Virtual Brazil: Brazil Links

Government Language
The Brazilian Embassy (Washington, D.C.)
  Eng + Port
The Brazilian Embassy (London)   Eng + Port
The Brazilian Consulate (New York)   Eng + Port
Culture Language
Maria-Brazil An eclectic mix of all things Brazilian. Great Recipes! Eng Events, articles and postings Eng
Brazilian-American Cultural Institute Screenings, lectures and exhibitions in D.C. Eng
Brazil Atlanta Brazilian events and community in Atlanta Eng
Music Language
Tom Jobim A wonderful fan page Eng + French
Vinicius de Moraes Texts, biography, and much more Port
Astrud Gilberto Astrud’s Official website Eng
João Gilberto Essays, discography and more Eng + Port
Bossa Nova FM MP3s and more Eng
Connect Brazil Great Brazilian music Eng
Tropicalia   Eng + Port
Caetano Veloso   Eng
Gilberto Gil   Eng
Os Mutantes   Eng
Tom Zé   Port
Bebel Gilberto   Eng
Six Degrees Records The cutting edge of Brazilian and world music Eng
Trama Records One of Brazil’s best indie labels Eng + Port
Pinga Brazilian music news from Europe Eng
Crammed Records Six Degrees European affiliate Eng
More Brazilian Music Online Articles and resources on lesser-known Brazilian artists  
Travel Language
The Lonely Planet guide to Brazil   Eng
The Hip Gringos guide to Brazil Super tips for Travel Eng A great guide to Rio Eng
Gringoes A great guide to São Paulo Eng
Floripa A great guide to Florianopolis Port
Surf guide Check the waves in Florianopolis Eng
Hotels + Pousadas Find Brazil’s best small inns Port
Brazil Air Pass Pricing and reservations Eng
Embratur Brazil’s Ministry of Tourism Eng + Port
Visa requirement   Eng
Soccer Language
Futebol, The Brazilian Way of Life A comprehensive guide to Brazilian Soccer Eng
The Beautiful Team A great fan site on the Brazilian National Team Eng
Pele One of the greatest soccer heroes in history Port
Fashion Language
Havaianas   Eng + Port
Gisele Bündchen Gisele’s homepage Eng + Port
Rosa Chá Designer swimwear Eng + Port
The Brazilian Bikini wax Learn about the notorious beauty treatment Eng
Alexandre Herchcovitch   Eng + Port
Carlos Miele   Eng + Port
São Paulo Fashion Week   Eng + Port
Osklen   Eng + Port
Patachou   Eng + Port
News about Brazilian fashion and top models   Eng
Carnival dates   Eng
Bahia-Online The inside scoop on Carnival in Salvador Eng
Carnival in Olinda   Eng + Port
Frevo Listen and learn about this genre of northeastern music Eng
Maracatu Listen and learn about this genre of northeastern music Eng
Carnaval 2004 The most comprehensive guide to Carnival in Brazil Port
The History of Samba   Eng
World Samba Global Samba Communities Eng + Port
Photos of Brasilia   Eng + Port
More on Brazil’s Modernist Architecture   Eng + Port
Architecture after Brasilia   Eng
Project Design An online journal contemporary architecture and design Port
The Oscar Niemeyer Museum   Eng + Port
Anthropophagite Manifesto Key work on Brazilian Modernism Eng
Mapa das Artes Current art exhibitions in São Paulo  
Galeria Luisa Strina   Eng + Port
Galeria Fortes Vilaca   Eng + Port
Galeria Nara Roesler   Eng + Port
Galeria Vermelho   Eng + Port
Helio Oiticica Featured in Documenta 1997 Eng
More information on Helio Oiticica Traveling exhibition ‘Quasi Cinemas’ Eng
Brazilian Embassy in London’s spotlight on Fine Arts   Eng + Port
Itau Cultural’s The Encyclopedia of Brazilian Art Over 3000 listings and articles on contemporary and modern Brazilian artists Port
Cisneros Foundation A comprehensive resource on Brazilian and other Latin American Arts Eng + Spa + Port