IT’S funny how reality and perception can differ when discussing crime and safety levels in South America as compared to the remainder of the world.
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NOW the fifth-biggest global economy and housing the fifth-largest population in the world, Brazil is bristling with investment potential as it prepares to host the 2014 Football World Cup and the 2016 Olympics.
HE drives a 1987 VW Beetle, is a noted vegetarian, was shot six times by the police, lived in a well for two years and now donates 90 per cent of his wealth and refuses to use his presidential palace. Meet quirky Uruguayan president Jose Mujica – a true man of the people.
YOU may have witnessed the stunning filmclip by Melody Gardot on the right of our homepage, perfectly capturing the colours and emotion of South America. Today we take a look at the remarkable Melody Gardot story.