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Gustavo De faz

Living in Portugal, from Ecuador

"The quality of InterNations' members convinced me to join. And I've indeed received a very warm welcome from fellow Lisbon expats.."

Melanie S. Hamann

Living in Portugal, from Austria

"InterNations Events in Lisbon are great - I love the rightfully popular events organized by our friendly Ambassador team. "

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network for Germans 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

InterNations – Uniting Germans living in Portugal

Would you like to get in touch with other Germans in Portugal? Are you in need of help and advice from your German compatriots? Or would you like to join other German expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the Algarve?

Whether you have settled as an expat in Portugal or are still living in Germany and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Portugal offers everything you need: Established in 2007, our trusted community soon became the leading platform for international networking among expatriates and global minds around the world. Our network also counts a considerable number of German expats in Portugal, coming from all corners of Germany - from Hamburg, over Berlin to Munich.

  German Expats in Portugal Posted:

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Dear Gabriela, I just sent you an email. Best, Peyman

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Dear Rita, I would like to take Portuguese lessons at my home locating in Lumiar. Pls. let me know...

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Hi Nathalie, I already sent you an email. I am very interested in your service. Pls. let me know. B...

Re: In search of a nanny/housekeeper

Hello together, As I plan to engage gradually with more work I'm in search for a nanny/housekee...

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Dear sara, are you still available full time? Do you also speak portugueses? Pls contact me: 9...

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Roger, we have some short-term rental properties which could help you in November. Please send me ...

Fellow Germans in Portugal

Find Tips and Advice on Portugal from German Expats

Of course, expat living in Portugal is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Germans is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the Portuguese way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other Germans in Portugal, residing in Lisbon, Porto, Faro and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Germans in Lisbon or Germans in Porto.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for German food or discuss your favorite sports team's latest match, become a member of the Portuguese InterNations Community:

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from Germany in Portugal.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our Portugal Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get roast pork with Knödel in Porto.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Portugal to get information on institutions from your home country, including the German embassy.

From the Algarve to the Serra da Estrela mountain range, the Douro Valley, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly German expats in Portugal.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Germans in Portugal

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Portugal. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Portuguese cozido à Portuguesa, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Lisbon’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see the castles of Guimarães, the birthplace of the nation as well as other beautiful landmarks in Portugal.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from Germany and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Grüß Gott from our Germans living in Portugal!

InterNations Members at a Glance
  • 87% of members have university degree
  • Members are 30 to 60 years old (average: 38)
  • Members come from 179 countries
  • 53% expat women
  • 47% expat men
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