Some links to informations about Rio de Janeiro and Brazil

A map of Brazil.

Satellite view of Rio. Visible are, from top (north) to bottom along the coasts of Guanabara bay and the Atlantic ocean: Governador island, with the Galeao airport, Fundao island with the UFRJ campus, the Rio-Niteroi bridge, the port and downtown, the Santos Dumont airport, Flamengo, Botafogo, the Sugar Loaf, Copacabana, Ipanema, and Leblon.

Interactive map of the UFRJ campus. Take a look at our university.

Welcome to Brazil - From the University of Oregon, USA. Nice pictures, and a lot of informations about Brazil.

Brazil - From the University of Texas at Austin, USA. Several links, including travel information and facts about Brazil.

Index of brazilian home pages - From UNICAMP. In Portuguese, with many links.

Jornal do Brasil - An important newspaper from Rio (Portuguese).

Agencia Estado - News from Sao Paulo and Brazil (Portuguese). Many links.

Brazilian Embassy in Washington, DC, USA - The server is in Brazil. There are e-mail addresses and phone numbers to call for informations.

Brazilian Embassy in London, UK - Many informations about Brazil. There are some visa informations in "Visas for Short-Term Business Visitors and Tourists", and in "Useful Information", for business visitors. There are also useful informations for tourists in the last item.


soc.culture.brazil - Mostly discussions by brazilians living out of Brazil.

soc.culture.latin-america - Discussions dealing mainly with our neighbors.

Frequently Asked Questions about Brazil, from soc.culture.brazil. Any visitor shall read this.

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