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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. read more

Table manners: Do’s and Don’ts abroad

Table manners: Do’s and Don’ts abroad

Food is definitely the main essence of traveling.

You can’t fully experience the culture of a country if you do not taste local food. Think about one of the best journeys you have ever had, wasn’t food a big part of it? Didn’t it make your overall experience even more special?
Home food, street food, local restaurants, secret recipes, unique ingredients, strong fragrances. Can you picture all of this in your journey?

Although appreciating local food is very important, it is not enough to be a perfect traveler. If you really want to eat like a local, then you have to learn how to behave like a local, which means, respecting the good table manners of the country you are visiting. This is something very important to learn ahead, in order to avoid being disrespectful or very impolite towards locals. read more