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Carnaval of Culture

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As Brazil flourishes, it becomes an even more attractive Portuguese immersion destinationFollowing more than three centuries under Portuguese rule, Brazil gained its independence in 1822, maintaining a monarchical system of government until the abolition of slavery and the proclamation of a republic by the military in 1888-9. Brazilian coffee exporters politically dominated the country until populist leader Getulio Vargas...