Discovering Brazil through Pinterest
Collaborative guide uses social network to show the country beyond samba and soccer
Through Pinterest, a social network with more than 350 thousand users in
Brazil that allows the creation of picture frames about several themes, the « This is
Brazil works as a collaborative tourism guide that uses images of its own platform to
show that all the regions among the country can be much more than what is presented
in the traditional tourism guides.
The service is collaborative by counting on people from several states that
show their region through images. "If someone wants to know what to do in Pará, for
example, there’s nothing better than a local showing nice stuff to do, to try, to visit,
etc. The idea is to show that in Brazil there are many countries in one and that it’s
much more than soccer, carnival and samba."
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