Living in Portugal as an Expat

living in Portugal as an Expat

I love living in Portugal as an expat and there are many reasons to choose Portugal. It is not only because of the beautiful weather, but Portugal doesn’t have too many major problems and people are friendly and welcoming. But the best things about Portugal are not on the surface. The best things are deeper … Read more

Bad things about Living in Portugal

Bad things about Living in Portugal

Despite all the good that you hear – the sunshine, the diet, the cheap cost of living in Portugal – there are of course some bad things about living in Portugal. However, you might be pleased to know that most expats in Portugal say that the good outweighs the bad. But here are a few … Read more

Surfing in Ericeira

Surfing in Ericeira

Ericeira is a coastal town on the Atlantic Ocean coast of Portugal. It has been popular with surfers for many years and it still draws crowds from around the globe today. The area around Ericeira consists mainly of white sandy beaches and rocky cliffs which makes it ideal for surfing. Due to the Ericeira area … Read more

Portugal D7 Visa

Portugal D7 Visa

The Portugal D7 visa allows temporary residence permits for retirees or those with a passive income to live in Portugal. If you’re considering retiring in Portugal, or just want to live there for an extended period of time on a passive income (such as income from property), this article is definitely something you’ll want to … Read more

Snakes in Portugal

Snakes in Portugal

Portugal is populated by a wide variety of snakes which can be found across the whole country. There are no “dangerous” species of snake in Portugal, and most bites are on humans’ hands as they attempt to capture the animal. Of all the possible snakes you might encounter in Portugal, these 5 should be kept … Read more

Best Place to Live in the Algarve

Best Place to Live in the Algarve

The Algarve is the southernmost region of Portugal, home to the beautiful coastline with stunning beaches and towns, making it the perfect holiday location. But what about if you are thinking of moving there permanently? What is the Best Place to Live in the Algarve? Why Choose the Algarve? The Algarve has long had a wide … Read more

Should I move to Portugal from UK?

Should I move to Portugal from UK

Many UK nationals dream of moving abroad to live in sunnier climes. With hot weather and sandy beaches almost always on offer, it’s no wonder why! One of the top dream destinations is Portugal. Portugal is full of friendly people who are very welcoming to those wishing to move to the country. Also, another great … Read more

Exchanging UK Driving License for Portuguese

Exchanging UK Driving License for Portuguese

Many British people dream of moving away and starting a new life abroad. With fantastic weather and sandy beaches, it’s no wonder why people would prefer living outside of the UK. There are so many fantastic destinations on offer! While some may venture further afield and try Australia or America, others prefer to stay somewhat … Read more

The Cost of Living in Portugal

The Cost of Living in Portugal

These days, international travel or living is feeling like more and more of an attractive option. The world’s transition to remote workplaces means that people have more freedom than ever when it comes to deciding where to live, work, and vacation, and for people who are ready to explore and experience more of the world, … Read more