes it more attractive because of its shape. The beach is not completely separate from the hustle of the city but is surrounded by skyscrapers from one side. The beach attracts everyone around the city and globe.

  • Fort of San Diego.

Everyone who takes a sip of history with interest than the Fort of San Diego is one of the most thrilling places with rich historical existence. The Fort of San Diego is said to be one of the strongest Spanish holds during the wartime of colonial rule. The beauty of the city increases when it is seen from the top of the Fort. The Fort even serves as a museum of the traditions of Spanish people. From dresses to everything else can be seen in the forest. The admission fee of the Fort is a debatable issue but overall it’s an amazing experience.

  • Chaple of Peace.

After the beaches and forts of the city of Acapulco Chaple of Peace is one of the most amazing views one can imagine of. The best time to visit the Chaple of Peace is evening when the sunsets and the shades turn around giving the hills different shades of colors and making it even more beautiful. The Hands of Brotherhood is the best point to click some pictures with the gazing sun. The place displays the peace attained with brotherhood and provides a very peaceful atmosphere to sit and analyze the life and its flaws.

 

What else does one want from a single city when it offered sea shores, forts, and Peace.

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