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Salvador of Bahia, Proud of its African Heritage

First capital of Brazil, Salvador has some characteristics that turns it a singular place. Owner of the greatest colonial row of houses of the South America and built by the side of the biggest Country’s bay, Salvador is the city … Continue reading

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Curitiba, Proud of its European Background

The official foundation of Curitiba occurred in 29 of March of 1693, when was created the Legislative Chamber. In the century 17, its main economic activity was the mining, ally to the agriculture of subsistence. In the century 20, city … Continue reading

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Brasília, the capital

Upon visiting Brasilia in 1961, the cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, 1º man to travel for the space, said: “I have the impression that I am disembarking in a different planet, not in the Earth. It was built through five years to … Continue reading

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Belo Horizonte, or Just Beagá

First planned city of Brazil, Belo Horizonte was inaugurated in 1897 and became a metropolis with broad avenues, streets planted with trees and unusual architectural lines – highlight for the assemblies of the Plaza of the Liberty and of the … Continue reading

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Manaus, the Amazon’s Metropolis

Located in the biggest rainforest of the planet, the Amazon, Manaus is situated aside Rio Negro, in a region that concentrates 20% of the freshwater backups of the world, a genetic bank of priceless value and big deposits of ores, … Continue reading

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Ronaldinho scores for the first time in Flamengo, but young Negueba celebrates more than him

When Ronaldinho shot a penalty at the 24 minutes of the first half today, looked like a victory over Boa Vista team would be pretty easy. More when David made the second goal in the second half. But things got … Continue reading

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Stadium of Corinthians may change to follow Fifa’s instructions

Directors of Brazilian football club Corinthians backtracked and plan to use disassembled bleachers in the enlargement of the capacity of the stadium of Itaquera, in São Paulo, for receive the opening of the Cup of 2014. According to the website … Continue reading

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Ronaldinho starts making history at Flamengo today

After hiring Ronaldinho, the president of Flamengo, former olympic swimmer Patrícia Amorim, stated recently that intends that her team reach the same level of the Barcelona. Exaggerations by side, the history of the most popular team of the country of … Continue reading

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Now just a soccer’s fan, Lula goes to the stadium to support his beloved Corinthians

It is impossible to know if the former Brazilian president Lula still linked to the power in Brasilia, as some Brazilian journalists sustain. But the fact is that while the new president, Dilma Rousseff, was preparing herself for going to … Continue reading

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Argentine player Bottinelli ready to join Flamengo’s team

The 24 years old Dario Bottinelli can do his first match for Flamengo next wednesday, as will do Ronaldinho, revealed the team’s coach Wanderley Luxemburgo. Yet the young argentinean player is not in his best physical conditions, “Luxa” sees a … Continue reading

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