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Brazil highlights positives from Confederations Cup

Brazil highlights positives from Confederations Cup

The president of Brazilian tourist board Embratur, Flávio Dino, has highlighted the financial returns made by the destination during the recent Confederations Cup. Dino confirmed numbers exceeded expectations, with Embratur recording $329 million in additional spending, including income from hotels, food away from home, and other related expenditure.

President of Braztoa of Brazil meets Seychelles minister of tourism

President of Braztoa of Brazil meets Seychelles minister of tourism

1 September 2012 Press Release Tourism News Organisations & Operators

Mr. Marco Ferraz, the President of the Brazilian Association of Tour Operators met with Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, who is in Brazil on a working visit. Mr. Ferraz is the current President of Braztoa, the Tour Operators Association of Brazil, that has 96 members with 86 of these being all the major tour operators of Brazil.

Fan Fest to return for FIFA World Cup 2014 in Brazil

Fan Fest to return for FIFA World Cup 2014 in Brazil

16 April 2012 Travel Events News

When the next edition of the FIFA World Cup kicks off in Brazil in 2014, the excitement will not be limited to the stadiums hosting the matches. FIFA and the Local Organising Committee have been working together with the twelve Brazilian Host Cities to plan the FIFA Fan Fest programme which will come to life in iconic locations throughout Brazil.

Brazil introduces boutique category to accommodation rating system

Brazil introduces boutique category to accommodation rating system

15 March 2012 Hotel News

Accommodation in Brazil can now officially be called ‘boutique’ with the introduction of the new classification to the Brazil Accommodation Rating System, which had previously been limited to seven categories. Across the country there are 35 hotels already signed up to be listed in the category.