Pantanal Escapes

Discover Brazil's Wild Wonderland

Documentary (in Portuguese) showing the history of the town Vila Bela da Santíssima Trindade - though its founding on the remote frontier between the Spanish and Portuguese empires as former capital of the Mato Grosso territory, though the colonial period where slaves were used to run the plantations and businesses, and through into modern day.

Part 2 shows the annual Festança da Vila Bela da Santíssima Trindade - with the Dança do Congo and Dança do Chorado held every July.