Warm and Scenic
Weather:Brazil is generally hot, lots of rain in summer months, Avg. 4-6 inches each month.
Climate Type:Tropical and Subtropical, Northern part is hot, southern part is more humid. There is a lot of rain. Winter lasts only 3 months.
Physical characteristics:Brazil has the huge Amazon Rain Forest, The Great Escarpment is where the highlands end at the ocean and created a huge wall.
How to fit in:
4 Folkways:Communication is relaxed and mostly informal, it is not uncommon to be interupted during a conversation, Making brief eye contact with strangers is okay, Rubbing two fingers together is indacated as a friendship.
Taboos: Don't get drunk, Don't do any sort of a drug, Never give money to street kids and beggers.
Values: Family is most important to most of the people here, they have large family sizes
Digging deeper into culture:
Culture Landscape: Christ the redeemer is a huge famous statue on the highest point in brazil.
Evidence of Cultural Diffusion: Theres traces of arawak origins.
Evidence of Cultural Changes: Stricter laws towards homocides on females.