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The Carnaval do Brasil (Brazil carnival) is known worldwide for its colourful, creative and exuberant costumes. But do you know how the tradition started and what some of the details mean? Brought to Brazil from Europe The first costumes and masks appeared in Brazil’s colonial days, when the carnival arrived from Europe where it was
Today, Bloomberg unveiled its inaugural Bloomberg Business Innovators list, and we are delighted to announce that busuu has been selected as one of the breakthrough businesses of 2016: changing the way people live, work and think in the UK. An expert judging panel convened by Bloomberg, comprising leaders of finance, technology, social enterprise and
Father Christmas, his elves and Rudolph the reindeer are recognised around the world. But did you know that many countries have other Christmas characters, both naughty and nice? Here’s the busuu round-up, from the friendliest to the creepiest! Befana (Italy) Befana is a smiling, kind, old witch who gives presents to children on 5