One way to experience another culture is to participate in their festivals.
Travelling to Brazil inspired and transformed Rosalind Cummings-Yeates and taught her to live life like a Brazilian, full of vigour and gratitude.
Carnival is not the only reason to travel to South America.The best waterfalls Red Hunt has ever seen or photographed are in Argentina. And Brazil. Find out which side of the spectacular Iguassu Falls is best!
Save money at the Rio Carnival in Brazil by joining the locals outside the Sambadrome for a free show and electric street party.
Start the New Year off like a true native of Rio de Janeiro – a Carioca – with a bowl of lentil soup, the traditional Brazilian first meal of the day. Dress in white to usher in peace, or sip on caipirinhas, Brazil’s traditional cocktail made with sugar cane rum at one of its epic parties on Ipanema and Copacabana beaches. No matter what you do in Rio, you’re doing it as part of one of the most spectacular New Year’s Eve celebrations in the world.