The Great Country of Brazil: Highlights

The Great Country of Brazil: Highlights


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Are you a fan of soccer? you you miss seeing Brazil from the last FIFA world cup? Then you may be missing the great country of Brazil, with it’s variety of geography, great, people, great food, and great beaches.

South America has a vast number of exciting places to visit, but nowhere comes close to the excitement had in Brazil. It is the largest country in not only all of South America, but in all of the Latin American region. And no wonder, it is the fifth largest country in the whole world in size and population, and it is home to some of the best players in soccer.

Brazil has a beautiful coastline that stretches 7, 941 km along the Atlantic ocean. It boarders all over South American countries except for Ecuador and Chile. You’ve probably already heard of the giant Amazon River Basin, which flows through the world famous tropical rainforest. It gives Brazil a wide variety of wildlife and a huge amount of ecological systems that all world together to create this great land.

Tourism to Brazil alone contributes to 3.2% of the countries revenues, and 51 million people have travelled around Brazil in 2005, reaching a revenue of USD 22 Billion. The most visited cities remain Rio de Janeiro, Foz do Iguacu, Sao Paulo, Florianopolis, and Salvador. Brazil is not only know for the variety of peoples, but also for the variety of animals. Brazil is home to over 4 million kinds of different species, as scientist have estimated. There is no shortage of wonder to be found here.