Moon Brazil by Michael Sommers Plan ahead with this book. Brazil is hot and only getting hotter in the coming years. The country hosts the FIFA World Cup in 2014 followed by the Olympics in 2016. The country is super diverse – Moon expertly covers the highlights of the country and lists itinerary suggestions including a “21-day Best of Brazil, Beaches, Carnaval, a Food & Drink tour and the Amazon River. While the country’s beaches extend much of the entire Eastern coastline of the continent, Brazil is so much more than surf and sand. This guidebook features in depth information about the famous Iguazu Falls, the sprawl and vastness of Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro and its famous nightlife.
This book is setup for independent travelers. It answers important questions ahead of your trip such as the need for vaccinations and visa information. Beach etiquette and how to find in country transportation and how to plan your trip in such a large country are also covered. Moon’s motto is “the cure for the common trip” and this book should do that with its 700+ pages of well-researched information.