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5 MOST POPULAR PORTUGUESE TRADITIONAL DANCES

Portuguese Traditional Folk Dance

Portuguese folk dance, also called Ranchos Folclóricos are an integral part of Portuguese culture and Portuguese traditions and celebrations. Portugal is a beautiful country and a popular tourist destination in Europe known for its cuisine, architecture, culture, music and dance. With regards to Portuguese dances, there are a number of popular Portuguese traditional dance styles […]

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Things You Need To Know About Portuguese Traditional Dances

VIRA DANCE, PORTUGAL

Culturally speaking, Portugal is known for a number of vibrant traditional dances. A few of them are: Vira dance, Chula dance, Corridinho dance, Malhao dance etc. But, have you ever wondered what these Portuguese traditional dance forms actually entail? If your answer to this question is ‘no’, then you need not worry, because through this article […]

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VIRA DANCE – PORTUGAL

VIRA DANCE, PORTUGAL

Considered to be extremely similar to the “waltz” is a dance form belonging to south-western Europe known as Vira. This “traditional” dance is said to have originated from the Minho region located in Portugal.  This dance basically comprises of a three step rhythm, and as a result is a much quicker than the waltz. Furthermore, […]

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