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Caminhos Language Centre

Rua Farme de Amoedo 135, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22420-020, Brazil
+55 21 2267-6552
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I spent one week at the language school in Rio. The crew and teachers are amazing, i loved it there!

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sara B
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Zürich, Schweiz
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Portuguese classes

I took one week of classes and wished it could have been two - the classes were super fun, and our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
cocoturner
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Learn Portuguese in Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. We have highly qualified Portuguese Teachers, we use the communicative approach. We offer free activities for our students and our school has it's own on-site free education program for children from the Cantagalo and Pavão-Pavãozinho Favelas (slums) our highlights: - Professional & experienced native teachers - Group lessons from R$23 per hour - Beginners, Intermediate, & Advanced classes - Free After Class Activities. - Great location near Ipanema beach/metro - Free coffee and Wifi - Support unprivileged children and teens. - Course for latin speakers - Samba classes - Beach volleyball - Brasilian Cinema & Excursions
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Rua Farme de Amoedo 135, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22420-020, Brazil
Ipanema
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+55 21 2267-6552
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"learn portuguese"
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"great school"
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"brazilian culture"
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"great place to learn"
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"school offers"
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"free activities"
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"extra curricular activities"
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"cultural activities"
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"learning experience"
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"making friends"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I spent one week at the language school in Rio. The crew and teachers are amazing, i loved it there!

Thank Sara B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took one week of classes and wished it could have been two - the classes were super fun, and our instructor was great. The school works hard to create a supportive community with extra-curricular activities to see more of Rio and provide social opportunities....More

Thank cocoturner
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Caminhos is a fantastic place if you want to learn portuguese. The teachers push you hard, and I have never learned a language at such a rapid pace before. They also offer lots of interesting activities to get to know Rio. Go there!

Thank Tollak B
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Oi Tollak, Glad you've enjoyed the teachers here at Caminhos. They're really the best! Obrigada, Amanda

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Caminhos Language Centre was definitely the best choice I made when I decided to go to Rio! Everyone that joins the program is extremely nice, the staff is well prepared and very kind, and the activities are fun- even if they sometimes end up in...More

Thank Caro L
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Oi Caro, So great you've enjoyed the activities we have with the new friends you've made. Here at Caminhos we love to hear stories like yours, of people that not only learned Portuguese but had a wonderful time in Rio. Obrigada, Amanda

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This language school combines the very best of latino spirit: high quality language teaching, great activities, immensily friendly staff and lots of FUN. Can't thank them enough for the good times! I will always hold dear the wonderful time I had in and out of...More

Thank VikingaViajera
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Oi VikingaViajera, We're very happy to read the nice words you wrote about our school. Thanks for your kind review. And if you ever come to Rio again, don't forget to pay us a visit and join our free activities. brigada, Amanda

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I was a little apprehensive beforehand. Attending a language school by myself in Rio for two weeks, and I was not 100% sure what to expect even thoughI had read the reviews here, and researched the website as well as I could. I am not...More

Thank Deian J
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Oi Deian, Thanks for this awesome review. We're very happy to hear you've enjoyed the activities and that that made a good difference in your learning. You are right, we do work hard to make sure all students have the best experience they can possibly...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

I took 3 weeks of classes at Caminhos Language Centre and today feel like I can already say I can speak good Portuguese. The classes were well designed, the teachers gave us very clear explanations, the classes were at very convenient times and the activities...More

Thank Vincent H
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Oi Vincent Great to hear a little bit about your experience with Caminhos. And thanks for recommending our school. Obrigada, Amanda

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

A very good school to learn portuguese. Friendly staff and very helpful. I can recomend the school..

Thank Richard S
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Oi Richard, Thanks for recommending Caminhos. Obrigada, Amanda

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Reviewed 23 June 2018

I have a very good experience for two weeks at this school in Rio. I appreciated especially that they had a special level (L) for Spanish speakers. That helped a lot in terms of making progress in Portuguese.More

Thank RobertDC2015
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Oi Robert, Glad to hear you had a positive experience with Caminhos. Here at our school we understand Latin speakers learn Portuguese a bit faster than other people, that's why our L group class is so popular. And we're very glad you've enjoyed it as...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2018

Excellent school, incredible experience!! Definitely Caminhos Language Centre is an amazing school not only to study Portuguese but also to learn about Brazilian culture, meet other students from around the world and learn from their amazing teachers and staff. I loved not only the way...More

Thank Aracely B
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Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Oi Aracely, We loved to read about your experience with Caminhos. We will be waiting to have you back at our school. In the meanwhile, keep practicing your Portuguese. Obrigada, Amanda

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