Maria has a train to catch, but first she has to stop at the post office. Will the taxi driver get her to the train station on time?
Nuno is going to Lisbon for a few days to take care of some business and decides to reserve a hotel room in advance!
Follow Manuel as he goes through the check-in process at the airport before his flight to Rome.
Luís and his family took a trip to Sintra to embrace history and Portuguese culture. Let’s see how their weekend went!
Alfredo is waiting for his friend Rute at the train station. Follow along as they find their seats and discuss their future travel plans!
Isabel calls Ricardo so they can meet next weekend, but he has other plans. Instead, they end up talking about their holidays and sharing travel recommendations.
Margem Sul is a beautiful region of Portugal just across the famous Tagus River. Learn more about a few of its amazing beaches!
Rui sends a letter to his friend Maria. Follow along as he asks about her life and tries to convince her to join him on his next holiday in Évora.
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.
Douro is a Portuguese wine region centered on the Douro River that delights tourists with its landscapes, gastronomy, and cruises. Meet the home of port wine and become mesmerized with the beauty of this region!
Portugal is a very special country that brings so much unique value to the world. See why “quality over quantity” is an important notion in appreciating all that this country has to offer.
The Azores islands are a natural wonder in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. Discover the main attractions of this archipelago and find out why you should visit this hidden gem!
A UNESCO World Heritage site built by order of the first king of Portugal, this monastery shouldn’t be missed. Discover one of the Seven Wonders of Portugal: Mosteiro de Alcobaça!
Manteigas is a Portuguese village with a beautiful landscape and plenty of gastronomic delights for its visitors to enjoy! Explore the neighboring village of Serra da Estrela, home of the famous buttery cheese and other local delicacies.
The Iberian Wolf is an endangered species that is now being protected by a few institutions in Portugal. These centers provide care for the animal and education to the public. Let’s meet this wild animal that fascinates all its visitors!
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!
The Praça do Comércio is one of the biggest squares in Europe and shouldn’t be missed when you visit Lisbon! Learn some interesting facts about its impressive past.
Welcome to Sintra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site 40 minutes away from Lisbon. It has some of the most fascinating monuments and attractions in Portugal, including Quinta da Regaleira, home to a beautiful palace and gardens sprinkled with mystery. Are you ready to pay a visit?
Come visit the magnificent Palácio da Comenda in Arrábida, designed by a Portuguese architect with breathtaking views for the brave who visit it! Legend has it that the estate is haunted… Is it true?
Nazaré is a lovely Portuguese fishing village that has been getting the attention of an ever-growing number of travelers and thrill-seekers. Come along with us to explore this charming destination!
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, […]
Overwhelmed with work, Patrícia curbs Hugo’s expectations when it comes to planning family holidays.
A tourist struggles to find his way to his hotel… but not as much as he struggles with understanding Portuguese expressions.
Sara shares her upcoming business trip plans with her husband Fernando, who can’t hide his envy.