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'Bumba-Meu-Boi' by michael_swan. Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs Location: São Luís, Maranhão, Brazil Dates: late June to the second week of August Level of participation: 3 - heckle the far...
These festivals are combined from late June to the second week of August. The latter celebrates a legend of the death and resurrection of a bull with music, dance and theater. Year-round...
Located 200 metres from the beach, Pousada Boi Bumba offers accommodations in João Pessoa. Free WiFi access is available.Each room here features a minibar, cable TV and a private bathroom with a shower and hairdryer. A daily breakfast is incl...
...ketchiness pervades some of these streets after dark. The city as a whole has a markedly Afro-Brazilian tinge to its culture, from its lively reggae scene to its highly colorful and unusual Bumba Meu Boi festivities. The trip across Baía de São Marcos to Alcântara, an impressive historic town slumbering in regal decay, is an added reason to put São Luís on your itinerary. São Luís s...
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