Learn about Spaced Repetition, a proven memory technique, which members can put into practice with our European Portuguese Flash Cards!
Do you struggle with insomnia? Some believe that avoiding certain foods can make a huge difference in your sleep patterns.
Learn more about the city of Portimão, a destination in the south of Portugal with beautiful beaches and a rich history.
Learn more about the various historical sites you can visit in the city of Coimbra!
Helena Abrantes is interviewing for a position in the marketing department at a large company.
Have you ever seen young people in black cloaks walking around the streets in Portugal? Learn about the origin of this tradition and how it inspired a very famous author.
Did you know that Portugal is the world’s largest producer of cork?
Learn more about Dino Park, a theme park for all ages where you can explore different periods of Earth’s history and see life-size models of dinosaurs!
Have you been to Portugal dos Pequenitos? Learn more about this park where children can play and learn as they explore miniature versions of Portugal’s homes, monuments, costumes, and more!
Learn the history of the Guedes Quinhones Palace, a noble house that served as the residence of the Quinhones family for ten generations, part of which has now been transformed into the Hotel Real Palácio.
Fátima is one of Portugal’s most emblematic religious sites, with millions visiting the shrine each year.
Summer music festivals are very popular in Portugal and are seen as a rite of passage for many young people. Learn more about the experience of taking part in these festivals.
Isabel and Luísa are college students who take a break to explore the beautiful and historic city of Évora!
Learn more about Castelo de Leiria, a medieval castle with an interesting history to discover at its yearly fair.
A woman continues the healthy routines she established during quarantine and finds more ways to enjoy time with her boyfriend as restrictions slowly begin to lift.
Learn more about the history of the Portuguese language in this Shorty adapted and translated from Lena Strang‘s article in Tomorrow Magazine.
Hear the legend behind the characteristic rocks of Praia da Ursa, a beautiful beach located in Sintra.
Learn the basics of how crime and security are managed in Portugal, one of the most peaceful countries in the world.
Learn more about the tip of Sagres and its importance in the era of the Portuguese discoveries.
A woman decides to start an exercise plan to make room for all the food she plans to eat. These days stuck at home are making it impossible to resist the temptations of homemade Portuguese cuisine!
Lena Strang, originally from Finland, now lives in sunny Algarve. As a journalist for a community magazine, she has interviewed local people about their lives and researched intriguing histories behind abandoned buildings. These stories form part of two books available both in English and Portuguese: “Touching Lives/ Vidas que nos Tocam and Crossing Cultures / Culturas que se Cruzam.
You can connect with Lena and learn more about her work here.
Emerging from the mountains of Spain and flowing toward Lisbon, the Tagus River provides beautiful landscapes along its shores. Learn more about the longest river in Portugal!
Determined to make the most of another day in quarantine, a woman and her boyfriend prepare a delicious meal and “go out for lunch” on the balcony.
A woman reflects on her experiences in quarantine as she begins another morning.