Armação dos Búzios or just Búzios, is a city in Rio de Janeiro state, located about 160 km from the state capital. It is a peninsula with only eight kilometers of extension and more than 20 beaches, bordered on one side by the ocean currents from Ecuador and the other side by currents from the South Pole, that is why has warm water and refreshing waters beaches.
Climate & History
The average annual temperature is 24 ° C and the rainfall is the lowest in the Rio de Janeiro state.
Has a significant trajectory in history, the tupinambás indians, that were occupying the area, practicing fishing, hunting and cultivating manioc, developed strait relations with pirates and french smugglers, who acquired Pau Brasil wood, pepper, and other native products. In the mid-seventeenth century the city was invaded by French and English dealers and was also a pirate stronghold and point of disembarkation of slaves from Africa.
In 1964, Brigitte Bardot has refuged herself in Buzios and the fame of this heavenly place ran the world.