Segurança Social In Portugal: What Is It And How Might It Help You?

Ah, bureaucracy. It’s not a favourite word for anyone, and that includes expats. The last thing we enjoy doing when moving to a new country is tackling all the paperwork and applications that are necessary to ensure we’re fully covered in every aspect of our new lives. I   more ...

Quality Of Life In Portugal: What To Expect As An Expat

No matter where you live in the world, you may find yourself comparing your home country to your new destination each time you travel. After all, it c   more ...

Portugal's New Investment Credit Line: Are There Opportunities For Expats

In a bid to help Portuguese migrants who are looking to return and invest in their home country, the minister of Foreign affairs, Augusto Santos Silva   more ...

How To Find A Property Management Agency In Portugal

Every year, thousands of people purchase property in Portugal. After all, with friendly local people, warm summers and incredible landscapes, what’s   more ...

How Does Cardiac Care In Portugal Compare With Other Expat Destinations?

In 2016, the world’s leading cause of death was ischemic heart disease, an illness which affected people across all locations and income brackets. H   more ...

Interview With Jacqueline Silva, Director, Eden Montessori School

[b]Jacqueline, you're the Director of Eden Montessori school in Albufeira. Tell us about your role: what does a typical day in your life look like? [/   more ...

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Paul Garcia, Alentejo / Algarve

Who are you?

My name is Paul. My friends call me Pauly G, "just the brown guy from America.” I am a person from Las Vegas, Nevada who I feel achieved the American Dream and at the end of the day, my life was not happy. I shed most all of my material artifact   more ...

Jocelyn, Algarve

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Hello, I’m Jocelyn from Malaysia. I believe a little leap of faith can unlock your pathway beyond your expectations!   more ...

Yayeri Van Baarsen, Algarve

Who are you?

I’m Yayeri van Baarsen, a 33-year-old journalist from Holland. Currently I live in the Algarve, together with my boyfriend an   more ...

Alexa, Lisbon

Who are you?

I am Alexa, a 43-year-old single mother, copywriter and blogger.

Where, when and why did you move abroad?

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Gail Aguiar, Porto

Who are you?

My name is Gail Aguiar, I’m a Gen-X Canadian who’s moved around a lot. I’ve lived in half of Canada’s provinces, and a   more ...