Would you like to get in touch with other French in Portugal? Are you in need of help and advice from your French compatriots? Or would you like to join other French 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 France 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 French expats in Portugal, coming from all corners of France - from Lyon, over Paris to Nice.
We’ve collected some data to better understand the demographics and motivations of French expats:
Attend our monthly events and activities for French expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.
Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow French in our Portugal expat forums.
Of course, expat living in Portugal is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow French 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 French in Portugal, residing in Lisbon, Porto, Faro and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of French in Lisbon or French in Porto.
If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for French food or discuss your favorite sports team's latest match, become a member of the Portuguese InterNations Community:
From the Algarve to the Serra da Estrela mountain range, the Douro Valley, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly French expats 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 France and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Bonjour from our French living in Portugal!