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  1. Schensul: Hot destinations for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    Me? I've got the bucket list, but it's hard to make definite plans. Because as recent history reminds us, it all depends.

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  2. Pelourinho,colors and lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | TrekEarth

    The Historic Centre is a historic neighborhood located in the western zone of Salvador, Bahia. It was the city's center during the Portuguese Colonial Period, and was named for the whipping post in its central plaza where African slaves received punishment for various infractions, as well as for disciplinary purposes.

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  3. Brazil graft cases: Beginning of impunity's end?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | WAND-TV Decatur

    In Sao Paulo, prosecutors accuse 33 businessmen of running a "cartel" t... . In this Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014 photo, men work on the construction of the monorail line, which is part of the city's subway system, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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  4. Hyatt Announces Plans For Two New Hotels In BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | WebWire

    Hyatt Place Sorocaba and Hyatt Place Macae are expected to debut in 2017. By 2017, the Hyatt Place brand is expected to have three hotels in southeast Brazil: Hyatt Place Sao Jose do Rio Preto, Hyatt Place Sorocaba and Hyatt Place Macae Hyatt Hotels Corporation and FSA Group S.A. announced that joint venture entities formed by Hyatt affiliates and FSA Group have entered into agreements to purchase two sites in Brazil to develop Hyatt Place Sorocaba and Hyatt Place Macae.

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  5. Rio Olympics end recruitment of volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Organizers of the 2016 Olympics and Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro have closed recruitment for volunteers, registering 242,757 applicants for 70,000 unpaid positions " 45,000 for the Olympics and 25,000 for the Paralympics. Organizers said volunteers came from all of Brazil's 26 states, the federal district of Brasilia, and 192 countries.

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  6. Suburbs, Not Urban Areas, Drive Cities' GrowthRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Heartland Institute

    The massive exodus of people from rural areas to urban areas over the past 200 years has been called the "great urbanization." For two centuries, people have been leaving rural areas to live in cities.

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  7. Brazil Tourism Report Q1 2015: New research report available at Fast Market ResearchRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | PR-inside.com

    However, key challenges for the tourism industry in 2015 include the recession in Brazil and the likely slowdown in tourist arrivals from Argentina. The Brazil Tourism Report examines the significant long-term potential being offered by the local tourism industry, especially as the country will host the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro in 2016.

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  8. Hyatt Place Sorocaba and Hyatt Place Macae to Open 2017 in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Hotel News Resource

    Hyatt Hotels Corporation and FSA Group S.A. announced today that joint venture entities formed by Hyatt affiliates and FSA Group have entered into agreements to purchase two sites in Brazil to develop Hyatt Place Sorocaba and Hyatt Place MacaA . Hyatt Hotels Corporation and FSA Group S.A. announced today that joint venture entities formed by Hyatt affiliates and FSA Group have entered into agreements to purchase two sites in Brazil to develop Hyatt Place Sorocaba and Hyatt Place Maca.

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  9. From Brazil to Borneo - Wild Planet Adventures' 5 Travel Secrets You Must Know for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 16, 2014 - SAUSALITO, Calif. -- SAUSALITO, CA, - Five-time National Geographic Traveler magazine "world's best" award winner, Wild Planet Adventures for-2015).

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  10. Qatar's World Cup: Not what you might expectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | USA Today

    Cooled, modern stadiums. Fans traveling from the Middle East and beyond, to a region anxious to prove it can put on a show and have its own brand of fun.

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  11. DOHA, Qatar (AP) - Cooled, modern stadiums. Fans traveling from the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Naples Daily News

    Cooled, modern stadiums. Fans traveling from the Middle East and beyond, to a region anxious to prove it can put on a show and have its own brand of fun.

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  12. Azul Brazilian Airlines Lands in Orlando, Celebrating Its Sixth...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | GlobeNewswire

    Azul, Brazil's largest airline by number of cities served, today will inaugurate daily nonstop service to and from Orlando, its second international destination. The airline's first arrival will land at Orlando International Airport at 5:10pm and the first outbound flight will leave for Sao Paulo/Campinas at 7:45pm this evening.

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  13. Air Canada Launches Year-Round Service to Rio De JaneiroRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Travel Industry Wire

    Three-times-weekly service is being operated with a Boeing 767-300ER aircraft with 24 International Business Class and 187 Economy seats. The flights will also be timed to offer convenient onward connections from RIOgaleao - Aeroporto Internacional Tom Jobim on Air Canada's interline partners.

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  14. Head over to Rio and go dancing on the sandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Sunday Herald

    Rio de Janeiro isn't called the Marvellous City for nothing. Dip into the carnival culture, soak up the colonial architecture and marvel at the wonders of nature, as toucans and capuchin monkeys make their home in mountain forests.

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  15. Museu da Mare Receives Government Protection in RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Rio Times

    After facing closure earlier this year, the Museu da Mare was recognized as a tourist attraction by the state Department of Tourism of Rio de Janeiro. On Friday, December 12th, the museum received the title of Personality of the Year award granted in the 52nd edition of the Institute of Architects of Brazil .

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  16. A Trip to the Island Paradise of Ilha Grande in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Rio Times

    Just an around two hours drive and short boat trip from Rio de Janeiro away lies the island paradise of Ilha Grande . The "Big Island" has 193 square meters and attracts visitors with several sandy beaches, clear blue water and lush forests and a car-free town.

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  17. Special Measures for Air Travel During Holidays in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Rio Times

    With nearly twenty million passengers expected to pass through Brazil's main airports in a little less than a month, a joint effort by airport authorities and airline carriers at the country's major flight hubs is under way to insure the passenger comfort and safety during end-of-year travel. A special operation will start December 15th at Brazil's major airports for holiday travelers, photo courtesy of Agencia Brasil.

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  18. Explore Brazils Costa Verde on a Sea Kayaking Adventure with Tofino ExpeditionsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Digital Game Developer

    Tofino Expeditions has paddled all over the world and doesnt use the word perfect to describe destinations often; however, 150 miles west of Rio de Janeiro on Brazils southern coast, Costa Verde provides nearly perfect waters for fantastic sea kayaking adventures. Tofinos Brazil Sea Kayaking: The Costa Verde earned its place as a National Geographic Travelers 2012 50 Tours of a Lifetime and now adventurers have the opportunity to take a 2015 Spring Break trip like no other and experience this amazing place for themselves.

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  19. Explore Brazil's Costa Verde on a Sea Kayaking Adventure with Tofino ExpeditionsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | PRWeb

    Tofino Expeditions has paddled all over the world and doesn't use the word "perfect" to describe destinations often; however, 150 miles west of Rio de Janeiro on Brazil's southern coast, Costa Verde provides nearly perfect waters for fantastic sea kayaking adventures. Tofino's Brazil Sea Kayaking: The Costa Verde earned its place as a National Geographic Traveler's 2012 "50 Tours of a Lifetime" and now adventurers have the opportunity to take a 2015 Spring Break trip like no other and experience this amazing place for themselves.

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  20. Half-hour bus, train wait timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Red Eye Chicago

    Public transit riders in the Chicago area spend about a half-hour a day waiting for their trains and buses to arrive. And although it is perhaps the most frustrating part of the commute, it beats the average in other major U.S. cities, according to a survey released Tuesday.

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