Why should I learn Portuguese?
Portuguese is spoken above all in Brazil, the largest country in South America and the world’s 5th largest, both by geographical landmass and population. It is of course also spoken in Portugal, Macao and East Timor in Asia and Mozambique, Angola, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea Bissau in Africa, as well as the beautiful Atlantic island states of Cape Verde and Sao Tomé and Príncipe. Experience incredible cities and learn Portuguese in Rio de Janeiro or Sao Paulo, or visit the spectacular Iguazú waterfalls and talk to the locals in their native language. Brazil is also a major economic power, especially in the energy industry. Learn Portuguese to improve your career prospects.
139 schools to choose from
You can find native-language courses in Portugal and Brazil. Study a language course near the famous beaches of Ipanema and Copacabana or on the beautiful coast of the Algarve in Portugal. Many schools offer unique programs that allow you to learn Portuguese while also trying activities such as surfing, cooking, soccer or the Brazilian martial art, Capoeira.
What can I experience during a Portuguese course?
Portugal offers you beautiful countryside as well as many historical sightseeing opportunities in wonderful cities such as Lisbon or Porto, fantastic long deserted beaches as well as a wide range of sports which you can experience with native speakers. Or learn the Brazilian culture; visit the world famous Carnival and feel the joy of life in the streets of Rio de Janeiro. In 2016, the biggest sporting event in the world comes to Rio. The Olympic Games are an experience for young and old. Learn Portuguese in a coursefinders.com language school and speak the language of Brazil before the Games begin.