Brazil geography and Brazil travel northeast
Brazil is officially named the Federative Republic of Brazil
which translate in Portuguese as: Brasil or Republica Federativa
As you will see from the map of Brazil,
with the exception of Ecuador and Chile, Brazil borders all the
other South American countries of Venezuela, Suriname, Guyana and
the department of French Guiana to the north, Uruguay to the south,
Argentina and Paraguay to the southwest, Bolivia and Peru to the
west, and Colombia to the northwest. Brazil also border the
the Atlantic Ocean.
As well as being the most populous country in South America, Brazil
is also the fifth largest country in the world, behind Russia,
Canada, The People's Republic of China and the United States,
occupying approximately half of South America.
Geography of Brazil - Regional
There are 5 geographic regions of Brazil. These are:
Map Of Brazil Regions
Central-West (Centro- Oeste)
All of the above five regions of Brazil collectively consist of
26 states and one Federal District. These states are in turn
divided into municipalities and from municipalities into
Map Of Brazil's States
Brazil geography and Brazil territory
The geography of Brazil position it as the easternmost
country of the Americas, with the
Brazil territory covering 8,514,876.599 km2 between central
South America and the Atlantic Ocean. Brazil's geography don't
end there because its territory also includes a number of
islands located in the Atlantic Ocean.
These include the archipelago of Fernando de Noronha, which is
located northeast of Brasil, in addition to other smaller
islands and atolls such as, Abrolhos, Atol das Rocas, Penedos
de Sao Pedro e Sao Paulo, Trindade and Martim Vaz.
As you can see, the Northeast is a vast area. On your Brazil travel
northeast, be sure to explore as many of its coastal states, towns
and attractions as you can.
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