Participants 2014

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 […]

Par |26 juin 2017|Participants 2014|0 Commentaire

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 […]

Par |25 juin 2017|Participants 2014|0 Commentaire

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 […]

Par |25 juin 2017|Participants 2014|0 Commentaire

On the way to the Amazonas

The Amazonas has always been a region of the world that fascinated people, attracting the most strong-headed explorers who were and still are seeking mind blowing experiences. And of course adventure. When we think about the Amazon forest, it seems so far and exotic that we don’t really project ourselves there. But there we were, […]

Par |25 juin 2017|Brésil, Participants 2014|0 Commentaire

Caiçara…What is Caiçara?

Before starting the Campus Abroad Brazil, I didn’t even know the word; now there is a lot I can tell you about the word Caiçara.

I will start with the classic definition you would be able to find in Wikipedia or the sorts. Caiçara is a word used to denominate the inhabitants of the traditional communities […]