A very big country, Brazil caters to many tastes, preferences and budgets and is guaranteed to delight. Known for some of the world’s greatest subtropical forests and big rivers the country offers great opportunities for those that want to spend little time in the big cities and prefer to take their inspiration from the lush surrounds away from the busy centres.

However, Rio de Janeiro is often mentioned among the world’s top holiday destinations, with 5-star reviews on various sites and in the press. The excitement of time spent in the world famous Copacabana bairro and on the equally famous promenade and beach where you hear and see all cultures come together and mix makes for a wonderful experience. Or you take in the sights and sounds at Ipanema Beach as you enjoy the best local cuisine. Many believe you have not truly lived until you have experienced the famous Rio Carnival, often one of the year’s highlights.

There are many great tourist attractions to visit, such as the impressive Christ the Redeemer which is one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World, or you can join one of the city’s walking tours; alternatively you take a boat cruise to Buzios or even a morning tour of the Sugar Loaf Mountain.

Those with an adventurous spirit may like to book a sailing trip on Guanabara Bay or a tour on the Amazon River. At Lets Travel we can help every client to book the trip that is just right from them, whether in or around Rio or much further out.

Other big cities that offer amazing entertainment opportunities include Sao Paulo where you can go on various sightseeing tours and great excursions to take in the best that this big city has to offer.

Food lovers have fantastic choices. Try some barbecued meat, moqueca which is a fragrant fish stew or snacks such as their Pão de queijo and brigadeiros, the latter similar to chocolate truffles.

Transportation is not a problem as you can choose from buses, minivans and in the big cities from metro networks and taxis which are reasonably priced. Accommodation to suit all budgets is available in all cities, with some options truly luxurious.

Here at Lets Talk Travel we are ready to help you plan your trip and to make sure you have an unforgettable time as you arrive in Brazil, land of the samba and the bossa nova are all great attractions