For those of you who are planning on traveling by bus to see more of Brazil, I really enjoyed the advice provided in Busbud. It´s pretty simple and straight-forward but great for a first-timer. How to Travel Like a Local in Brazil by Bus.
I just found this really great website (well, it´s a section of About.com) with information on traveling in Brazil. Most articles and videos are posted by the travelers themselves. Brazil Travel Blog
Planning on travelling to Brazil? Here is some very handy travel vocabulary. Travelling Vocabulary – Vocabulário para viagens.
Util – Viaje bem, viaje util.. Need to travel by bus anywhere in Brazil? This is by the far the most useful website for buying bus tickets I have ever come across. Great stuff!
rotasdeagua. For those of you who plan on visiting rivers, waterfalls and lakes this summer.
The Brazilian airline Azul is selling passports for frequent-flyers. You pay R$899 reales and can fly anywhere in Brazil for a month. The price of the passport went up considerably from the 499 of last year, but it can be a great idea if you travel for work or want to visit cities in Brazil.… Read More Azul airlines sells passport
In order for underaged children to travel/return overseas unaccompanied of accompanied by only one parent, you will need a document called “autorização de viagem para menores” (two copies) or autorização judicial (issued by the Vara da Infância e da Juventude or the Vara de Família). These documents are presented to the Federal Police (Marshal) agent… Read More Traveling with kids