by Jenna and Tyler
Christ the Redeemer statue, Rio de Janeiro
81% of people live in cities
Capital: Brasilia 4th largest city
Sao Paulo (11), Rio de Janeiro (6), Salvador (3) largest and most urban cities
Meat is used very often in Brazil cuisine, specifically barbeque and fresh seafood. Fresh fruits such as mangos, guavas, pineapples, passion fruits, and oranges are common.
Soccer the center of Brazil's recreation
Carnival is a week long celebration full of parties and parades, similar to Mardi Gras. Many bright colors and costumes are worn during this popular Brazillian tradition.
Brazil has a very passionate population whether for soccer, food, or celebration. The country of over 203 million people has a wide variety of cultures that shaped Brazil into the country that it is today.