With the FIFA World Cup 2014 just around the corner, football fever is about to take over Brazil, but that doesn’t mean you have to avoid this South American destination this summer!
Brazil homes some of the world’s most beautiful beaches, and if you are looking for a romantic honeymoon destination, a luxury beach resort, or a tropical paradise where you can sit back, relax, and sink a Caipirinha (or two!), you will find exactly what you are looking for a long Brazil’s magnificent coastline.
Baia do Sancho – Fernando de Noronha, Brazil
A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the archipelago of Fernando do Noronha has picked up several awards for its unrivalled beaches, crystal-clear waters, and top diving locations. One particular beach, Baia do Sancho, was voted “the World’s Best Beach 2014” in the TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Awards.
Praia Dos Carneiros – Tamandare, Brazil
A quiet beach approximately 30-minutes drive from Porto de Galinhas (one of Brazil’s most famous beaches), Praia dos Carneiros is the perfect place to relax, unwind and enjoy the beauty of Brazil’s northeast coast.
Lopes Mendes Beach – Ilha Grande, Brazil
A beautiful island located just off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, Ilha Grande is an undeveloped paradise with no cars, no banks, and nothing to do except swim, sunbathe, and sample the fine seafood on offer. Head to Lopes Mendes Beach, only accessible by hiking, and spend the day in your own tropical paradise.
Praia de Jericoacoara – Jericoacoara, Brazil
300km west of Fortaleza, the small fishing village of Jericoacoara is home to one of the most beautiful beaches in Brazil. A Mecca for windsurfers and kite surfers, the beach of Praia de Jericoacoara stretches as far as the eye can see, and has sufficient blue waters and palm trees to make it a true paradise.
Genipabu Beach & Dunes – Natal, Brazil
Picture-postcard perfect, the beach and sand dunes of Genipabu in Natal are perfect for beach lovers who like a bit of action. Internationally famous for its natural beauty and its beach buggie rides, Genipabu beach is the perfect spot to spend your 2014 holiday.