Brazil is a country located in South America, bordered by Argentina to the south, Uruguay to the south, Paraguay to the southwest, Bolivia to the west, Peru to the west, Colombia to the northwest, Venezuela to the north, Guyana to the north, Suriname to the northeast, and the Atlantic Ocean to the east. Brazil is known for its beautiful landscapes, including the Amazon Rainforest and the Iguaçu Falls. The capital of Brazil is Brasília, which is located in the central part of the country. The official language of Brazil is Portuguese, but many people also speak Spanish and English. Brazil is a predominantly Catholic country, with a mix of traditional and modern influences. Brazil is a major player in the global economy, with a strong focus on agriculture, mining, and manufacturing.