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Tourism, arts and culture in Portugal

Tourism, arts and culture in Portugal

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Here is an overview of tourism and arts and culture in Portugal, from Unesco World Heritage sites to dinosaur footprints.

Rick Steves: Festivals in Portugal

Rick Steves: Festivals in Portugal

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We offer you a list of the most important festivals and annual events in Portugal.

Museums in Portugal

Museums in Portugal

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Portugal is an alluring country, not only for its strategic coastal position, but also for its numerous sights and cultural landmarks. We offer a selection of top museums in Lisbon, Porto, Braga, Coimbra, and Lourinhã to help you discover the many si

How to flirt: a European guide

How to flirt: a European guide

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The French flatter; the Brits are crass. So says a social anthropologist in this review on cross-cultural flirting techniques in Europe.

5 useful travel tips for Greek Islands sailing

5 useful travel tips for Greek Islands sailing

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Why not spend your summer sailing the Greek Islands? Find out what you need for a safe – and stress-free – Greek Islands sailing holiday. [Contributed by Sailing Nations]

Cycle through the wonders of France with a seasoned French guide

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Travel through the French countryside on a bicycle with an experienced expat Frenchman who has fallen in love with his country again. [Contributed by French Kiwi Cycle Tours]

Top 10 places to visit in Portugal

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Portugal has it all: historic cities, world-renown cuisine, natural landscapes and some of the world's most spectacular beaches – here are 10 of the best places to visit in Portugal.

Europe’s newest attraction for genuine daredevils: dive coaster Baron 1898

Europe’s newest attraction for genuine daredevils: dive coaster Baron 1898

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Plummet in darkness through a mining shaft on Europe’s newest attraction: Efteling’s dive coaster, Baron 1898. [Contributed by Efteling]

A to Z guide of the world’s groups 'without borders'

A to Z guide of the world’s groups 'without borders'

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You can easily work abroad, volunteer, or meet new people in a diversity of interests – dogs, entrepreneurs, knitting, mothers, soccer, teachers, theatre, technology, translators and more.

Editor's guide to Lifestyle in Portugal

Editor's guide to Lifestyle in Portugal

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Here's an introduction to Expatica's Lifestyle section for Portugal.

Rick Steves: Exploring Europe’s natural wonders

Rick Steves: Exploring Europe’s natural wonders

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Travel writer Rick Steves urges you to get out of town -- and discover Europe's natural beauty.

Dating across cultures

Dating across cultures

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If you're living and dating abroad, "Get out of your comfort zone and challenge your beliefs," says Expatica’s dating expert Jean-Baptiste Trannoy.

Rick Steves: Thrill seeking in Europe

Rick Steves: Thrill seeking in Europe

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From mountain biking in Switzerland to surfing in Munich: Rick Steves shows that Europe has plenty of thrills and chills to satisfy the adventure traveler.

Rick Steves: While tourists sleep in

Rick Steves: While tourists sleep in

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Travel guru Rick Steves recommends waking up early with the locals to enjoy what other tourists miss.

Expat groups and clubs in Portugal - Part I

Expat groups and clubs in Portugal - Part I

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There are many excellent opportunities to get in involved in expat groups in Portugal. Part One of our guide lists Expat, Political/Commerce, Cultural, and Sporting/Theatre groups.

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