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With a long coastal line, most of it in intertropical zones, Brazil has many beautiful beaches.
Several major Brazilian cities were built by the sea, like Rio de Janeiro, Salvador, Natal, Fortaleza, Recife and others; in all these cities, the tourism infrastructure is well developed, with plenty of hotels, restaurants, transportation, etc to serve the tourists.
Besides these capital cities, several other medium and small towns have nice beaches. Some are well established tourist resorts, with most of the infrastructure found in the bigger cities, like Camboriu and Porto Seguro; some are smaller cities, where the overwhelming beautiness of nature compensates for the shortage of a few facilities; and some others beaches still preserve much of the wild life, making the lack of services look like an advantage.
Below, some links to Brazilian beaches.
Photos of Brazilian beaches
Rio de Janeiro The most famous Brazilian city is famous for many attractions, including beaches like Ipanema and Copacabana, which have been enchanting people for decades.
Northeast capitals Salvador, Aracaju, Maceio, Recife, Joao Pessoa, Natal, Fortaleza, Sao Luis; there is not a consensus, even among Brazilians, about which of these cities is best.
Pipa Small village with a cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Porto de Galinhas This small village in Pernambuco is attracting major hotel groups.
Buzios Close to Rio, this sophisticated charmful city conquered Bridgite Bardot
Camboriu The favourite destination of Argentines and Uruguayans
Jericoacara For adventurers.
Porto Seguro The beaches which amazed the Portuguese in the 1500s are today a favorite destination for people looking for beaches and History.
Fernando de Noronha Paradisiac island.
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