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Expat insights into life in Portugal

“Portugal is a popular destination for expats as well as tourists, with communities dotted throughout the country, most notably the Algarve. The favourable weather and excellent cuisine make it easy to see why, too. But once expats relocate here they can be subjected to life-changing experiences and learn valuable lessons from their Portuguese neighbours.” Jamie Waddell gives us the insights of three English-speaking expats who made the move to Portugal.

An elderly tram at the top of a hill in Lisbon

Top of the hill

Pic of the Week – 30 April 2007 by Manuel Silva © 2004 All images are digitally watermarked – please don’t infringe copyright! A tram stands…

Halloween in Portugal

Celebrating Halloween, as we know it, here in Portugal is a relatively new social phenomenon. Witches and ghouls galore, kids’ parties, commercial tra la la. This…

Weddings in Portugal

[Editor’s note: in our latest opt-in email newsletter, we asked people to comment on weddings around the world. We received the contribution below from Jayne.] My…