Brasília at 60: Behind one of the world’s most intriguing planned cities; Rita Lobo; CityMetric

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Take a tour of Brasília, Brazil’s majestic modernist masterpiece; Huw Oliver; Time Out

To build an entire capital city from scratch in just four years would be impressive enough. For it to turn out so captivatingly beautiful is next-level genius.

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Modernist masterwork Brasilia turns 60; Ellie Stathaki; Wallpaper

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Sixty years ago, Brasilia became Brazil’s capital; AFP

On April 21, 1960, Brazil inaugurated to great fanfare its new capital Brasilia, a futuristic city created out of nothing and boasting many architectural masterpieces. A landmark in the history of town planning, it had sprung up in less than four years on an empty plateau that is often mistaken for desert in Brazil’s central west region.

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14 world-famous city views you can see from your sofa; Ellie Walker-Arnott & James Manning; Time Out

There’s no need to leave your living room (thankfully) to see these incredible city skyscapes…

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International Day of Forests 2020; Unesco

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Paraty: The prettiest colonial town imaginable; Peter Neville-Hadley; Coast Reporter

About 250 kilometres west of Rio de Janeiro, the coastal hamlet of Paraty (pronounced “Para-chee”) was founded almost as soon as the first Portuguese navigators reached Brazil at the start of the . . .

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Behold the most Instagrammed forests in the world; Matthew Meltzer; Matador Network

Trees always look better with an influencer in front.

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Twelve Anniversaries and Events Worth Traveling for in 2020; Lila Thulin & Nadine Daher; Smithsonian Magazine

From Chicago’s Prohibition tours to Palau’s newly enacted marine sanctuary, here are a dozen destinations to travel to this year…

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Time For A Stroll: Top 10 Of The World’s Most Instagrammable Streets!; Therese Sta Maria; TripZilla

We’re ready to take a walk.

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Exploring the vibrant streets and beaches of Salvador, Brazil; Kate Johnson; Daily Mail

The Daily Mail’s Kate Johnson headed to Salvador, Brazil’s third largest city. She stayed at the Tivoli Ecoresort in the town of Praia do Forte.

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The 29 best beaches in the world in 2019, according to travel experts; Emma Taylor; Business Insider

Insider spoke to industry experts including tour operators, travel editors, and bloggers to find out where they found the best beaches in the world this year.

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The world’s most beautiful beaches must visit in 2020; Break.com

Are you looking for the best beaches in the year 2020? With a long coastline and access to the Straits, Bay… Surely this is the list of the most beautiful and attractive selected beaches in the world in the coming year.

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The best places to travel in Brazil: Top 9 tourist attractions in Brazil 2019; Break.com

Brazil is a country that attracts millions of visitors each year with its wild beauty, enchanting beaches and diverse primeval forests…

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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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