Welcome to Caminho Language Centre’s blog. Here you will find articles about studying the Portuguese language, the city of Rio de Janeiro, Portuguese tips for grammar and popular carioca expressions, the school’s events and much more. Follow our latest posts and immerse in the Brazilian vibe with us.



01 Apr

For the Lovebirds: 7 Romantic Tours in Rio de Janeiro »

Need an idea for a special date with your boo? Don't worry! We are here to help you with 7 ideas for romantic tours in Rio de Janeiro.

25 Mar

Discover Rio: The Most Famous Hotels in Rio de Janeiro »

From cozy bed and breakfasts to five-star resorts, Rio has something for everyone.

Medical Vocabulary in Portuguese »

Learning some medical vocabulary in Portuguese might be a life savior when paying a visit to the emergency room in Brazil.

11 Mar

7 Things To Do and See in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro »

With beautiful beaches, amazing viewpoints, and an informal vibe, there are many things to do and see in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro.

04 Mar

The 5 Most Popular Sports in Brazil »

Whether we will be watching games or playing, Brazilians are much connected to sports in general. Check the 5 most popular sports in Brazil.

Popular Brazilian idioms that will make you sound like a native speaker »

Learn some Brazilian idioms: how to use them and the story behind it.

10 Feb

Rio de Janeiro Ferris wheel – The largest Ferris wheel in Latin America »

Visit Rio de Janeiro Ferris wheel, the largest Ferris wheel in Latin America! The attraction is located in the docks area of Rio de Janeiro.

04 Feb

15 Interesting Facts About Rio de Janeiro »

The city of Rio de Janeiro is known all over the world. But there are many interesting facts about Rio de Janeiro to discover still.

28 Jan

  • By Amanda Ennes
  • In Brazil
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Brazilian Real: Currency of Brazil »

The Brazilian Real is the official currency of Brazil. It is represented by the sign R$ and ISO 4217 code BRL. Real means "royal" in English.

21 Jan

Will we celebrate Carnival in Rio de Janeiro in 2021? »

Carnival 2021 in Rio de Janeiro is officially canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. It is the first time that this has happened in Rio.