He owes his new aggressiveness in part to the fact that he has emerged unscathed in the so-called Carwash corruption scandal that ravaged many other Brazilian tycoons. As Latin America's so-called leftist Pink Tide recedes, Dantas no longer faces.
That's one big emerald Castanet.net.
If that whets your appetite for an even deeper green experience, make a day trip to the home and gardens of Burle Max at Barra de Guaratiba (see below), an ecologist, artist and landscape designer who – for me – should be Brazil's most celebrated son.
Suitcases and boxes filled with cash were found during the raid of an apartment in Salvador, Bahia , Brazil . Source: Brazil's Federal Police. Nigeria's vice president led an investigation into graft allegations against senior officials, including the.
Christmas last year looked set to start with a distinct sense of humour failure. We'd arrived late and rather tired at the tiny airport at Porto Seguro in Bahia . I'd promised our daughters, then 16 and 11, some fun and bright lights for our tropical.
Brazil's federal police on Tuesday found a trove of money stashed in an apartment allegedly used by one of President Michel Temer's former cabinet members, the largest single cash seizure in the country's history. Source: Brazil's Federal Police. A.
Brazil’s third biggest city, Salvador in Bahia is more a collection of tiny seaside towns and villages that string along both sides of a peninsula, which separates the Bay of All Saints from the Atlantic Ocean. Each praia or beach has its own feel.
Colombia's Pacific coastline moves to a rhythm all its own, driven by the heavy African influences from decades of a slave trade as intense as anywhere in Brazil . In fact, Cali, the country's third-largest city and the only real metropolis in the.
After years, decades, even, in which negligible investment in infrastructure and maintenance has allowed whole swathes of it to slip into decay, the marvellous city of Salvador de Bahia , which already rivals Rio de Janeiro in charisma and heritage, is.
Probably once a week for work assignments: in December, I was in London for a Testino shoot; in February, it was Brazil . A few years ago, I went to the Bahamas and had a day filming at the One&Only Hotel for a part in Casino Royale. I usually have two.
Image taken on Aug. 24, 2017 shows vessels after the shipwreck in Salvador, capital of Bahia State, eastern Brazil . The death toll from the shipwreck in Salvador, capital city of Brazil's eastern state of Bahia , has risen to 22, confirmed navy on.
Travel is often a quest for the new. A new city to explore, a new taste to discover, a new panorama to gaze at. Sometimes, however, it is the old, even the ancient, not the new, that lures us. Not so long ago, that usually meant visiting stone.
Bahia , Brazil 10. Los Haitises National Park, Dominican Republic. Best value destinations. 1. Tallinn, Estonia 2. Lanzarote, Canary Islands, Spain 3. Arizona, USA 4. La Paz, Bolivia 5. Poland 6. Essaouira, Morocco 7. United Kingdom 8. Baja California.