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InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Portugal

  • Join our community and get to know members of Portugal’s vibrant expat community
  • Receive reliable information and exchange insider tips about the Portuguese expat living
  • Meet fellow expatriates at top InterNations events in Lisbon, Faro and many other regions

Welcome to the InterNations Expats Forum for Portugal!

Olá, and a warm welcome to the InterNations Portugal expats forum! As a current or soon-to-be expat in Lisbon, or any other of the Portuguese expat hotspots like Porto, you will doubtlessly have numerous questions about expat life. Become a member of our InterNations community in Portugal and find reliable tips on the successive stages of the relocation process. No matter if you’re enquiring about visa or immigration documents at the Portuguese embassy, looking for expat housing in Faro, or would like to see the Portuguese attractions, like the westernmost point of mainland Europe – who knows more about such things than other expats? Our expat forums for Portugal can connect you with local expat circles.

Latest Posts in Portugal Expat Forum

 Portugal Expat Q&A

Re: moving to Portugal from canada

Have you found Gail's website? http://gailatlarge.com/blog/ She is a Canadian living in Port...

Re: Portuguese Language Courses

There are lots of schools that are giving Portuguese language courses in the evening around 7 p.m, ...

Re: Driver's License

Paulo Santos, your comments sounds like it is all very hard or impossible in Portugal. But everyon...

 Portugal Town Talk

Re: "Petiscos" in Porto

Jochen, I still haven't tried the curry one, but I'll definitely try the next time I fly to Frankfu...

Re: Port Wine

Jochen, Good morning. Now I'm back in Malawi, but still I can guide you through Porto like I'...

Retired Expats

Hi! I am searching for retired expats that live in Portugal to participate in a study for my Psych...

 Portugal Expat Housing

Small room near church penha da franca

Small room 15m2 225 incl. gas/water/electra/wifi. Min. 3 months ,1st& lst.month in advance Furnis...

Re: Need vacation Apt for 3 persons X 4 nights

The link has different offers for apartments. You can also find there a studio on the website. Plea...

Re: moving to Lisbon in a few weeks

I am looking for a short term, one week rental in the South of Portugal from May 10 - May 17. Any ...

 Portugal Expat Jobs

Re: Cross Border Talents is Hiring!

Hi Cristina, photo is not mandatory. thanx

Nanny/Au Pair/English teacher

Hello all, I'm moving to Lisbon as of the start of June and will be living in Lisbon. If anyone ne...

Teach English from home

The Berlitz Virtual Classroom is Hiring – Opening for English teachers. All applicants must be n...

 Portugal Expat Marketplace


SCHOOLSTOP ONLINE Anyone, anywhere can learn Portuguese with SCHOOLSTOP. All you need is a c...


Hello fellow members, I m selling my property located up Central Portugal, on the shores of thre...

Re: Jeep for sale in lisbon from UK

Shure send me your email!

Members assist Members in the Portugal Expat Forums

Our trust-based community was developed to help expatriates in Portugal swap suggestions and advice on all expat-relevant enquiries, e.g., ʺWhat do I need for a Portuguese registration certificate?ʺ or ʺAm I allowed to import all my personal belongings duty-free?ʺ. In a community that’s all about expat living in Portugal, from cozido à Portuguesa to Saint Anthony of Lisbon Day, the participants of the expat forum Portugal can find fellow expats and internationally minded locals to receive trustworthy and up-to-date responses. On the InterNations Expat Forum for Portugal, there will always be another expat member to make life abroad easier.

From immigration requirements to custom authorities: The Expat Forum Portugal leaves no Question unanswered

If you require even more information on expat topics like travel and accommodation in Lisbon or sports and leisure in Porto, you could also browse our Portugal Expat Guide, another useful resource in addition to the expat forums. Moreover, in our World Forum you can talk about international politics, challenges for expat spouses, third-culture kids and other general expat issues. However, for expat assistance on all local matters - from immigration requirements to custom authorities - just join the InterNations Portugal expat forums.

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