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Tips for tourists visiting Brazil
Are you planning to visit Brazil soon and would
like to tone down your gringo-ness a bit...
TIMING
Time is perceived in a different way in Brazil.
In other words, Brazilians are not punctual.
Unless it is a busines...
Another important thing to have in mind:
Physical contact such as hugging,
cheek kissing (between men and women and among
...
Batman is right!
Sign up for our Brazilian Portuguese Course and learn
Portuguese before traveling!
BRIC knowledge share
Be streetwise.
Pedestrians don’t have big priority
BRIC knowledge share
Try all the diversely amazing and natural fruit juices
And try also all the different types of “salgadinhos”
(savory snacks)
Coxinha and Pão de queijo are a must!
BRIC knowledge...
We know the bikinis are tiny in Brazil, but
girls don’t go topless in the beach!
BRIC knowledge share
Get a colorful “canga” if you are a girl !
BRIC knowledge share
Brazilians speak with their
hands, so learn some
gestures!
It can be very helpful when
you don’t speak the
language very w...
Don’t be the
typical tourist,
carrying around
a
big expensive
camera
or opening
maps in the
street, or
wearing a
fanny pac...
Brazilians are helpful, friendly and very talkative.
Don’t be shy and try to interact with locals
BRIC knowledge share
BRIC knowledge share
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Tips for tourists visiting Brazil

  1. 1. Tips for tourists visiting Brazil Are you planning to visit Brazil soon and would like to tone down your gringo-ness a bit? Worry no more! Our tips will make you blend in easily and be comfortable while visiting Brasil (yes, it’s written with “S” down there  BRIC knowledge share
  2. 2. TIMING Time is perceived in a different way in Brazil. In other words, Brazilians are not punctual. Unless it is a business matter. So sloww dooown BRIC knowledge share
  3. 3. Another important thing to have in mind: Physical contact such as hugging, cheek kissing (between men and women and among women) and touching someone while talking is part of the culture in Brasil. BRIC knowledge share
  4. 4. Batman is right! Sign up for our Brazilian Portuguese Course and learn Portuguese before traveling! BRIC knowledge share
  5. 5. Be streetwise. Pedestrians don’t have big priority BRIC knowledge share
  6. 6. Try all the diversely amazing and natural fruit juices
  7. 7. And try also all the different types of “salgadinhos” (savory snacks) Coxinha and Pão de queijo are a must! BRIC knowledge share
  8. 8. We know the bikinis are tiny in Brazil, but girls don’t go topless in the beach! BRIC knowledge share
  9. 9. Get a colorful “canga” if you are a girl ! BRIC knowledge share
  10. 10. Brazilians speak with their hands, so learn some gestures! It can be very helpful when you don’t speak the language very well. (but if you study with BRIC you will be fine!) BRIC knowledge share
  11. 11. Don’t be the typical tourist, carrying around a big expensive camera or opening maps in the street, or wearing a fanny pack. Blend in and be low profile.
  12. 12. Brazilians are helpful, friendly and very talkative. Don’t be shy and try to interact with locals BRIC knowledge share
  13. 13. BRIC knowledge share

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