The caipirinha is the national cocktail of Brazil, built around Cachaça, a unique Brazilian spirit made from fermented sugar cane juice. The origin of this cocktail is disputed: some believe it originated as a cure for the Spanish Flu whilst others believe it originated on sugarcane farms. A popular drink sold everywhere from Brazilian restaurants, … Continue reading How to Make a Caipirinha – Brazil’s National Cocktail
A large sculpture located on Brava Beach in Punta del Este, Uruguay. Whilst commonly referred to as La Mano, the sculpture is also often referred to as ‘Los Dedos’ and the more artistic sounding ‘Hombre Emergiendo a la Vida’. La Mano was completed in 1982 by Chilean sculptor Mario Irarrázabel as part of sculpture competition … Continue reading A Visit to La Mano in Punta del Este
Unfortunately, like many of our fellow travellers around the world, our 2020 travel plans have been impacted by the current global health crisis. Although we may be temporarily grounded, Trip Tap Go will continue to help you explore the world from the comfort of your own home. When the time comes, an we can travel … Continue reading Travel from Home
TRIP Located in Rio de Janeiro, the Estádio do Maracanã is a football stadium that has a seating capacity of 78,838. Having hosted two FIFA World Cups and one Olympic Games, the Maracanã is considered by many to be one of the world’s most historic football stadiums. TAP Originally built for Brazil’s hosting of the … Continue reading A Visit to Rio de Janeiro’s Legendary Maracanã Stadium
TRIP Located in São Paulo, Arena Corinthians is a football stadium that has a seating capacity of 49,205. The Arena Corinthians is one of the many new stadiums that have been built in Brazil over the past decade. TAP Arena Corinthians was originally built as part of 2014 FIFA World Cup. The stadium was also … Continue reading A Review of São Paulo’s Arena Corinthians
TRIP The Catedral Metropolitana de São Sebastião is a modern cathedral located on the fringes of Rio de Janeiro’s city centre. This classic piece of mid-20th century South American modernist architecture is a must see when visiting Brazil’s most popular city. TAP The Metropolitan Cathedral is anything but traditional. Its conical design urges those who … Continue reading How to Visit the Metropolitan Cathedral of Saint Sebastian in Rio de Janeiro
TRIP Also known as the Banespa Building, the Altino Arantes Building is one of São Paulo’s most recognisable skyscrapers. Although not São Paulo’s tallest building, the Altino Arantes Building stands out amongst the city’s crowded skyline due its distinctive design and striking white facade. TAP Over 60 years since its construction, São Paulo’s third tallest … Continue reading A Trip to the Top of the Altino Arantes Building in São Paulo
Greetings fellow travellers and welcome to triptapgo.com. The aim of this website is simple: provide travellers with short, but informative articles on a variety of different attractions and activities across a number of cities across the world. Got an idea for a trip? Just tap into one of our articles, get the information you need … Continue reading Welcome!