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Monumental Axis - is it really the widest road in the world?

Monumental Axis - is it really the widest road in the world?

For those who do not know what is Monumental Axis, let me tell you that it is the name of the two parallel highways in the futuristic capital city of Brasilia, running from the East to the West direction. This road connects various government buildings of the new city. The Monumental Axis begins in the(…)

Published On: Monday, April 14th, 2014
Top Things to Do in Brasilia

Top Things to Do in Brasilia

Brasilia is Brazil’s futuristic capital created out of nothing. There was desert all around with no people, no animal or plants, and the problem of scarcity of water. In the year 1956, the then President, Juscelino Kubitschek, called the best Brazilian architects to propose projects for the creation of the new capital. Oscar Niemeyer, the(…)

Published On: Friday, March 28th, 2014