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What are some places to visit in Brazil?

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Some places to visit in Brazil are S��o Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Gramado, Salvador, Florian��polis, Curitiba, Fortaleza, Natal, Trancoso, Iguazu Falls, Salvador, Manus and Parati. Depending on personal interest, tourists might visit a large city like S��o Paulo, natural waterfalls like Iguazu Falls or a town like Trancoso.

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S��o Paulo is the largest city in the southern hemisphere. Landmarks in S��o Paulo include the Banespa Building that was designed after the Empire State Building, the Paulista Avenue that is the central location of museums and cultural centers and the S��o Paulo Cathedral that is the city's metropolitan cathedral. S��o Paulo has 36 parks, including the popular Ibirapuera Park. The Zoological Park of S��o Paulo has over 3,200 species of animals and produces its own vegetables to feed the animals. The S��o Paulo Aquarium hosts 3,000 specimens.

The world-famous Brazilian Carnival is held every year in Sao Paulo. Other yearly events that happen in S��o Paulo include S��o Paulo Fashion Week, the S��o Paulo Art Biennial, the Cultural Turn, the S��o Paulo Gay Pride Parade, the March for Jesus, the S��o Paulo Pancake Cook-Off and the S��o Paulo International Film Festival. Iguazu Falls are located between two national parks and comprise 150 to 300 waterfalls, depending on the current water level. The Iguazu Falls are three times the size of Niagara Falls. Trancoso has several beaches in its vicinity, golf courses and Quadrado Square.

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