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  1. Rio's 2014 Christmas Tree LightingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Rio Times

    Its Christmas season again and that means its time to light the famous floating Christmas tree in Rio de Janeiro. Sponsored by Bradesco Seguros the 19th annual tree lighting will take place on Saturday, November 29th at 8PM at Parque do Cantagalo in Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas located in Rio's Zona Sul .

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  2. Quatro Ilhas BeachRead the original story

    Yesterday | TrekEarth

    Quatro Ilhas Beach in the city of Bombinhas. The beaches of Bombinhas are among the favorite for tourists visiting the coast of Santa Catarina. Firecrackers, Santa Catarina, Brazil.

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  3. Concert preview: Brazilian jazz singer Fernanda Cunha and local...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    It's a long, long way from her home in Sao Paulo, Brazil and roughly 40 degrees Celsius colder this week, but singer Fernanda Cunha is happy to brave that chill for the accommodating warmth of Canadian audiences. "My music is always well received but in Canada it's different," she observes.

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  4. Laidback luxuries in TrancosoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | This Is London

    Picture a grassy square on a shallow clifftop, looking out over the Atlantic. Brightly painted cottages surround a whitewashed church and horses race bicycles to get people from A to B. It sounds like the setting for a magic realist novel, but this is Trancoso in the 21st century; a sleepy beach town that has redefined Brazil's coastline in the same way Tulum did for the Yucatan or Montauk for Long Island.

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  5. Delta Offers Global Premium Wines to South American BusinessElite CustomersRead the original story

    Tuesday | PressReleasePoint

    Delta Air Lines is serving an Argentine wine as part of its year-end cycle of wines for its BusinessElite cabin on flights to and from South America. The selection gives Delta's customers an opportunity to discover new flavors and explore the global viticulture paired with the unique BusinessElite menu developed by Chef Michelle Bernstein.

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  6. Exciting conspiracy novel with hopes of a movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Examiner.com

    If you love conspiracy themes, and I do, then Truth Seeker is a must-read. Robert Ludlum could not have crafted a more suspenseful tale of intrigue.

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  7. New Report Available: Brazil Tourism Report Q1 2015Read the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | 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. Real Estate Joins Brazil's Big Startup IndustriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | TechCrunch

    Real estate marketplace VivaReal recently raised a $41.3 million Series C with Spark Capital and Lead Edge Capital. The raise is one of the largest venture capital investments in Brazil this year, behind retailer NetShoes' $170 million round and travel giant HotelUrbano's $50 million Series D earlier this year, and brings VivaReal's total venture financing to over $70 million.

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  9. Revealed! Rio 2016 mascots inspired by animals and plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Rediff.com

    The unnamed mascots of the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games are pictured with the Copacabana beach in the background during their first appearance in Rio de Janeiro. Photograph: Alex Ferro/COB/Handout via Reuters right yellow and cat-like, with a green leaf-haired brother, the mascots for the 2016 Olympics and Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro were launched by organisers late on Sunday.

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  10. Thrills in store in Texas hillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Journalgazette.net

    Each year, Travelzoo predicts where American travelers are likely to find the best bang for their buck. Last year, Travelzoo forecast how European river cruises would offer tremendous value in 2014.

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  11. Famous Olympic Mascots in RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Rio Times

    On Saturday, November 22nd, Olympic mascots from previous games visited Rio's MaracanA in anticipation of the unveiling of the official mascots for the 2016 Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games. Previous Olympic mascots visited Rio's iconic MaracanA stadium.

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  12. Seven wonders of world now ticked off to-do listRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Otago Daily Times

    The taste of lime and tequila, the sensation of standing atop reed islands and the friendliness of South American people linger in the mind of Dunedin woman Julie Woods. Travelling to South America in September was an exciting experience for Ms Woods and her husband Ron Esplin, as it meant they reached their goal of visiting all ''seven wonders of the world''.

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  13. Dunga, Mourinho share meal in LondonRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Nerve News

    Rio de Janeiro, Nov 22 - Brazil coach Dunga met Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho as part of a short European tour by the Selecao hierarchy. The two men shared a meal in southwest London Friday, accompanied by Brazil's technical director Gilmar Rinaldi and assistant manager Andrey Lopes, reports Xinhua.

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  14. Brazilian legal hitch delays Smith's returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The New Zealand Herald

    Efforts to return Phillip Smith to New Zealand are mired in legal delays as the convicted murderer and child sex offender struggles to find an English speaking Brazilian lawyer. Smith's New Zealand lawyer Tony Ellis wrote to Smith early this week recommending he voluntarily return rather than going through a lengthy deportation or extradition process which would extend his stay in inhospitable Brazilian prisons.

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  15. Brazil's doomsday economics: Living with the ghost of hyperinflationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Globe and Mail

    Currently at 6.5 per cent, Brazil's inflation is at the upper limit of President Rousseff's target of within two points of 4.5 per cent.. Currently at 6.5 per cent, Brazil's inflation is at the upper limit of President Rousseff's target of within two points of 4.5 per cent..

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  16. What to eat in a recession? Lobster, of courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Daily Herald

    Red Lobster, based in Orlando, Florida, opened restaurants this year in Itaim Bibi and at Sao Paulo's international airport. It's opening stores with International Meal Co., Brazil's only listed chain restaurant operator, said Red Lobster Chief Executive Officer Kim Lopdrup.

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  17. Courtyard by Marriott arrives in Brazil.Read the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | 4 Hoteliers

    The 162-room Courtyard by Marriott Recife has officially opened its doors in the beautiful city of Recife in the northeastern state of Pernambuco, Brazil. The hotel is only a short walk to the beach and has convenient access to the city's best restaurants, shopping and cultural attractions.

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  18. Courtyard by Marriott Arrives in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Hospitality Net

    The 162-room Courtyard by Marriott Recife has officially opened its doors in the beautiful city of Recife in the northeastern state of Pernambuco, Brazil. The hotel is only a short walk to the beach and has convenient access to the city's best restaurants, shopping and cultural attractions.

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  19. Courtyard by Marriott Expands in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Hotel Business

    The 162-room Courtyard by Marriott Recife has officially opened here in the northeastern state of Pernambuco, Brazil. The hotel is a short walk to the beach and has convenient access to the city's best restaurants, shopping and cultural attractions.

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  20. 162-Room Courtyard by Marriott Recife Opens in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Hotel News Resource

    The 162-room Courtyard by Marriott Recife has officially opened its doors in the beautiful city of Recife in the northeastern state of Pernambuco, Brazil. The hotel is only a short walk to the beach and has convenient access to the city's best restaurants, shopping and cultural attractions.

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