O Parque Estadual do Alto da Ribeira

O Parque Estadual do Alto da Ribeira

By Lindenberg Junior  Do desejo e da obstinação de dois homens, Pedro Comércio e José Guimarães Passos, respectivamente topógrafo e engenheiro, nasceu o PETAR. Sertanistas e naturalistas que eram, não poderiam ver tanta beleza esmagada em nome do progresso. Em maio de...
Búzios: From Bardot to Us, With Love!

Búzios: From Bardot to Us, With Love!

By Andrea Alves Much better for us, mere mortals, that can take a ride on this outstanding trip called Armação dos Búzios. First, there were the native Indians living off its generous nature. Then, came the English, French and Dutch pirates, slave traders that...
The “Lençóis Maranhenses”

The “Lençóis Maranhenses”

By Lindenberg Junior The 50th Anniversary Swimsuit issue of Sports Illustrated included 18 pages with bombshell models Bregje Heinen, Natasha Barnard and Anne V in Brazil. The location was dunes & lakes of rare beauty: the “Lençóis Maranhenses” – a 600 square-mile...
A Look Inside Ipanema

A Look Inside Ipanema

By Julia Melim Ipanema has always been a synonym of sun, beach, hot weather and beautiful people. The neighborhood actually conforms to the stereotype, showing that Ipanema has a lot to offer. For the Brazilians who live outside of Brazil, it is a given that Ipanema...
Yoga and Windsurf in Maui

Yoga and Windsurf in Maui

By Camila Pagliuca I was floating on the air. It’s how I felt when I left the class. With the sensation I didn’t have to do anything else that day. Even my desire for sailing was satisfied. I drank a bottle of water very slowly, looking at the cars passing by,...