Brazil (in Portuguese Brasil) is the largest country in the South American continent. Famous for its football tradition and the carnivals of Rio de Janeiro and Salvador, the country is characterized by great diversity in every aspect. Famous for its beautiful beaches, the Corcovado with the Christ Redeemer and its spectacular Carnival, Rio De Janeiro is the heart full of life from all over Brazil. Rio is now a megalopolis with nearly 6 million inhabitants and the state capital of the same name, is the showcase of the contradictions that characterize the entire country.
Tourists of the beaches of Ipanema and Copacabana, the new districts of commerce, finance and luxury goods, are contrasted to the favelas, urban areas that developed in the hills (morros), often characterized by poverty and crime, but also a place of stories daily respect, honor, courage, determination and creativity.