Guide to Relocation in Brazil

Jobs for Non-Portuguese Speakers in Brazil

Not everyone has the money, time and will to learn a new language. That's why we prepared this article, to discuss the real need of knowing Portuguese when considering working in Brazil.


Understanding Brazilian Addresses

In order to facilitate the identification of places in Brazil this article will help you to understand Brazilian addresses, explaining abbreviations, how to send letters and how to read or write an address on a business card, for example.


How to get around in São Paulo

With 39 municipalities and nearly 20 million inhabitants, São Paulo’s metropolitan area has a broad public transportation system. Learn in this article how to benefit from it





Brazilian Visa with Criminal Record

Providing a background check might be required by some authorities in Brazil, specially during applications for visas. In this article we will learn more about the implications of having a criminal record, and its influences on getting a legal permanence in the country.


Time Zones Used in Brazil

Brazil is a continental sized country which is spread across four different time zones. In this article we will explain the timezones that are used in the different parts of the country.


Visa for Volunteer Work in Brazil

When seeking to engage in volunteer work in Brazil it is important to clarify the visa situation before you travel to Brazil. In this article we will be looking at the visa requirements for volunteer work in Brazil.


Cost of living in Rio de Janeiro in 2015

Rio de Janeiro is considered to be one of most expensive cities to live in Brazil, and over the last decade the prices have become even more inflated. In this article we will outline some of the prices practiced in the city to give you an idea of the cost of living in Rio.


Costs of Owning a Car in Brazil

Cars in Brazil have one of the highest tax burdens in the world and the cost of having a car is equally as high. In this article we will have a look at some of the costs related to keeping a car in Brazil.


How long can I stay in Brazil?

The time that you are allowed to stay in Brazil will vary according to the type of visa granted. In this article you will find information about how long you can stay in Brazil depending on the type of visa you have been granted.


Visa for Au Pairs in Brazil

It is common to find information about Brazilians who want to work as Au Pairs, but you never hear about foreigners being Au Pairs in Brazil. The reason is because this type of exchange is not possible according to Brazilian Legislation. This article will explain why Au Pairs are not common in Brazil.