Item description for Insight Guide Brazil (Insight Guides Brazil) by Pam Barrett...
The new edition of "Insight Guide Brazil" has been fully revised and updated to include new features including a best-of section picking out top beaches, ports, views, musical acts, sports, etc. This 400 page guide includes information on Brazil's history, people and culture, from its ancient Amazonian origins to its modern hedonistic liberalism, including an expanded soccer essay, a new music feature encompassing the AfroReggae movement and an information panel on musical icon Seu Jorge; and a feature on Brazilian cinema. A region-by-region gazetteer section highlights the top attractions which are cross-referenced with detailed local maps. Plus a section of Travel Tips, including practical information on transport, accommodations, eating out, activities, a language section with useful phrases and a handy A-Z of practical tips.
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Reviews - What do customers think about Insight Guide Brazil (Insight Guides Brazil)?
Brazil guide May 23, 2008
I found this very informative. Will be taking it with me on our upcoming trip. Seemed to be right on about what to expect.
A wonderful appatizer for a wonderful country to visit. Mar 8, 2008
A great and informative book with lots of fantastic photographs which raises ones appetite for traveling. It's a good source to help choose destinations and places to go. Besides that it offers a lot of background information which helps appreciating the history and culture of Brazil. It'll sure be one of the books packed in my handluggage to entertain me on the long flight to Brazil.