Get to know the United States.
This destination is for sure as familiar to you as Brazil itself. This is the country that sets the benchmark when it comes to pop culture, being significantly an influential presence in the culture of other nations, whether through its Hollywood movies, music, cuisine, or even vocabulary.
The United States is the starting point for the dream of an exchange. We consistently see movies that show the life there, making us desire to live something similar, which quickly changes into an huge urge to board on an exchange journey, to have the firsthand experience of living a part of it.
The USA is the fourth-largest country in the world, so the cities across its territory have multiple unique characteristics in terms of geography and weather. Cities in the north and northeast, like New York, experience harsh winters with snow and temperatures below 0. Those further south and southeast have higher temperatures. In the western part of the country, for example, in the state of California, temperatures are milder along the coast, but across the state, you encounter both arid desert and semi-arctic climates.
These climate differences are one of the facts that shows the diversity of cities throughout the country. So, if you’re more inclined towards urban life, you can rest assured that numerous cities in the United States will offer you the genuine experience of urban living. And if you’re a natural landscape enthusiastic, the country ranges from beachside locations to areas surrounded by mountains and nature.
Beyond the vast territorial differences among cities, they also vary in the types of foreigners they attract. Several cities in the USA have entire neighborhoods for ethnic groups from different regions. There, you are able to explore the entire world within a single country.
Entertainment options in the USA are abundant. The country offers a variety of national parks, tourist attractions, museums, art galleries, theatrical performances, shows, and many other events happening throughout the week that will keep your schedule busy. If you’re a sports fan, you can watch America’s classic games, such as American football, baseball, and basketball.
The country is renowned for its quality education. The United States provides numerous schools and courses options for those looking to develop their English skills from basic to advanced levels. The country has five out of the top 10 universities in the world, according to the QS World University Rankings. So, you can be certain that choosing the USA as your destination will be perfect for mastering your English!