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.
  • Lonely Planet (www.lonelyplanet.com) Summaries on Brazil travel, the popular Thorn Tree bulletin board and other resources.
  • Rio Times (www.riotimesonline.com) English-language news and resources on Rio and beyond.
  • Cultural Brazil (www.culturalbrazil.org) Articles on literature, art and film.
  • Gringoes (www.gringoes.com) Articles written by anglophones living in Brazil.