Moving to Portugal in 2022 an expat guide is essential reading if you’re thinking of moving to this lovely country.
Portugal has an incredibly rich heritage. Expats can experience it all through a cornucopia of festivals, delectable local cuisines, superb sherries, stunning scenery, and breathtaking architecture. Because the Portuguese are particularly proud of their artistic traditions, you’ll never be far away from seeing something amazing or experiencing something exciting.
Portugal is a haven for museums, galleries, film and music festivals, all celebrating the vibrancy and colour of Portuguese culture. You’ll get to soak up the drama, and laugh heartily, at Portugal’s traditional Revista, a humorous political satire play. You can also marvel at the traditional Fado music genre, or to dance the passionate Corridinho.
Many Activities for all
Portugal also offers the sports-loving expat an adventurous retreat to explore. Golfing, hiking, mountain biking, hunting, rambling, horse riding, it’s all here for the fit and healthy Brit to enjoy.
The food in Portugal is simple but full of flavour, and you’ll find that spices and herbs are added to dishes to give them that distinctive Portuguese flair which always delights your taste-buds.
The Douro Valley, which has been described as heaven on earth, is right on your doorstep. It’s a UNESCO World Heritage site, famous for its vineyards.
James Bond’s classic film, On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, was filmed in Cascais here in Portugal.
We end our Moving to Portugal in 2022 guide with an infographic, which shows you what to expect from this amazing country. We’ve also created a little list of just some exciting things to do once you get there.
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Things to do in Portugal
- Take a private tour of the beautiful religious cities of Fatima, or Virgin Mary.
- Discover the village of Monsanto, its cobbled streets, stone houses, pointed castles and wandering shepherds will transport you back in time
- Get creative in the town of Funchal, where museums, gardens and art await
- If you’re heading to Lisbon and love clubbing, check out Music Box, it’s the most popular destination for a great night out on the town
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