Brazil is a nation of amazing diversity, both through its land and its people. While some of its beaches are famous worldwide, there are plenty of other locations that reveal other elements of the city. Here are 16 places that locals know and love, illustrating just how diverse Brazil can be.
Way up north on the border with Venezuela and Guyana is another of Brazil’s best natural sights, Monte Roraima. It’s an imposing tabletop mountain that is said to be among some of the oldest geological formations on Earth. Although there’s rain nearly every day of the year at Monte Roraima, the waters create stunning waterfalls that are also some of the largest in the world.