Directions in Portuguese

Whether your destination is Rio de Janeiro, Brazil or Lisbon, Portugal, it's important that you're able to find your way around. Getting lost, or not being able to understand directions, can be a big impediment to enjoying yourself abroad. Portuguese speaking people are very outgoing and eager to help, but if you can't understand what they're saying, they help they can offer is limited. Below we'll explore the phrases and words you need to know in order to ask and received directions in Portuguese. Clik on any button to hear a phrase, then repeat the phrase out loud.
English
Portuguese
I'm lost
Estou perdido
I'm looking for _____.
Estou procurando _____.
Excuse me
Com licença
Where is _____?
Onde é _____?
...the hospital
o hospital
...the cab stand
o ponto de táxi
...the bus station
a estação de onibus
...the train station
a estação de trem
...the bathroom
o banheiro
...a hotel
um hotel
...a restaurant
um restaurante
...the post office
...a agência dos Correios
...the police station
a delegacia
Walk straight ahead
Vá em frente
Turn right
Vire à direita
Turn left
Vire à esquerda
Next
Próximo
Street
Rua
Block
Quarteirão
Address
Endereço
Corner
Esquina
In front of _____.
Em frente ao/à _____.
Behind _____.
Atrás _____.
Between ____ and _____
Entre _____ e _____
Map
Mapa
Please stop
Páre por favor
Cruzamento
Crossing point
Can you help me?
Pode me ajudar?
Can you tell me where the _____ is?
Pode dizer-me onde (o)a _____ é?
North
Norte
South
Sul
East
Este
West
Oeste
Traffic light
Semáforo