Nature & Wildlife Archives - Bespoke Brazil

Boating on the Amazon river

Fires in the Amazon – Should We Be Worried?

As Brazil hits the headlines for the wrong reasons, the Bespoke Brazil’s Director Simon Williams explains the impact of the Amazon fires on the region and your trip.

Chapada dos Guimaraes NP

Brazil’s Must-Visit National Parks

Explore one of Brazil’s sixty-nine incredible National Parks. Bespoke Brazil specialist Clara explains which are the best and how to plan your visit…

The view from Cristalino Lodge's beautiful floating sun deck on the Cristalino River, Brazil.

Luxury Hotel of the Month: Cristalino Jungle Lodge

Undoubtedly a highlight of any trip to Brazil, the Amazon rainforest is one of the world’s last great wildernesses. One of our favourite lodges is the charming Cristalino, situated in the lesser-visited southern Amazon.

Exploring the Pantanal by boat at Fazenda Barranco Alto, Brazil

Luxury Hotel of the Month: Fazenda Barranco Alto

This month, our luxury hotel choice in Brazil is a rustic eco-lodge nestled deep in the tropical savanna of the southern Brazilian Pantanal. Cosy, traditional and exclusive; Fazenda Barranco Alto is a fantastic option for travellers looking for a unique wildlife experience during their luxury holiday to Brazil.

Amazon- Rainforest Brazil

The Ultimate Amazon Packing List

If you have decided to head into the Amazon rainforest, chances are you will be faced with the daunting task of packing for a trip which is unlike any you have taken before. The thick jungle environment with its wide rivers, oxbow lakes and towering trees are a natural wonder that will not disappoint, but it is essential to be properly prepared in order to truly enjoy this once in a lifetime experience.

FLIP seaside colonial and charming town Paraty in Brazil

Exploring Charming Paraty on Brazil’s Emerald Coastline

With turquoise waters, golden sands and lush Atlantic rainforest, Paraty is a haven for those seeking a relaxing holiday. Just 4 hours from Rio, along a beautiful coastal road which is a joy to drive, the colonial town of Paraty has much to offer those looking to visit Brazil.

chic farm Reserva do Ibitipoca in Brazil

Reserva do Ibitipoca

There are some places that one dreams of existing, or reads about in books and wishes was real. A remote countryside idyll where you can completely get away from it all and disappear into a slower and simpler pace of life. Ibitipoca is just such a place.

The spectacualr pool area overlooking the river and jungle, Juma in Amazon Brazil.

Discovering the Amazon Rainforest with Juma Lodge

Visiting the Amazon Rainforest is a once-in-a-lifetime experience for many, which is why when I visited Juma Lodge my expectations were high. Luckily these expectations were met as the lodge itself is absolutely fantastic, a true luxury wilderness experience, and in addition we saw some pretty impressive wildlife.

Parque das Aves, Iguassu Falls

Parque das Aves at Iguassu Falls

A visit to the Parque das Aves at Iguassu Falls is a must if you […]

Cabybaras, Pantanal, Brazil

Wildlife in Brazil

If you are thinking of travelling to Brazil in 2015 and you want to see […]

Jaguars in Brazil

Jaguars in Brazil

We recently paid a visit to the northern Pantanal and during our stay took the […]

Gran Aventura, Iguazu Falls

Gran Aventura Boat ride

On a recent visit to Iguassu Falls we took a ride on the Gran Aventura […]

Iguassu Falls

Entrance fees rise at Iguazu Falls

It has been announced that the entrance fees for the Argetinean side of the Iguazu […]