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Lisbon, Portugal skyline with Sao Jorge Castle

Our Most Popular FAQs On Moving Abroad: Portugal Edition

Portugal FAQ’s Answered When making any move overseas, you’ll have lots and lots of questions. Maybe you won’t be sure who to ask… And maybe, in some cases, you’ll be reluctant to ask questions you fear might seem foolish or naïve. Making a move to a new country is a big deal. There are no…

Amazing sandy beach in Tamariu seaside town, Costa Brava, Spain.

Comparing The Top Countries To Retire

Our Top Retirement Havens Face Off It might be easy to get on board with the idea of retiring overseas… But it’s not as easy to figure out where in the world you’d like to do it. Most people, faced with this tough question, make comparisons to help narrow things down. One of the most…

Porto, Portugal cityscape on the Douro River.

The Ultimate Portugal Info In Our 2021 Portugal Virtual Conference

Pining For Portugal… Today is my birthday. The fact that our annual Live and Invest in Portugal event is happening the same week—as it did when I first visited Portugal two years ago—has me feeling a little melancholy… Thinking back to that trip… back to pre-COVID days, back to travel, back to beaches, back to

The village Ferragudo in the Algarve Portugal.

How One Couple Discovered A Great New Life In The Algarve

How One Couple Found Serenity On Portuguese Shores Alyson and Dave were caught up in the rat race and they have always loved to travel to get away from it all. They’d been to plenty of great destinations by the time they visited Portugal, but when they got to the Algarve, they just couldn’t move…

Praia do Camilo, Beach, Lagos, Algarve, Portugal.

11 Reasons Why Living In The Algarve Region Has No Match

11 Reasons This Is Our Family’s Favorite European Escape “Have you ever wondered why Portugal is at the center of the world map? “It’s because the Portuguese were the first to map the world…” When you’ve spent a 35-year career traveling and scouting destinations for

Moorish historic town of Tavira by Gilao river, Algarve, Portugal.

Should You Come To Tavira, Portugal?

A Café-Lifestyle In Europe’s Sunniest Spot Our soon-to-be-published March issue of Overseas Living Letter features one of our favorite little towns in

Sunrise at Algarve coast near Lagos, Portugal.

Portugal: The Best Place To Live Is Also One Of The Safest

Sunny, Classy, And Affordable Europe All In One Spot As we prepare for our virtual Live and Invest in Portugal event and I’m simultaneously working to finish our newest product—a “36 Days To Your New Life In Europe” course—I’m reminded why we love Portugal so dearly… I’ve spent the last few days writing up the Portugal lessons…

Dad with hands up holding two passports and daughter. Second residency concept.

Why We’ll Do Whatever It Takes To Obtain A Second Residency

The Quest For Our Family’s Backup Residency Continues Talking about second passports and backup residencies is such a niche topic… I’m not used to people being familiar with these concepts when I meet them. If ever I mention that aspect of our business in conversation, I’m used to being met with blank, questioning stares. Since…

Approved Immigration Portugal application form with rubber stamp.

The 7 Best Countries To Get A Residency In 2020

7 Easiest Backup Residencies In The World Today Last week I shared with you the hellscape that is the French residency process (if you missed it, you can catch up here)… but I neglected to set your mind at ease. Because, while some countries make residency difficult and painful to acquire (ahem, France), others make it…

Camilo Beach in Lagos, Algrave, Portugal

Living In The Algarve Where Every Day Feels Like August

Why Portugal’s Algarve Is Hard To Beat Portugal’s Algarve is often called Europe’s most famous secret. This region boasts Europe’s best beaches, golf courses, some of Europe’s friendliest folk, and Western Europe’s lowest cost of living. It’s also Europe’s newest tax haven. Today, as we gear up for our first ever Live and Invest in Europe…