How much do you really know about Brazil?
Celebrate Brazil's Independence Day on September 7
Did you know that Brazil has won five FIFA World Cup titles, making it the world's most successful footballing nation? Or that samba, one of the most popular Brazilian musical genres, was invented in the 1800s? Even today, this immense country remains a mysterious land of dreams.
Click through the following gallery to learn more about the vast, diverse, and fascinating country.
RECOMMENDED FOR YOU
LIFESTYLE Global solutions
LIFESTYLE Textile arts
HEALTH Healthy living
HEALTH Medical conditions