Carnaval in Corumbá


One of Brazil's biggest and best Carnavals really makes this hot, sleepy backwater come to life. The tradition was imported here by naval officers, many from Rio, who found themselves stationed here and felt the nee…
Cultural in Cuiabá

Festa de São Benedito

The Festa de São Benedito takes place during the first week of July at the Igreja NS do Rosário and the Capela de São Benedito. The holiday has a more Umbanda (white magic) than Catholic flavor; it’s celebrated with…