Brazil is a beautiful country known for its culture, beautiful beaches and scenery. In February the country comes alive with Carnival. People in beautiful colored costumes dance to Samba music in the streets. You can join the crowds in the street parades and dance along to the people playing drums and other instruments. When you need a break there is plenty of food, entertainment, and festivities. Children can take photos and get their faces painted. It is an incredible celebration with fun for the entire family. The main carnival parades and events take place in Rio de Janeiro. Find more information about the history and the religious traditions of Carnival in Brazil here. The fun begins February 24th and goes until March 1st.
American TESOL offers you ways to receive a certification in teaching English so that you can teach abroad and explore places worldwide. The following links are useful if you would like to know more about teaching English in Brazil:
- Teaching English in Brazil: Jobs & Certification
- Teach English Abroad Map
- TESOL Certification, Brazil