Brazil: High Prices Drive Brazilian Tourists to Travel Abroad

Posted on May 21, 2013 • Filed under: Brazil, Economy, TRAVEL

Globo reported on May 20, 2013 that numbers show Brazilian tourists spending more money abroad then in Brazil. Their spending is three times higher than that of foreign visitors in Brazil. Over the past five years, costs by visitors in Brazil increased by 15%, however costs for Brazilian tourists overseas more than doubled. Although there are many tourist areas for Brazilians such as Rio and the Amazon, Brazilians are still choosing to travel abroad as costs in Brazil are more expensive. Read Article

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