Joinville is located at Santa Catarina state, in southern Brazil. Even though his appearance is german city styled, it's etymology is french.
Yet it is undeniable their cultural German mark, evident in the typical meals and festivals
Joinville Festival: is quite an event "Joinville Dance Festival" takes place in the second half July and has over 4000 dancers. Joinville is the only place in the world outside Rusia you find a Bolshoi Ballet dance school.
Photo: Joinville, Brazil
Port of Joinville
Serra do Mar
Photo: Joinville, Santa Catarina
Photo: Joinville beach
Other interesting destinations in Brazil: Curitiba and Sao Paulo. Brazil Beaches: Sao Sebastiao and Ilhabela.