Amazonia excursions

The Brazil campus was a very rewarding experience that HEC give us the chance to live. Our last stop was in the Manaus area populated by 2,1 million inhabitants. Manaus is located in the middle of the Amazon rainforest. We discovered the Amazonia and his biodiversity and we connected with nature through various excursions. The […]

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Sao Paolo – The begging of an adventure

May 20th. We took the plane to go to Brazil, the 5th largest country in terms of territory and population. We are going there to learn more about community based ecotourism. How can people travel responsibly and have positive impacts on communities? How can communities organise themselves to empower and manage tourism projects?

Our first stop […]

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The paradise

The Campus was an amazing experience.  This blog focuses on  our days in Paraty. I was sad to leave it. What is it? It is a nice, historic city located in Rio state near Mamangua Bay. That place is so close to paradise that is was the Edward and Bella honeymoon location of in the […]

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Manaus: Entering the Jungle

The last stop of our two-week campus in Brazil was in Manaus, an urban city of 2 million inhabitants located in the heart of the Amazonian rainforest. Manaus was the richest city of South America in the late 1800s due to the development of the rubber industry. Europeans came to Manaus to exploit its natural […]

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IPÊ and the community Nova Esperança

Campus Abroad Brazil brought us to another destination : Manaus. This city of two million inhabitants is surrounded by one of the most important ecosystems of the world : the Amazon Rainforest. Considered as the “lungs of the Earth”, we had the chance of exploring it for the next three days on Maíra I, a […]

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