Casa Grande – Nova Olinda
Nova Olinda is a village in the Kairiri Valley, Ceará, one of Brazil’s poorest states. It is home to the Casa Grande Foundation, working to recover the heritage of the local Krui-Kariri people and educate its young. It’s regarded as a model of local empowerment, keeping the culture alive through educational projects. The success of the project brings many visitors to the area with guest house accommodation available.