Culture and traditions

Customs – Brazil

Brazil It is characterized by its origin multiculturalThere are several migratory currents that have arrived in the country from different parts of the world, which is why miscegenation is very strong among Brazilians. The Portuguese managed to leave their language and religion but the influence of the Africans, native Indians, remains alive in their music, their dances.

The samba It is a purely Brazilian dance and responds to a fusion of Spanish bolero with the African rhythm, the fame it has was achieved in the thirties. Annually, in the Carnival All samba schools go out to the parade with their best costumes and their most beautiful women. This is a party you can’t miss if you visit Brazil in February. The most important places to enjoy a carnival are Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Salvador de Bahia.

When you arrive, don’t be surprised if people treat you very effusively, Brazilians They usually hug, clap their shoulders and be very communicative, even if they don’t know you. They are very kind people but they forget quickly, so do not feel bad or offended, if the next day they do not recognize you.

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