For the first time in Lisbon, efforts have been made to clean up trash and encourage change in the way we treat our planet. Learn more about this initiative!
Learn more about one of the most devastating earthquakes in history and its impact on the city of Lisbon.
The Lisbon Zoo was a pioneer in animal conservation and education. Learn more about how the zoo evolved over time and be sure not to miss it when you visit Lisbon!
Parque Eduardo VII is a public park located in the city of Lisbon. Learn more about the history and construction of this beautiful green area with a stunning view!
Joaquim is a man from Viseu who lives in a small house in the centre of Lisbon. Get to know more about Joaquim and the place he calls home!
Lisbon is a large city with plenty to explore! Save yourself some time and money by taking a closer look at some of the various options for public transportation.
Do you believe in ghosts or spirits from the past? We recommend you visit the Faculty of Fine Arts in Lisbon: a college during the day, but a mysterious place at night. We promise you one thing: you won’t be alone!
Have you ever wondered why people from Porto and Lisbon make fun of each other? It’s not just about the accent. Learn more about the origins of their nicknames and the history behind this rivalry.
As a gift to us and all Practice Portuguese fans, our friend Wayne Wilson has turned this episode into a fully-animated cartoon. With this newly-animated version of one of our early podcast episodes, we flash back to a time when Joel’s Portuguese skills were in their infancy! (Can you hear a difference?) In this episode, […]
Today we revisit Diálogo 29 to discuss some of the vocabulary and expressions surrounding the Portuguese housing market. There’s also an extra listening challenge waiting for you in the second half, so stick around!
In this episode, we explore the Portuguese apartment rental market with James, a young adult of Portuguese descent looking for a new place. To find some leads, he recruits the help of his friend, Luís. However, Luís happens to be going through a bit of drama with his ex-girlfriend, so let’s see if he’s able […]
Sintra is known for its palaces, legends, and winding paths. If you need a reason to visit Lisbon, then Sintra is the only reason you need.
O Joel quer ter aulas de português mas antes disso precisa de um passe para o metro. Este episódio não percam um convidado especial, quem será?
Tens histórias engraçadas com taxistas? Ouve a primeira corrida de táxi em lisboa do Joel e repara no azar do pobre coitado!
Learn more about Lisbon’s biggest festival, Santo António, with a shorter, simpler article. Enjoy!