Florianópolis ,also known as Floripa or the ‘magical island’ is famous for its incredible 42 beaches,posh lifestyle and extreme sports such as surf, kitesurf, flyboard,paragliding and sand boarding. Jurere is the the swanky neighbourhood, where you will find luxurious mansions, yachts, fancy restaurants ,upscale beach clubs and posh nightlife. A personal favourite of the jetsetters. Located in Southern Brazil, sun worshippers have flocked to Floripa for decades. You have your pick of experiences here. The northern beaches have the warmest waters and most plentiful visitors, while the Atlantic and southern beaches draw laidback adventurer lovers, like surfers and sailors. Florianópolis offers visitors an endless array of beaches, tasty fresh seafood, quaint Azorean fishing villages, and a wild nightlife scene.