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Vocapp Vibes: Language and Culture (#8- Spain,Romania and Ukraine)

Vocapp Vibes: Language and Culture (#8- Spain,Romania and Ukraine)

ATTENTION LISTENERS THIS WEEK’S PODCAST IS FULL OF CULTURE AND POSITIVE VIBES !!

For the eight episode of our humble podcast we are joined by our Multicultural guest Aria, who’s a Romanian-born Ukranian computer programmer in Spain! Yes, you actually have read it right! lol . She likes to call herself more spanish than tapas and brought her unique critical mindset that allowed us discuss many topics like:

    • The life of a Romanian in Spain
    • The truth behind ” Woman being a computer programmer”
    • Political wire topics
    • Spanish music 
    • Erasmus life in Serbia
    • The most important: almost an hour of positive vibes and talks

    You don’t want to miss this, press play to listen now!

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    Spotify 

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Vocapp Vibes: Language and Culture (#7-Southern Italy Edition)

Vocapp Vibes: Language and Culture (#7-Southern Italy Edition)

Good Life my listeners!!! Today’s episode is an answer to the second episode where we talked about Italy and we figured out many differences between the South and the North part of the country. Since our guest in the second episode was from the North, we are now interested in hearing a voice from the South! With help from our guest Christian, we’ll be talking about:

  • Southern Italian Dialect words
  • Southern Italian culture through the eyes of a native.
  • Curiosities and stereotypes from Southern Italy
  • Personal Stories
  • Italian songs, Football, Travel tips and positive vibes

There are so many things to discover about the Italian culture, that we don’t know where to start! But you should definitely start with our podcast…

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Vocapp Vibes: Language and Culture (#6- Mexico ft. Desde Polonia en español)

Vocapp Vibes: Language and Culture (#6- Mexico ft. Desde Polonia en español)

Good Morning, Good Afternoon, Good Life!! How’s your vibe today ??

ATTENTION LISTENERS THIS WEEK’S PODCAST IS FULL OF CULTURE AND POSITIVE VIBES !!

For the sixth episode of our humble podcast we are joined by our Mexican guest Alexis Angulo, who’s a journalist, Spanish teacher and a podcaster in Poland and has lived in the land of pierogi for a quite long time. He calls himself more Polish than bigos (a traditional Polish dish) and brought his unique critical mindset that allowed us discuss many topics like:

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Vocapp Vibes: Language and Culture (#4-Portugal)

Vocapp Vibes: Language and Culture (#4-Portugal)

Hello my Listeners!!! How are you today ?? Hope everything is good because we are about to bring some good vibes with the 4th episode of our humble podcast.

For today’s episode we are going to bring you some Portuguese “Saudade” vibes
With help from our guest Alexandra the great, we’ll discuss about:

    • Portuguese culture through the eyes of a native
    • Curiosities and stereotypes
    • Personal Stories
    • Portuguese songs: Everything you should know about Fado and it connection with culture !!
    • Portuguese language tips

    So don’t hesitate and press the play!!


    Vocapp you, Vocapp me, Vocapp your life: Learn laguages with flashcards!

    Why learn Portuguese ?

    You might know that Portugal is a small country, but its language has travelled a lot.

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Vocapp Vibes: Language and Culture(#3-France)

Vocapp Vibes: Language and Culture(#3-France)

Good morning, Good afternoon, Good evening and Good vibes to you, Listeners and “Listenarsss”.

Welcome to the Third episode of our humble podcast, yes, we’ve reached our Third episode!!!

For today’s episode we are going to talk about a “Délicieux” country. Yes, you’re right! We are going to talk about France.
With help from our guest Marjorie, we’ll be talking about:

  • French culture through the eyes of a native
  • Curiosities and stereotypes
  • Personal Stories
  • French songs with our Karaoke: “VOCAPP-oke”
  • French language tips

VocApp you, VocApp me, VocApp your life: Learn languages with flashcards!!!

Have you ever wanted to learn the French language but you didn’t know where to start? Well, just start with our everyday phrases in French and then keep on studying French with French in 1 day and French: day 2 . We will teach you basic French vocabulary, common French expressions and essential French phrases. After our course you will be able to have a basic French conversation with your native friends and ask for information; always useful when travelling abroad!

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Vocapp Vibes: Language and Culture (#2-Italy)

Vocapp Vibes: Language and Culture (#2-Italy)

Hello Listeners! Welcome to the second episode of our humble podcast!!

For today’s episode we are going to talk about a very loved and famous country: Italy!
With help from our guest Giulia, we’ll be talking about:

  • Italian culture through the eyes of a native Italian
  • Curiosities and stereotypes
  • Personal Stories
  • Italian songs with our Karaoke: “VOCAPP-oke”
  • Italian language tips

There are so many things to discover about the Italian culture, that we don’t know where to start. But you should start with our podcast…

VocApp you, VocApp me, VocApp your life: Learn languages with flashcards!!!

Do you want to learn the Italian language whilst at the same time learning how to behave like an Italian? Then dive into Italian culture! Find out everything you need to know to be a real Italian “ragazzo” with our VocApp courses mentioned during this humble episode:

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Vocapp Vibes: Language and Culture (#1 – Latvia)

Vocapp Vibes: Language and Culture (#1 – Latvia)

Vocapp is inviting you reader, to now also become a listener with our new PODCAST!!

“Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.”. Goethe was very accurate when he said this sentence. Each week our host João Jacques will bring the most positive vibe you can get during your day.

We discuss:

  • Every episode our host interviews guests from the Most Diverse Countries in this “Humble World”.
  • If you want to learn not only language and culture but also about Countries’ curiosities, Weird stories, Songs, Life, Travel, I mean Everything (!!) then this is the podcast for you.

For our very first episode with help from our Guest Evija!! We’ll be talking about Latvia, the Latvian language and a lot of curiosities from this very interesting country.

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Grammar: Our Best Enemy

Grammar: Our Best Enemy

This week, the VocApp team will explore with you the little things that make us love and hate grammar, in this blog “Grammar: Our Best Enemy”, and all the difficult rules that drive us nuts!

Grammar Best Enemy

Let’s be realistic, even if learning a new language is mostly fun, polyglots all agree that it can sometimes be a difficult task and grammar often doesn’t help.

In this article “Grammar: Our Best Enemy” we will talk about 5 languages and the little bits and bobs that make up the grammar of each of those languages. We will talk about why grammar is our best enemy in Portuguese, French, Italian, German and Spanish!

And do not forget! If you are interested in any of those languages you can check out our website at VocApp and download our App to study and improve your skills! Let’s begin!

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Most unusual hotels in Europe

Most unusual hotels in Europe

Adventures, unforgettable experiences, crazy stories, precious memories!

Do you believe that traveling includes all of this? If you do and you are planning your  next unconventional journey, this article about the most unusual hotels in Europe is all you need to get some good inspiration. Get ready to discover some of the craziest accommodations you can find in Europe, eco friendly hotels, huts located in the highest summits, tree houses or floating cabins! Let’s go!

1. The most unique accommodations in Italy:

Hut Luca Vuerich, Italian Alps


Are you willing you climb up to 2531 meters in the Julian Alps? If you are (good luck with that!) well you can stay overnight in this tiny, cozy, beautifully designed hut for free! This place can host up to 8 persons and the view from there is totally breathtaking (in any possible way).

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Tips for a successful job interview

Tips for a successful job interview

Preparation is key to a successful job interview!

So, if you want to have an international dream job, getting ready for the interview is the first important step.

First of all, we need to congratulate you for your determined attitude and energy.  Choosing the best for you and your professional life by following your heart rather than your mind is not the easiest option! You have completed the hardest task (dropping what you have for something better) and now you are officially over the hump.

As the biggest traveler of all times once said “Following the light of the sun, we left the old world.”  (That’s right, Christopher Columbus!), that is to say if you follow our helping guide, you will reach a new world!

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