South America
The Scientific Electronic Library Klefer On-line - SciELO is an digital library protecting a selected collection of Brazilian scientific journals. Brazilian regulation relies on the civil law legal system 198 and civil law ideas prevail over widespread law follow. The country has an extensive rail network of 28,538 kilometres (17,733 miles) in length, the tenth largest community in the world.

There's the dancehall forró of the Northeast, twirling carimbó of the Amazon, scratch-skilled DJs of São Paulo and an endless variety of regional sounds that extends from the twangy nation music of the sunbaked sertanejo to the hard-edged reggae of Maranhão.

Home tourism is a fundamental market segment for the industry, as 51 million people traveled throughout the country in 2005, 286 and direct revenues from Brazilian tourists reached USD 22 billion, 287 5.6 times more receipts than worldwide vacationers in 2005.