The state of Pernambuco is known as one of the most culturally rich states in Brazil. It's the home of several artists, musicians, writers and poets. Pernambuco's importance in Brazil goes back to the colonial times and our culture is a great mix of nationalities including mainly Portuguese and Dutch.

Portuguese class

With a culturally integrated approach, our programs mix Brazilian Portuguese classes with activities around the city and surrounding areas, giving students to possibility the experience the city from different perspectives. Some examples of activities that may be part of our program are:

  • Old Recife
  • Historical Olinda
  • Candombl Place - Nao Xamb
  • Northeastern Man Museum
  • Francisco Brennand Atelier
  • Ricard Brennand Institute
  • Colonial Brazil: A visit to Engenhos