To know about the traditions and customs of the host country, you need to merge into the daily life of its inhabitants. Learning Portuguese will enable you to communicate with Brazilians and thus sharing free time with locals. Your efforts will certainly bring you interesting contacts and new friends.
This process of a Social & Cultural Integration may sound very familiar to you. But: Brasilia is different. Brazil’s only about 50 years young capital is a melting pot of „immigrants“ from other Brazilian states and from all over the world. Therefore, not only expatriates but also Brazilians moving to here need to adapt to different living conditions and integrate themselves to the special society of Brasilia. And as a consequence of Brazil’s growing globalization also this is true: Brazilians themselves wish to get in contact with foreigners and practice their own foreign language knowledge.
The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.
- Business Lunch (with short introduction for newcomers)
- Cultural & Dinner Tour (a combination of sight-seeing and conversation class)
- Round-Table (an opportunity to meet with professional citizens and discuss actual topics about Brazil)