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Caminhos Language Centre

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N.o1 school in Brazil for sure!

It’ll be hard to find somewhere better than Caminhos! There’s an amazing atmosphere and everyone’s... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
k4kB
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Great experience

I have learned Portuguese before and had high expectations. All of these are being fulfilled here... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Peter B
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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...more
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Rua Farme de Amoedo 135, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22420-020, Brazil
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’ll be hard to find somewhere better than Caminhos! There’s an amazing atmosphere and everyone’s encouraged to talk - all the students hangout together between and after classes. I guess it’s partly due to the free activities everyday (from dance classes, to hikes and city...More

Thank k4kB
Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Oi k4kB, What a great review! Thanks a lot for being so kind to Caminhos. We're very glad to hear about your experience here. From the classes to the free activities and even your homestay, it's great that you've enjoyed it all and experienced Rio...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have learned Portuguese before and had high expectations. All of these are being fulfilled here. My teacher in the first two weeks was not only competent, but also fun working with. She could explain certain aspects of the language that I never understood before....More

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

Oi Peter, We're very glad you had a positive experience with our teachers and with the school itself. It's great that you've enjoyed the activities as well. Thank you for your review of our school. Obrigada, Amanda

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was really an amazing experience! The teachers are very professional and the school welcomes you like a family. They organize plenty of events, experiences and trips that make you know better Rio and the Brazilian culture. It's so close to Ipanema beach, too. I...More

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

Oi Paolo, It's great that you chose Caminhos homestay and enjoyed your family! That's very important to us. Thank you for recommending our school. Obrigada, Amanda

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

the best way to learn Portuguese, close to the ipanema beach, the students so friendlies, great activities

Thank Meu R
Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Oi Meu R, Glad you've enjoyed working with us! Obrigada, Amanda

Reviewed 13 August 2018 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
Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Oi Sara, Thanks for the nice words about Caminhos. We appreciate it. Obrigada, Amanda

Reviewed 11 August 2018

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
Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Oi cocoturner, We hope you're able to come back someday to continue your studies. We would love to have you again. Thanks for the review. Obrigada, Amanda

Reviewed 7 August 2018 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
Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

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

Reviewed 26 July 2018

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
Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

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

Reviewed 23 July 2018

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
Amanda E, Digital Content Producer at Caminhos Language Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

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

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
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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