The price of success can be steep, and Brazil has had a great run in recent years. It's one of the developing world's success stories, today ranked the seventh or eighth largest economy on Earth (depending on who you ask) and a global powerhouse by any estimation. Brazil has also become the most expensive country in South America.
Editor's Note: This recommendation was taken from our Brazil Thing to do Blog. Visit the original post to continue reading the full post and to learn more about things to do in Brazil. Photo courtesy of Wiki Commons.