One of the most beautiful countries in the world, Brazil is a gem of a nation. The land of soccer legends and the world-famous statue of Christ the Redeemer, Brazil paints a wonderful expanse in North America. It is immensely blessed with the beauty of the gorgeous Amazon River and is marked by the presence of rich flora and fauna. The country also has a fair share of history and culture to boast of. With exotic beaches adorning the nation's coastline, the country hosts a significant number of natural splendors. All of this has made Brazil a deserving destination for vacationing. Today, the country is visited by millions of tourists and has in store uncountable wonders to look forward to. Visit it and reveal the unseen magnificence of the Americas.
USEFUL INFO ABOUT BRAZIL
Official Name: The Federative Republic of Brazil
Form of Government: Federal Presidential Constitutional Republic
Largest City: Sao Paulo
Population: 210 Million (As of 2019)
Official Languages: Portuguese
Languages Spoken: English, Portuguese, German, French and regional local languages
Ethnicity: 47.7% Whites, 43.3%, Mixed, 7.6%, Black, 1.09% Asian and 0.4% Amerindian
Currency: Brazilian Real BRL (R$)
Map Referred: South America
Area: 8.5 Million Sq. Km
Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean 0 Meters
Highest Point: Pico da Neblina 2995 Meters
Coastline: 7491 Km
Famous For: Football | Beautiful Beaches | Coffee | Christ the Redeemer Statue | Amazon River | Amazon Forest | Rio Carnival
National Symbols: National Flag | Edelweiss (National Flower) | Coat of Arms | National Anthem
Time Zone: Brasilia GMT -3
Driving Side: Right
Airports in Brazil: Guarulhos Airport | Congonhas Airport | Brasilia Airport | Rio de Janeiro-Galeao International Airport | Santos Dumont Airport | Viracopos International Airport
Most of the places in Brazil have wonderful phone and internet services. However, the connectivity is not that strong in the remotest parts of the country. Hence, it is always better to rely on mobile services while exploring around. And to do that, you need to buy a local prepaid SIM card from the airport as soon as you land. The internet service in the cities and the towns of Brazil are quite commendable. You can also use the free Wi-Fi and pay as you go phone services provided by your hotel or resort. However, it is always advisable to use web-based applications for making international calls.
The best mobile network operators in Brazil are as follows:
In the country, a 15-day data plan would not cost you more than $50.