Must-Visit 2019 UNESCO World Heritage Sites: The Americas; Isabel Martel Francisco; Asia Tatler

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Rio is the Most Popular UNESCO Site in the World, According to Instagram; Nikola Grace Radley; The Rio Times

The most popular UNESCO World Heritage Sites around the world, according to Instagram, is Rio de Janeiro. The city has been tagged over 23 million times using Instagram’s geotag feature.

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These are the most popular UNESCO Sites in the World, according to Instagram; Vicky Karantzavelou; Travel Daily News

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Thousands, if not millions of travellers are visiting UNESCO World Heritage Sites around the world every single day. That’s because these are notable for being iconic sites of cultural, historical, religious, and natural interest. It’s the crème de la crème of where to go if you’re an avid traveller. In 1978, the first 12 sites were announced: the Galapagos Islands, L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Park, Nahanni National Park, City of Quito, Simien National Park, Rock-Hewn Churches of Ethiopia, Aachen Cathedral…

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Brazil Boasts Several World Natural Heritage Sites; Richard Mann; The Rio Times

Brazil boasts natural wonders recognized worldwide as World Natural Heritage sites. This certification is awarded by Unesco, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, and appreciates the environmental significance of these sites and the need for their preservation.

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These 5 New UNESCO World Heritage Sites Should Be on Your Bucket List; Caroline Blair; The Points Guy

Just when you thought the list of places you absolutely must go was complete, it’s grown. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has just announced 29 new World Heritage Sites during the 43rd annual conference of the World Heritage Committee in Baku, Azerbaijan. There are now 1,121 World Heritage Sites around the …

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Brazil’s Paraty named new UNESCO World Heritage Site; Times of Oman

Brazil’s Paraty named new UNESCO World Heritage Site…

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Inside Brazil’s ‘cautionary tale’ for utopian urbanists; Diana Budds; Curbed

Brasilia is reconciling its historic identity with the realities of contemporary life.

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Rio de Janeiro to host the Architecture World Congress of 2020; Architecture & Design

Rio de Janeiro has beaten out Paris and Melbourne to host the Architecture World Congress of 2020, officially taking on the corresponding World Capital of Architecture title by the UNESCO.

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Sao Miguel das Missoes Brazil, A Mission Forced to Abandon its; Ed Whelan; Ancient Origins

Brazil is a huge country, well known for its carnivals, rich coffee, fantastic soccer players, and diverse heritage. One of its most remarkable archaeological sites is the São Miguel das Missões.

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The Best Times to Visit Brazil; Sorrel Moseley-Williams; The Points Guy

Sun, sand and caipirinhas to a samba soundtrack: Fun seekers can enjoy sultry weather and tropical beaches year-round in Brazil, South America’s biggest country (and the fifth-largest on Earth), depending on which area you visit. Rio de Janeiro should be on every traveler’s bucket list for its distinct tropical landscape, Christ the Redeemer statue (one …

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Brazilian Rental Prices Further on the Rise; Richard Mann; The Rio Times

In April, the average rental price announced for new residential leases climbed five consecutive times, exceeding inflation expected for the first four months of the year.

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The Best Beaches in the World in 2019; Samanda Dorger; The Streer

Whether you like surfing, snorkeling, sunning, swimming, or sipping Mai Tais, the perfect beach is out there.

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The Pantanal – 4 Gateways to the world’s largest inland wetlands (Brazil); Karin Marijke; Land Cruising Adventure

Among the easiest place to watch wildlife in South America, the Pantanal wetlands in Brazil can be visited from four sides. Here’s how.

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A Brazilian metropolis with coral reefs and emerald seas – an expert guide to Recife; Chris Moss; Telegraph

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Celebrate the Season: 10 Spring-Fling Getaway Ideas; Toby Saltzman; Zoomer

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This Brazilian region is an African treasure on the other side of the Atlantic; Pedro H De Abreu; National Geographic

Music, religion, and dance reflect a tradition of revelry and defiance in Bahia, Brazil’s most Afro-Brazilian region.

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The World’s Best Beach Is Located on a Utopian Island Full of; Marisa Spyker; Coastal Living

According to travelers, this sandy stretch scores better reviews than anywhere else on the planet.

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Brasilia – Not So Secret Obsession; Scott Parker-Anderson; Waldina

Brasília is the capital city of Brazil. The city and its District are located in the Central-West region of the country, along a plateau known as Planalto Central. It has a population of about…

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Questions remain but Rio slave wharf museum still planned to go ahead; Andy Knagg; Leisure Management

The provision of a new museum of Afro-Brazilian culture at a Unesco World Heritage site in Rio de Janeiro remains on the cards, despite speculation that delays could cause it to lose its Unesco status.

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Rio de Janeiro’s slave wharf museum gains ground; Gabriella Angeleti; Art Newspaper

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 29, 2017: Cais do Valongo (Valongo Wharf), an archaeological site recognized by Unesco as a World Heritage Site. The site

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