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Top 10 places to visit in Portugal

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.

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.

Traditional Portuguese food

Traditional Portuguese food

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A look at the top Portuguese foods, including a popular dessert that goes by the name of 'nun’s belly'.

10 tips on how to eat healthy on flights

10 tips on how to eat healthy on flights

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Helpful advice for frequent expat travellers who want to keep their healthy eating habits while travelling on an airplane and stay away from some less than appetising plane food.

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.

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

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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.

Irish pubs in Portugal

Irish pubs in Portugal

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Grab a Guinness and meet other expats at your local Irish pub!

Yoga: a beginner's guide

Yoga: a beginner's guide

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Don't know your asana from your elbow? Here's a short introduction to yoga, plus a listing of yoga centres in Portugal.

Rick Steves: History behind Christmas trees and manger scenes in Europe

Rick Steves: History behind Christmas trees and manger scenes in Europe

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Christmas trees and mangers are now in homes, squares, and streets all over Europe. But they are more than just decorations — there is a rich history behind them.

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