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Jericoacoara Beach

brazilTwenty years ago this beach was a simple village dedicated to fishing with no electricity. Currently, the site has grown in infrastructure but keeps all the peace and tranquility that you expect from a place like this.

The main reason for this is that to get access to this beach will have to use a 4×4 vehicle to pass the complicated ways. And even once you get to the beach of Jericoacoara, you will find that most of the streets of the village are covered with sand, so getting it is best to rent a buggy.
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Leblon Beach

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Leblon is an upscale neighborhood of the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is located in the South Zone of the city and its distinguishing feature is its beaches, Ipanema are continuing.

Tourists who come to seek primarily Leblon beaches. At the end of Leblon, west, there is a viewpoint (Leblon Mirante) from where you can enjoy all the waterfront promenade, the beaches of Leblon and Ipanema and Arpoador Pedra. It is also a good walk walking the inner streets of the neighborhood, with elegant shops, bars, restaurants and many green spaces.

For those who want to shop the Shopping Leblon is an option, with more than 200 stores, restaurants, movie theaters, a cultural center and a panoramic view from the terraces

Leblon beach making a continuation of Ipanema beach, separated from it by a canal linking the sea to the Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas. It is also the name of a district, the most expensive and popular bourgeois neighborhoods of Rio
It has a length and a mile and it is all very nice and quiet. In the area already looks little tourism, but there are hotels. What you will find are mainly citizens of the same neighborhood and many families with their children.

The typical image of Leblon Beach, with Morro of the Two Brothers in the background.

If we were in for a dip Leblon, still well worth a walk from Ipanema. If we want to look good views of the beach of Leblon and Ipanema can access the Mirante do Leblon up a small mound that is the end of the beach (the opposite side from Ipanema), where Niemeyer Avenue starts going to the neighborhood of São Conrado. From there, we can make great pictures and have a drink or coconut water at a kiosk.

At the end of Leblon we always display the Morro Dois Irmãos, a mountain river characteristics, so called because it is surmounted by two peaks very similar. This mountain can also be climbed to access a park, which has another viewpoint from where you have pretty spectacular views of the city. At Morro Dois Irmãos park is accessible by car.

Hippodrome of Palermo

argentinaThe Argentine Hippodrome of Palermo is in the heart of Palermo and Forests, on the Avenida del Libertador 4100, near the center of Buenos en1876 Aires.Abrió its doors and its buildings were fully renovated in 1908 by switching to other French style seventeenth century. Since 1992 is managed by a private company.

The biggest race is contesting the National Grand Prize for fillies and colts of three years, about 2,500 meters, declared of National Tourist Interest.
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Places with Charm and Little Visited China

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China is a place full of attractions, but many of the sites scheduled for travel agencies usually are packed with tourist. Here are some inconspicuous places, but very charming:

Town of Fenghuang (in Hunan province): A place of great architecture and home to fascinating cultures such as the Miao and Tujia minorities. All this on a beautiful landscape of mountains and rivers.

Daocheng (Sichuan Province): The strong presence of Tibetan culture is enriched by its many meadows, waterfalls, dense forests and snow capped mountains.

Immortal Bridge (Shangdong Province): A little-known natural attraction, but amazing. It consists of several rocks that have formed a bridge on Mount Tai. It has a great religious and cultural significance among the inhabitants of the area.

Wuzhen (Zhejiang province): It is called “the Venice of China”. This ancient town is linked by rivers and streams stone bridges and dotted with old houses on the banks with exterior corridors. The place becomes more magical with the fog that surrounds during the rainy season.

Sanya (Hainan Province): Sun, beaches, coconut trees, luxury hotels, and make peace an option Sanya important holiday for Chinese newlyweds, but away from the main tourist circuits.

Lijang Town (Yunnan Province): In Lijang time passes slowly and gently. One can join the matriarchal Mosuo people in their fascinating traditions in beautiful Lugu Lake, a pilgrimage to the feet of the mysterious Jade Dragon Mountain.