Brazil… the very sound of it evokes images of fun, sun samba, and tropical paradise, igniting Western imagination like no other South American country. From the sun drenched beaches of Rio de Janeiro to the sensuous Girl from Ipanema, the crazed passion of Carnival and the mighty Amazon, this is a country of mythic proportions. LTD invites you to sojourn and experience first hand some of Brazil’s hidden treasures while sailing along the Amazon aboard Desafio providing unmatched comfort while in the wilds of the Amazon Jungle. Next we visit Salvador, Brazil's first capital city founded by the Portuguese in 1549 also known as "Bahia" and considered as the spiritual and cultural center of Brazil boasting Brazil’s best writers, musicians and artist, exquisite beaches, fiery cuisine, magnificent colonial churches, and exotic mystical Afro-Brazilian rituals. Finally we arrive to Rio de Janeiro, the fun and sun capital of Latin America.