All over the world, sunsets are one of the most beautiful moments of any day. However, in Jericoacoara, Brazil (affectionately known as Jeri), they take on an elevated intensity. Every evening, just as the sun starts to descend, practically the entire town begins the tiny pilgrimage up Jeri’s famous sand dune. This spot just so […]
This photos was taken from one of Rio de Janeiro’s best viewpoints, the Pão de Açúcar. The best time to go is for the sunset when the lighting becomes something magical. To get to the top, large cable cars have been installed which transport the passengers up to two different heights. This photo was taken […]
There is an important immigration of German people in this region of Brazil and that means a lot of breweries. Of course in October, there is an Oktoberfest. Not a small one but the biggest one outside Germany. During two weeks, you can see more German flags than Brazilian ones. There are parades and of course a German village with music, German food and … a lot of beer-very good beer, more than 650.000 liters (172.000 Gallons) were drunk in 2012.
Here’s the first photo of the series “Picture of the Day”.
This photo was taken last week in the cellar of Casa Valduga, in Bento Gonçalves, Brazil.
There are 14,250 bottles of Cabernet Franc 2012, waiting to be sold.
The region of Bento Gonçalves produces 90% of the wine in Brazil and Casa Valduga makes wines of high quality, and some of them really deserve to be known.