About Brazil

A massive country that is completely alive, Brazil enchants and entertains. As the largest country in South America both by land area and population, Brazil has mighty shoes to fill and fills them with ease. The country is known the world over for the beautiful beaches of Rio, its vibrant carnival, and of course, the one and only Amazon rainforest. The sprawling megalopolis of Sao Paulo offers up rows of skyscrapers for days, while some places in the country are so remote they are nearly impossible to access. There is so much to discover about Brazil.  

Brazil Trivia

What is the Most Dangerous State in Brazil?

With a homicide rate of 64.6 per 100,000 as of 2012, the state of Alagoas in Northeastern Brazil has the highest murder rate in the country.

The Most Dangerous States In Brazil

What Kind of Reptiles Live in Brazil?

Some of the reptiles that live in Brazil include the Loggerhead sea turtle, the Brazilian galliwasp, and the Lutz tree iguana.

The Amazing Reptiles Of Brazil

Where are the Iguazu Falls?

Iguazu Falls is located in the Misiones Province in the Northeastern tip of Argentina, and borders the Brazilian state of Parana to the north. This semicircular waterfall is 1.7 miles (2.7 kilometers) in diameter with a height of 87.5 yards (80 meters), and is made up of 275 individual falls.

Where are the Iguazu Falls?

Where is the Purus River?

The Purus River runs 1,995 miles through the South American nations of Brazil and Peru.

Where is the Purus River?