Portuguese wines are acclaimed all over the world, but did you know each region has a very distinct identity and taste???...
Those who have had the privilege of visiting Portugal know that one of the country’s most memorable treasures is its unique flavours. And for those who appreciate wine, the various Portuguese grape varieties and wine regions are simply unforgettable!!!
From North to South, the climate and geography of Portugal are quite different and so are the
How are the Real Estate and Cryptocurrency Industries Tied??? Permanent residence; rental vacation or rental houses / parking spaces and even dream homes… Before long, they'll all be purchased on a blockchain. In fact, blockchain-based real estate is already gaining popularity as a way for buyers, sellers and investors to interact with each other and learn about properties. So What is Blockchain Tecnology??? Blockchain technology is most simply defined as a decentralize
Autumn, also known as fall, is a very specific season to visit Portugal as it is a very unique time. The landscapes start to recover, the people are more rested and the climate pleasant following the immense summer heat that covers Portugal every summer between May and September. It is truly a great period to come to Portugal and discover its immense beauty without the stress of the burning sun but the pleasures of the warm sun...
Autumn and nature go hand and hand,
Among the awards are the “Best Adventure Tourism Destination” and the “Best Beach Destination” and “Best Insular Destination”. Portugal once again distinguished itself in the 28th edition of the World Travel Awards, or the tourism “Oscars”, bringing home more than 20 national distinctions and European awards. The Azores region won the “Best Adventure Tourism Destination” award, and the Algarve the “Best Beach Destination”. Madeira received the award for “Best Insular Dest
Features: Genre: Duplex Apartment w/private parking Purpose: Sale Location: Foz do Douro, Porto, Portugal Bedroom: 4 Bathrooms: 2.5 Size: 201M2 Energy Rating: F Value: 750.000 € Luxury T3+1 duplex apartment at the crossroads of the Douro River and the Atlantic Ocean. Located in prestigious Foz do Douro, the home sits in the middle of the charming old town, with winding cobblestone streets, world-class dining, and never more than a five-minute walk to the promenade along
September is a delightful month in Portugal – there’s plenty of sunshine (as there is almost all year round) and if you love the outdoors, then the Algarve, between September and June, is the perfect place to enjoy cycling and walking. With a vast network of routes and trails across the region, the scenery is varied: winding trails through hills and valleys inland; a steep and almost completely unspoiled western coast; and to the south and east, flatter routes alongsi
Features: Genre: Ranch Style Villa Location: Fontoura - Valença Bedrooms: 3 (1 en-suite) Bathrooms: 2 Land area: 1.500m² Construction Area: 200m² Construction Year: 2010 Energy Certificate: B Value: 290.000 € Composed of: Ground floor home, ranch style, with quality construction and superior finishings throughout; fully equipped and fitted eat-in-kitchen, family room with fireplace, 2 spacious bedrooms with fitted wardrobes and additional en-suite bedroom with walk-in-clo
When it comes to golfing, Portugal has always been a favourite amongst Northern European golfers. With its excellent climate and a big concentration of golf courses in the popular Algarve, it’s not hard to understand why Portugal is so popular. There are 72 golf clubs in Portugal and nearly three quarters of them are located in the Algarve and Lisbon areas. Needless to say, most golf enthusiasts visit those areas. Nonetheless, some of the clubs outside those areas are
They say Portugal has 365 recipes for cooking salt cod. In fact, there are many more... Bacalhau is served "Á bras" with scrambled eggs, olives and fries; as fish cakes (pasteis de bacalhau) alongside black-eyed-peas; barbequed, oven-baked or simply boiled with cabbage and carrots, then drizzled in olive oil. Crumbled with cornbread in the university city of Coimbra, baked under mayonnaise Ze-do-Pipo-style in Porto, chopped into a favorite Lisbon salad with chickpeas an
Located in one of the 3 corners of the prestigious Golden Triangle of the Algarve, Pine Hills boasts a perfect location with a touch of exclusivity and sense of community. Get in touch to see why we are almost sold out and see for yourself the tranquillity and quality of life that awaits you. Pine Hills really is a slice of Paradise - a sanctuary of tranquility on the Algarve. Deluxe three-bedroom penthouse with private roof terrace and lift 850.000€ Vilamoura is one o
Existe esse equívoco de que vender imóveis é fácil - que ser um ROCKSTAR REALTOR® significa que você obtém sua licença, imprime alguns cartões de visita e puff!!!... Você está ganhando muito dinheiro instantaneamente. Tudo o que você precisa fazer é angariar propriedades, sentar, esperar e ganhar dinheiro. Fácil, certo???... Exceto quando a vida real fica no caminho. Novos agentes imobiliários parecem vir em dois campos diferentes. Ou eles estão confiantes demais, cer
Located in one of the 3 corners of the prestigious Golden Triangle of the Algarve, Pine Hills boasts a perfect location with a touch of exclusivity and sense of community. Get in touch to see why we are almost sold out and see for yourself the tranquillity and quality of life that awaits you. Pine Hills really is a slice of Paradise - a sanctuary of tranquility on the Algarve. Spacious and sleek two-bedroom apartment: 550.000€ Vilamoura is one of the largest recreation
THE REAL ESTATE SECTOR AS THE BASIS FOR THE COUNTRY'S ECONOMIC RECOVERY!!!... Before the arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Portuguese real estate market was experiencing times of dynamism and vivacity, perhaps on an unprecedented scale. The health crisis we are living through and the consequent economic crisis threaten to interrupt this growth. However, many of the factors that made Portugal, and Lisbon in particular, so attractive, especially to foreign investment,
In the midst of the pandemic, and with a new order of confinement and lockdown to take place here in Portugal and other parts of the World, priorities have shifted... You don't simply look for housing anymore... “YOU LOOK FOR A HOME!!!”... Living through the pandemic and lockdown has left many of us rethinking our homes, and where we live, in ways we may never have imagined. When your entire life takes place within the confine of the walls of your home, how much space
Portugal is safe, sunny and sociable, but there are also great financial benefits for foreigners looking to retire in the European hub. Portugal was recently declared the World’s Best Place to Retire by popular expat website International Living. This was thanks to the low cost of living, the beautiful weather and the warm and welcoming Portuguese people... What many don’t realise, while fantasising about sipping cocktails overlooking the Praia da Marinha, is that moving
Todays is the King's Day celebration in Portugal... The Day of Kings is a Christian tradition dating back to the 8th century, of biblical origin, which celebrates the day when Jesus Christ, newborn, had received the visit of Eastern magicians (Belchior, Gaspar and Baltazar). It is in Spain that this date is most desired by the majority of the population. Traditionally, it is the day of opening the presents (those who have resisted the temptation until now), since it wa
With Portugal's rich history, sunshine 300+ days of the year, gracious and friendly people, great healthcare, excellent quality of life – it’s no wonder that families are drawn to Portugal and in particular to Lisbon / Porto or the Algarve. If you have young children, then their education and well-being is obviously paramount, although it’s worth remembering that children are very adaptable, pick up foreign languages quickly and generally adjust to new experiences fas
North Americans are just starting to realize what Europeans have known for decades: that Portugal offers comfortable, cultured living at a low cost. Whether you’re looking to live in Europe full-time or part-time, sunny, pleasant Portugal deserves a look.
Here are some of the most popular destinations for expats in Portugal: The Algarve:
British and other European expats have been settling in the Algarve for years. Blessed with golden sand coves, almond groves, and Portugal’s
Public System: Portugal has a public healthcare system called the Serviço Nacional de Saúde (SNS). The SNS provides medical care at low or no cost, depending on your circumstances. It’s a publicly funded system that operates through a network of public hospitals and community health centers. Portuguese citizens and legal residents of Portugal can be registered in the public healthcare system. Tourists can’t register for the public system, but can still get emergency tr
Nazaré - Silver Coast... New 2 and 3 Bedroom apartments, under construction and full completion expected Spring 2021... Features: 1. High quality construction and superior finishings throughout 2. Located in a privileged area of the NAZARÉ beach 3. Ocean, country and mountain view 4. Swimming pool in the condominium 5. Fully equipped kitchen 6. Elevator 7. Private garage 8. Values starting at 257.000€ Property listed by colleague Nicolas Facundes #nazare #silvercoast #vacat