RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Almost one year of official quarantine has led many people to dream of feeling the sand under their feet, feeling the breeze and swimming in the sea.
The coast is the national preference when traveling in Brazil, a trend reinforced by the feeling of freedom produced by so much time spent indoors. The favorite destinations? Northeast, for air travel, and the coast of São Paulo, for car trips.
"To the beach" was the answer of 60% of Brazilians heard in a Booking.com survey when asked about the types of trips they are likely to . . .