Day of Coffee in Brazil

Today, on the 24th of May, THE coffee country, Brazil, celebrates the day of coffee. The Dia do Café is celebrated since the Brazilian Chamber of Industry and Commerce established the day in the 1950s. According to the Brazilian Association of the Coffee Industry (ABIC), they introduced the day in …

Carneval in Rio

What is the first thing to think about “carnival”? Rio of course! That’s why I saved the highlight Brazil for THE Day of the Year. The biggest party in the world in Rio de Janeiro Since Friday the less experienced Samba schools in the ascent or gold group have tried …

Brazil

#1 – Brazil is the largest coffee producer, consumer and exporter worldwide. That’s why there are a few more facts than usual: The first coffee seeds came from Ethiopia to Brazil in 1727, as a smuggling product, hidden in a bouquet of flowers. The most important cultivation areas are in …

1.10. – International Coffee Day

Why? On an International Coffee Day one agreed only last year – more precisely the International Coffee Organisation. On the same day, Japan has been celebrating the hot drink since 1983, the first country in the world. Finally, the Japanese are the third largest coffee importers (behind Germany (2) and …