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US News explains why Lisbon is a perfect place for retirement

Affordable and safe, a cosmopolitan city with good weather and nice beaches. As the dollar gets stronger, you should really consider Lisbon as a retirement destination, says US News. We have mentioned in the past how cool Lisbon is and

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Posted in Lisbon, News, Non-Habitual Residents, Retirement in Portugal

The Washington Post’s financial guide to retire abroad

Following our previous blog post about why Americans should retire to Portugal (click here to read it), we are now sharing an article from The Washington Post with a financial guide to retire abroad. Plan a retirement abroad requires careful

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Posted in Retirement in Portugal

Where Americans should retire?

Financial Advisor magazine says Portugal should be the first choice for Americans to retire, outside of the United States. As life expectancy grows, the number of retirees of wish to spend their retirement abroad rises. For those Americans who dream

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Posted in Portugal

Tourists from the United States are traveling to Portugal as never before

Portugal has seen a great increase in American tourists in 2015 and the numbers continue to rise in 2016. Travel Pulse magazine highlights that Americans are among the top nationalities that most recently visited the country. That is why the

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Posted in Portugal

Esquire magazine names Lisbon one of the coolest cities in Europe

A recent article on Esquire magazine states “Why Lisbon is one of the coolest cities in Europe” to visit right now and why it shouldn’t be underestimated. The article recommends places to visit and things to do that aren’t likely

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Posted in Lisbon, News, Portugal

Trips to Douro in Portugal according to international press

The North of Portugal has been gaining a lot of attention for the past few years. It’s biggest city, Porto has been featured in news outlets all over the world. Associated to a trip to Porto is always a trip

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Posted in Oporto

What do in Lisbon in one day, by Yahoo Australia

Yahoo Australia guide to visit Lisbon if you only have one day Yahoo Australia’s reporter Gemma Nisbet was in Lisbon and wrote an article with the best spots for those travelling to the Portuguese capital for the first time. She

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Posted in Lisbon, Portugal

Medical risk map for 2016 puts Portugal with low risk

International SOS releases every year a worldwide medical rating that rates countries by their health care risk. Considering there is risk everywhere, due to many factors, many countries have a good standard of medical care and that means they pose

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Posted in News, Portugal

Portugal in the top 10 best countries to retire abroad

Once again, Portugal is in the news as one of the best places to retire abroad. During the first days of 2016 were revealed two important rankings regarding the best places to retire abroad: one from Live and Invest Overseas

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Posted in Algarve, Non-Habitual Residents, Portugal, Retirement in Portugal

AFAR magazine names Portugal the most popular non-U.S. destination

According to AFAR travel magazine, Portugal was the most visited non-US location in 2015 and is the 5th must go destination for 2016. AFAR analysed the most searched terms and cities for trip planning in 2015 by their website visitors and

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Posted in Portugal