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House of the week - 5th October 2018

Our house of the week is in an amazing location
You couldn't ask for a better location than where this Pinhão House is. It is situated in a very privileged area with views over the sea and the historical centre of the Portuguese city Lagos, as well as the marina and the well-known "Meia Praia" beach.

10 weird things Portuguese people do

We love the Portuguese, but sometimes they sure are funny...
If you’ve already lived in Portugal for a while, you’ll know what we mean. If you’re getting ready to go there, be warned about what you might find – Portuguese people are really lovely but have some strange customs. Here, we run down the 10 strangest habits of the Portuguese.

The best museums in Portugal

Universidad de Coímbra
To really get to know the traditions and art of a country, there’s no better place to start than its museums. Portugal has a wide range of cultural exhibitions in an amazing array of museums to suit all tastes.

The 10 things you must do when you go to Lisbon

The fashionable city of Lisbon / Wikicommons
Lisbon, the capital of Portugal known as the ‘City of Seven Hills’, is an up and coming European destination these days. Portugal is in fashion, and nowhere more so than Lisbon, so today idealista/news is running down the 10 things you absolutely cannot afford to miss while you’re there.

The very best of opera in Portugal

Where are the top places to see opera in Portugal? / Pixabay
Portugal isn’t exactly known for its thriving opera scene and the country cannot boast the kind of wealth of composers and operas that Italy can, for instance.

House of the week - 21st September 2018

House of the week in Quinta da Marinha, Cascais
This luxurious single-family, four-bedroom house in Quinta da Marinha, Cascais, near Lisbon, brings the perfect blend of style, sophistication and tradition to Portuguese living.

How to collect your pension in Portugal

Retirees in Portugal
Retirement age is finally here, and you have big plans – moving to Portugal. And we salute you for your wise decision. With 3000 hours of sunshine per year, some of Europe’s most stunning beaches, beautiful cities and friendly people, Portugal sounds like the right choice.

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