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108 days to the World Cup: Manaus

108 days to the World Cup: Manaus

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A squirrel monkey (Saimiri sciureus), macaco-do-cheiro in Portuguese, photographed on the Bosque da Ciência in the city of Manaus.

February 24, 2014 | By More
283 days to the World Cup: the Amazon river

283 days to the World Cup: the Amazon river

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The gigantic nature of the Amazon river never fails to impress the visitor. Often, you will have to struggle to even see the other side of the river. The photo was taken in Manaus. You can check here all the travel information we have at the blog on the Amazon region.

September 2, 2013 | By More
316 days to the World Cup: the Amazon

316 days to the World Cup: the Amazon

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I still vividly recall our native guide’s insistence: “grab the tarantula”, “put it on your shoulder” and so on. No thanks, a photograph will suffice, I would systematically reply to him as we walked deeper into the Amazon jungle as part of our most rewarding Amazon adventure.

July 31, 2013 | By More
324 days to the World Cup: guaraná

324 days to the World Cup: guaraná

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Crafts representing the fruit of the guaraná, used to prepare an energetic drink very popular in Manaus and the Amazon region.

July 23, 2013 | By More
341 days to the World Cup

341 days to the World Cup

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Tucunaré for dinner. Contrary to what it might look like, we are at a river beach on our perfect Amazon destination, Alter do Chão.

July 6, 2013 | By More