Resources

  • Embratur (www.visitbrasil.com) Official site of Brazil's Ministry of Tourism.
  • Insider's Guide to Rio (www.ipanema.com) Tips and planning info, with special sections on Carnaval and gay Rio.
  • Rio Times (www.riotimesonline.com) English-language news and resources on Brazil.
  • What About São Paulo (http://whataboutsaopaulo.com) Blog exploring the highs and lows of life in Brazil's biggest city.
  • Lonely Planet (www.lonelyplanet.com/brazil) Destination information, hotel bookings, traveller forum and more.