Carlos tells Rute about a beautiful home in Sintra that is a bit out of her price range.
A woman goes to a clothing boutique and asks for some help finding the perfect dress.
After a long day stuck indoors, Sofia and Lucas try their best to enjoy a night outside on their balcony.
Learn more about the life, home, and daily routine of a nurse from Lisbon named Cristina.
The hairdresser is closed, so Joana has to take matters into her own hands.
A teacher reads aloud to her class and then assigns homework. One student decides to share his disappointment.
A hidden gem in the center of Coimbra, Sereia Garden is a beautiful park filled with interesting sculptures, many species of trees, and its fountain, an integral part of a long-standing university tradition.
Who says dogs and cats have to be enemies?
Ana visits a bookstore to find a book for her teenage daughter.
Marco is lost! In more ways than one…
Cláudia and Tiago catch up after meeting unexpectedly in Lisbon.
Cristina opens her first bank account in Portugal.
If you’ve ever been to Portugal, you have certainly noticed the beautiful tilework that covers many of the buildings throughout the country. Learn more about how these “azulejos” have played a role in the history and culture of Portugal.
Nuno and his cousin have the same favourite hobby. Find out what it is and how it is inspiring Nuno’s goals for the future.
Easter is widely celebrated in Portugal as a time for the family to get together and enjoy an abundance of delicious food. Learn more about the history of the holiday and how it is observed today.
Practice your weather vocabulary with this fake forecast for the week. Tip: Too easy? Make it more like a real-life news report by increasing the playback speed!
Handwashing is more fun when you do it in Portuguese!
Paulo and Rute are taking stock of the food and supplies they have in their kitchen. Time to make a shopping list! As you follow along, notice how the word “há” from the verb “haver” is used in different contexts.
Susana is at the supermarket buying groceries to make food with Maria. On her way to the checkout, she calls Maria to make sure she got everything they need for their snack!
Learn more about the history of the Lisbon Zoo and the thousands of animals that live there.
In this episode, we once again analyze record audio clips from our brave listeners! We listen to the Shorty, “À Busca de Doces“, and explore how to make your Portuguese sound more native with pronunciation subtleties and word choice. We also clarify some other challenging concepts, such as the differences between “aí, ali, & lá”.
Nuno is at the airport checking in for his flight. Will his luggage exceed the maximum weight?
Luís and Maria meet in a café and discuss what they think about the city of Porto.
Marta is a 30-year-old woman who lives in Porto. Follow along as she describes her busy daily routine.