Mate. 'Mate, also known as chimarrão or cimarrón, is a traditional South American infused drink, particularly in Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay, southern states of Brazil, south of Chile, and the Bolivian Chaco. It is prepared from steeping dried leaves of yerba mate in hot water.' http://www.lonelyplanet.com/argentina
Christmas Around the World Interactive Notebook that includes crafts and worksheets for 13 different countries including: Australia, Brazil, Canada, England, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Russia, Sweden, and the United States of America.
Bahian Woman in Traditional Dress by Marcos Casiano, via Flickr Bahia is one of the 26 states of Brazil, and is located in the eastern part of the country on the Atlantic coast. It is the fourth most populous Brazilian state after São Paulo, Minas Gerais and Rio de Janeiro, and the fifth-largest in size. Bahia's capital is the city of Salvador, or more properly, São Salvador da Bahia de Todos os Santos, and is located at the junction of the Atlantic Ocean and the Bay of All Saints,...
Já conhece o Buriti? Uma palmeira versátil que marca presença no artesanato brasileiro. Seja no bordado da almofada da Central Veredas (MG) ou no trançado de cestos indígenas, suas folhas leves e fibrosas impressionam através das muitas formas que assumem. Embroidery by Central Veredas (Minas Gerais state) of a Buriti palm tree. Found in many states of Brazil, Buriti's long and strong leaves are used for handcrafting baskets, boxes and tablecloths.