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 trusted Network for Americans 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 Americans living in Portugal
Would you like to get in touch with other Americans in Portugal? Are you in need of help and advice from your American compatriots? Or would you like to join other American 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 the USA 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 American expats in Portugal, coming from all corners of the USA - from New York City, over Washington D.C. to Los Angeles.
American Expats in Portugal Posted:
Due to the success of our rental business, we are now recruiting across the Algarve! We are lookin...
Hi, I'm an older American woman who has retired here in Lisbon. I love cats and dogs equally! If y...
Hi, I am an experienced American editor. If you still need assistance, please let me know. Thank...
My husband and I are new to Portugal. Do you know if Lisbon has an open art studios night, like in ...
Hello everyone. I am arriving in Lisbon May 20 and will be there for a couple of nights until I he...
Great Lisbon Office space to share. We have a very central office (cais sodre) to share with someo...
Fellow Americans in Portugal
Find Tips and Advice on Portugal from American Expats
Of course, expat living in Portugal is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Americans 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 Americans in Portugal, residing in Lisbon, Porto, Faro and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Americans in Lisbon or Americans in Porto.
If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for American 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 the USA 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 stuffed turkey in Porto.
- Search the InterNations Places database for Portugal to get information on institutions from your home country, including the American embassy.
From the Algarve to the Serra da Estrela mountain range, the Douro Valley, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly American expats in Portugal.
Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Americans 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 the USA and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Hello from our Americans living in Portugal!
- 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
American Expats in Portugal
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