This site is a meeting point for expatriates and for Brazilians with international experience in Campinas and region.

What to do in Campinas?

For info about what bars, restaurants, shows, etc.




Centro de Convivência Cultural Carlos Gomes

CPFL Cultura  - Theater for kids (on Sundays, free entrance)


Shopping Galleria - Cine Galleria

Shopping Don Pedro - Kinoplex

Shopping Iguatemi  - Cinemark

CPFL Cultura  - Theater for kids (on Sundays, free entrance)


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Buy a car around Campinas

Started by Chloé in Sample Title Oct 15. 0 Replies

Hi all,I am still looking for a car to buy around Campinas, so if you hear about a trustful offer, please let me know!Obrigada.ChloéContinue

Looking for a babysitter

Started by Maria Litvinova Andrade in Sample Title Oct 13. 0 Replies

Can any mommies here recommend a trustworthy baby sitter to babysit my 1 year old son? Thanks in advance! Continue

Teaching job & charity work

Started by Van Dooren Melanie in Sample Title. Last reply by Benoit Somers Oct 11. 2 Replies

Hi! I've just moved to Campinas two weeks ago and I would really like to find a part time job teaching English (or Dutch) preferably to children. I've already contacted Red Balloon and the Wizard Language school, but if you know about any other…Continue

American Boy Scouts in Brazil

Started by Tia Lopez in Sample Title. Last reply by Benoit Somers Oct 11. 3 Replies

My son's have been involved in Boy Scouts in the US and we are continuing with the Lone Scout program in Brazil.  However, we would love to get together with other boys from the US that are in the same position and have some Scouting fun.  If you…Continue

Interesing Articles

Excellent article about being an expat spouse:



New evidence that racism isn´t natural


Expat Book Reviews 


Challenges faced by expat women


The Yin and Yang of Tiger Moms -nice article!  Nice article about Korean versus american parenting styles at http://www.culturaldetective.com/tiger


Articles about the Brazilian Culture:

 Cultural Insights on Brazil

 Do you control time or does time control you? The Brazilians’ lack of punctuality and their ‘ability’ to ignore time can drive foreigners crazy...

Brazilian Way of Saying ´NO´


Emotional Resilience in Expat Life


Expat women abroad: a successful story


Raising Bilingual Kids

News in English

Touristing in Brazil? Nice article

A new online bookshop for Expats:



Interesting series of article about Brazil-China relationship by Financial Times:



A new edition of Brazil Weekly is ready for you at http://brazil-weekly.com 




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