Osmar and Maria Ferreira
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Taking off: Brazil's growing middle class hits the beach

Osmar and Maria Ferreira have never flown on a plane before and have never been on a package holiday.

They are part of Brazil's growing middle class who can afford to do a lot of things for the first time.

Brazil's growing economy has lifted millions of people out of poverty. Cheap credit means people can go on holiday now and pay later - in ten instalments.

  • 09 Nov 2011
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