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The Brainy Expat: Working abroad from home – is it for you?

The Brainy Expat: Working abroad from home – is it for you? The idea of working from home can be both exciting and frightening,...

5 realities of expat relationships

5 realities of expat relationships Hop on board and buckle up for the expat relationship roller...

Being Multilingual: The effects of multilingualism

Being Multilingual: The effects of multilingualism Multiliguists have historically been defined against a monolinguistic...

Becoming Madame: Realities of an expat life

Becoming Madame: Realities of an expat life What's expat life really like after the initial sparkle fades...

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Expat guide: Moving to Portugal

Expat guide: Moving to Portugal Here's a brief introduction to Expatica's Relocation section...

Work in Portugal: Finding a job in Portugal

Work in Portugal: Finding a job in Portugal If you're looking to work in Portugal, here's a guide on how...

Dating in Europe: First date etiquette

Dating in Europe: First date etiquette The dating game is hard enough, even when you know the ‘rules'....

Manage culture shock in three easy steps

Manage culture shock in three easy steps Margarita Gokun Silver, founder of coaching firm Global Coach...

Moving to Portugal
Expat guide: Moving to Portugal
Expat guide: Moving to Portugal

Here's a brief introduction to Expatica's Relocation section...

Visas & Permits
Moving to Portugal: Portuguese visas and residency permits
Moving to Portugal: Portuguese visas and residency permits

Here is a brief look at visa and residence permit requirements...

Working in Portugal
Work in Portugal: Finding a job in Portugal
Work in Portugal: Finding a job in Portugal

If you're looking to work in Portugal, here's a guide on how...

Finance
Expat guide: Tax in Portugal
Expat guide: Tax in Portugal

From tips for the self-employed in Portugal to specifics for...

Housing
Expat guide to renting in Portugal
Expat guide to renting in Portugal

If you're living in Portugal, this guide provides information...

Healthcare
Healthcare in Portugal
Healthcare in Portugal

Here is a guide to healthcare in Portugal, including health insurance,...

Education
The education system in Portugal
The education system in Portugal

If you're living in Portugal with children, here is a guide to...

Family Essentials
Getting married in Portugal
Getting married in Portugal

If you're planning a wedding in Portugal, you'll need to arrange...

About Portugal
Culture and social etiquette in Portugal
Culture and social etiquette in Portugal

Our guide to Portuguese culture will help you ease into life...

Insider Views
Diary of a Move: The language of foreignness
Diary of a Move: The language of foreignness

Ever felt like your IQ slips 30 points when speaking a foreign...

Out & About
Tourism, arts and culture in Portugal
Tourism, arts and culture in Portugal

Here is an overview of tourism and arts and culture in Portugal,...

Currency
5 tips to find the cheapest way to transfer money abroad
5 tips to find the cheapest way to transfer money abroad

If you need to transfer money internationally, find out the easiest...

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