Every two weeks, Caminhos starts new group classes for people from all around the world.
In Brazil we celebrate Teacher Appreciation Day every October 15th and this year was very special at Caminhos, as we had a day full of fun.
Nick's mom is Brazilian and he has lots of Brazilian relatives. Because of that he's been visiting Rio de Janeiro since he was born.
Don't be surprised if you are invited to a child's birthday party in Brazil and be welcomed with a huge celebration with lots of food, alcoholic beverage and all kids of sweets.
A lot of tourists are disappointed when they see they can't cross the Ipanema-Copacabana coastal border by foot.
Many people assume that favelas are associated with negativity and danger. Many Brazilians and tourists are really afraid of entering one.
Festa Junina means Festival of June, it is a celebration during the winter, marked by plaid shirts, boots, braids and freckles.
Casa do Caminho Language Centre (CDC) was founded in 2009 by Bart Bijen, who was at that time the managing director of the Casa do Caminho orphanage in Xerem.