Rio de Janeiro was chosen to host the first Olympics in South America, and the city sees 1.6 million tourist each year! This puts a lot of responsibility on the shoulders of the local Cariocas. We need to show the world how friendly Brazilians really are: Bem vindo ao melhor país do mundo! English: Welcome to the best
Carnival is celebrated around the world in many different ways, but all of them are renowned for the exciting music, the vibrant colours and the thousands of people that they attract. We’ve taken a look at some of the best and most famous Carnival celebrations on the planet. How would you most like to celebrate?
The Italians bring in the New Year with red underwear, the Spaniards with grapes, the Scots with a fruitcake and a piece of coal: all of these customs are said to bring good luck. The online language learning community at busuu.com has been exploring traditional and unusual New Year’s customs from countries where the world’s