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  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Portugal

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

InterNations – Uniting Brits living in Portugal

Would you like to get in touch with other Brits in Portugal? Are you in need of help and advice from your British compatriots? Or would you like to join other British 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 United Kingdom 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 British expats in Portugal, coming from all corners of United Kingdom - from Glasgow, over London to Cardiff.

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    From United Kingdom, living in Porto
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Forum Posts by Brits in Portugal

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Brits in our Portugal expat forums.

  • Moving to Porto
    17 replies
    Jun 28, 1:39 PM
    Community member

    Hello there, I realise this is quite an old post however I was wondering if anyone would be able to recommend a nanny or child mo Der for my 3 months old baby. My husband and I are in Porto for a …

  • Moving to Portugal from the USA
    3 replies
    Sep 17, 2:27 PM
    Community member

    Sorry I took so long to reply. I was not aware that you had written me until today. I thought that I would get a notice of a reply, but, apparently not. In any case, it is just a matter of …

  • Moved to Porto, time to make it official!
    5 replies
    Apr 7, 9:44 AM
    Community member

    Hi Ralph Thanks very much. The process seems simple enough... it's just getting the declarations of income and where to go too But I will figure it all out! Cheers Adam

Ask experienced British expats in Portugal!

  • Where can I find British food?
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Find other Brits to share your hobbies with

Find Tips and Advice on Portugal from British Expats

Of course, expat living in Portugal is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Brits 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 Brits in Portugal, residing in Lisbon, Porto, Faro and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Brits in Lisbon or Brits in Porto.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for British 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 United Kingdom 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 beef in Porto.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Portugal to get information on institutions from your home country, including the British embassy.

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

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Brits 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 United Kingdom and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Hello from our Brits living in Portugal!