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Guarani Village in Paraná

By Brazil Nuts Director ADAM CARTER When driving down through the rainforested mountains from Curitiba to Florianopolis, you pass by a sign: Guarani Indian Village of Mbyá Guarani. Though the Mbyá Guarani founded their village, which they call Caruguá, only … Continue reading

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Brazil’s three tastiest treats: Put a little history in your mouth

By Guest Contributor KEVIN RAUB Brazilian restaurants outside of the country are not often bastions of gourmet delight: the ubiquitous, all-you-can-eat steakhouses usually set the gastronomic bar somewhere just above buffet. But within Brazil’s diverse borders, the country’s rich cooking … Continue reading

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Are You a Brazil Nut? Love to Travel to Brazil?

Greetings Brazil Nuts! Welcome to the much delayed first edition of the Brazil Nuts Blog Although the plan was to launch in January, a hectic travel schedule taking me across four continents this first quarter of 2009 put a monkey … Continue reading

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