This Brazilian island wants to show the way to a green future. Businesses, backed by Bolsonaro, see the next Cozumel; Marina Lopes; Washington Post

Competing visions have made Fernando de Noronha an unlikely battleground in the larger debate over growth across the world’s fifth-largest nation.

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Rio de Janeiro’s Unesco-listed slave wharf receives nearly $2m for renovation; Gabriella Angeliti; Art Newspaper

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Inside Brazil’s Pantanal: The largest tropical wetland in the world; Jill Worrall; Stuff

The Unesco World Heritage Area contains the highest concentration of wildlife on the continent.

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Six Incredible New Unesco World Heritage Sites Worth Visiting; Fleur Rollet-Manus; SUITCASE Magazine

Unesco has been spotlighting and protecting sites of cultural and natural importance since 1978, when the first 12 World Heritage Sites were named. The 29 new sites that have been named for 2019. These are the ones you should visit now.

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Why will Jakarta stop being Indonesia’s capital? And why is it sinking?; Michael Bachelard; The Age

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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.

Source: Rio de Janeiro to host the Architecture World Congress of 2020 | Architecture & Design

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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