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Study Abroad in Brazil

Tips and Useful Information

 
 

Hotel in Brazil:
http://www.aguasdopantanal.com.br/pousada/entrada-pousada-ing.htm

How to obtain a passport:
http://travel.state.gov/passport/forms/forms_847.html

Tourist visa application for Brazil:
http://www.brazilmiami.org/eng/visas.php

Tourist visa application for Bolivia:
http://www.consuladodebolivia.net/English.html

Travel health information:
http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/destinations/brazil.aspx

Vaccination locations:
http://www.doh.state.fl.us/Disease_ctrl/immune/community/partners.htm

Tips for the trip

  • Internet at hotel is available
  • Make copies of passport and credit cards (leave one copy at home)
  • Visa is necessary for US citizens
  • Yellow fever vaccination is required for this trip
  • ATMs are widely available

Packing suggestions

  • Hat
  • sun screen
  • Imodium AD
  • insect repellent
  • long sleeves shirts
  • hiking shoes