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Welcome to the Inspire Travel Blog, a space where we will periodically inform you about some of the places we visit, work we are proud of, and interesting happenings in Brazil.

Visiting Manaus

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Last week we traveled up to Manaus, located in the north of Brazil, to prepare some things for a university group traveling there in a few months. It had been a few years since we were last there and were pleasently surprised by the improvements. ...

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The Ver-o-Peso Market in Belem, Para

Sunday, January 29, 2017

Visiting my family in Belem in the north of Brazil brings back lots of memories from my childhood. I used to spent my school breaks with the only grandpa I knew. I still remember the smell of fresh fish brought by my aunts and uncles early in the morning to be prepared by my ...

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Warming up for carnival

Sunday, January 08, 2017

After new years in Rio, all the attention goes to the next big event in the city: Carnival. By then all the samba schools have their song and theme ready to promote to their fans. In the months before carnival, the samba schools promote shows at their headquarters to help raise ...

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Afternoon visit to Obra do Berço

Friday, January 06, 2017

Today Inspire Travel helped facilitate an afternoon visit to Obra do Berço for an education professor and her students from a United States university. Obra do Berço is an orphanage and school in Rio. They have 120 children ...

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