Unfortunately male gringos in Brazil have a negative reputation as prostitute seekers and exploiters of Brazil’s natural resources (i.e., women). The girls are especially sensitive to such stereotypes, and as a result they will take any negative “asshole-type” behavior very personally.Even a light tease that’s culturally acceptable anywhere else can result in backlash, while the same behavior from a Brazilian guy can be totally acceptable.They take care of themselves, and expect the same from guys.So remember to GTL (Gym, Tan, Laundry) before you go to Rio.It’s generally easy for a Western male to date in lower income countries, especially in Latin America.
Natalie has made appearances in 16 different countries to date.
Though Portugal is fairly small, it still boasts an amazing range of climates and terrains, including volcanic peaks and lagoons, Mediterranean beaches, snowy mountains, and rolling vineyards.
The country is renowned for its wine production, including port wines from the Douro Valley – a UNESCO World Heritage site – and Madeira wines from the eponymous islands.
True to its Iberian identity, Portugal is a more traditional European country, with plenty of wine, cheese, and lots of fresh seafood on the menu, while tropical Brazil is all about the fresh fruits, vegetables, feijoada (a black bean and pork dish) and, of course, meat.
The Portuguese are generally more reserved, especially next to gregarious, outgoing Brazilians, so if you’re an introvert, you may find it easier to make friends in Latin Brazil.