Living la Vida in Porto

Podcast Porto

Living La Vida In Porto is a brand new podcast about your favourite city in Portugal. Talking about Porto's culture, food, lifestyle and everything related to this amazing town, we try to get you ready for your time here as a student... and not only. In each episode we discuss with our guests their experience in the city by sharing their personal stories, their favourite places and how they came to love being here. In collaboration with Studio Hub City

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And then it comes the time where we have to talk about a topic that everyone in Portugal has strong feelings about... Football. Our guest Imari has worked as a trainer for youth squads, with experience at Porto FC and Rio Ave, he comes from the US and after some experience in India and Brazil, he chose Portugal as the place to settle for the time being. After coming to Lisbon in 2015, he then decided to do a course in High Performance Training at the Faculty of Sports at Universidade do Porto. He shares a few stories about his career and tells us why Porto is such a great place to live and study. A very insightful chat about sports, football, university and much more. Follow us on Instagram Sponsored by Studio Hubcity

May 7

49 min 50 sec

Many students choose Porto for their Erasmus, but there are a lot of them who decide to enroll in one of the several universities in the city. Daan comes from the Netherlands and decided to do a master's degree in Communication Sciences at Universidade Fernando Pessoa. He tells us why he chose Porto and gives a few ideas for those who are considering joining him. Follow us on Instagram Sponsored by Studio Hubcity

Apr 30

30 min 32 sec

Volunteering is a learning experience just as much as studying.  Maria talks to us about her own experience as a volunteer in Angola with Gas'África and in Porto with Just a Change and how life-changing and rewarding it was for her to be a part of it. If you wanna get involved, these are a few organisations that need some help: GAS'África Just a Change Casa Vou Caso Catolica Re-Food Foz do Douro Midas Banco Alimentar Follow us on Instagram Sponsored by Studio Hubcity

Apr 22

23 min 28 sec

In this episode, our guest is Ludmila from Brazil, who came  in Porto to study and ended becoming the president of the Erasmus  Student Network. She tells her story, how she loved her Erasmus so much that she decided to get involved in the association and how the ESN helps visiting students every day. For more info check the links to ESN Porto and Study in Porto Follow us on Instagram Sponsored by Studio Hubcity

Apr 15

35 min 39 sec

After a few interviews to previous Erasmus students, in this episode we spoke with Ece who is doing her Erasmus right now. We  get an insight into the life of a visiting student during confinement,  how she got discover the city during this time and what are the best  ways to have a social life during a pandemic. Follow us on Instagram Sponsored by Studio Hubcity

Apr 8

22 min 1 sec

Studio Hubcity owner and co-founder Rodrigo is the one who came up with the idea of doing this show and he decided that he should set the  example by coming in and sharing his story. He tells us why Porto was the right place to invest in both financially and he decided to put his money where his mouth was by actually moving from Lisbon to a city that he now can call home. Follow us on Instagram Sponsored by Studio Hubcity

Apr 1

23 min 48 sec

Our guest for this episode is Alejandra: she moved all the way from Costa Rica to France to study and then did the Erasmus in Porto, having no problem adapting to changes. She opens up about the challenges she faced, but more than that, she tells us how much fun she had in Porto, what it means to be a student in our  town and how much she grew as a person. Follow us on Instagram Sponsored by Studio Hubcity

Mar 25

30 min 39 sec

In this episode we have a chat with Sofia, a tourist guide who works on the cruises that go on the Douro from Porto all the way to Spain. She talks about how she enjoys her work, what the situation is like right now, why she loves the city and the country so much and how she conveys that passion to the tourists the come to visit Porto. Follow us on Instagram Sponsored by Studio Hubcity

Mar 18

22 min 16 sec

For the very first interview of the show, we sit down with Giulia a former Erasmus student who was in Porto in 2018/19. Giulia shares her experience in Porto and how a young girl coming from Brazil adapted to the lifestyle of the city. She lets us into her daily routine and what made the time spent in Porto special. Follow us on Instagram  Sponsored by Studio Hubcity

Mar 11

21 min 58 sec

Why would a guy from Italy would join a local girl to talk about Porto? Do you wanna know why we decided to start this journey? Check  out our Intro episode if you want to find out a bit more about us and  the podcast: our hosts Sergio and Mia will share with you the secrets  behind our show. Follow us on Instagram Sponsored by Studio Hubcity

Mar 5

15 min 8 sec

Living la Vida in Porto is a brand new podcast about your favourite city in Portugal. Talking about Porto's culture, food, lifestyle and everything related to this amazing town, we try to get you ready for your time here as a student... and not only. In each episode we discuss with our guests their experience in the city by sharing their personal stories, their favourite places and how they came to love being here. In collaboration with Studio Hub City

Feb 25

1 min 3 sec