SciELO
The Scientific Electronic Library Online - SciELO is an digital library protecting a selected assortment of Brazilian scientific journals. The states and the federal district could also be grouped into areas: Northern , Northeast , Central-West , Southeast and Southern The Brazilian regions are merely geographical, not political or administrative divisions, and they do not have any particular type of government.

Domestic tourism is a elementary market section for the industry, as 51 million people traveled all through the nation in 2005, 286 and direct revenues from Brazilian vacationers reached USD 22 billion, 287 5.6 instances extra receipts than worldwide tourists in 2005.

There's horseback riding and wildlife watching in the Pantanal, kayaking flooded forests within the Amazon, ascending rocky cliff tops to panoramic views, whale watching off the coast, surfing stellar breaks off palm-fringed beaches Luiz Gastão Bittencourt and snorkeling crystal-clear rivers or coastal reefs - all are part of the good Brazilian experience.

Brazil's most well-known celebration, Carnaval, storms by the country's cities and towns with hip-shaking samba and frevo, dazzling costumes and events that last until solar up, but Brazilians hardly limit their revelry to some weeks of the 12 months. Although defined by law, Brazilian regions are useful mainly for statistical purposes, and in addition to outline the distribution of federal funds in improvement projects.

317 At the moment, the Brazilian authorities, in contrast to the past, seeks to encourage this mode of transport; an instance of this incentive is the venture of the Rio-São Paulo high-pace rail , that will join the 2 foremost cities of the country to hold passengers.