Read on to discover our favorite aspects about expat life in Portugal in general and living in Lisbon in particular:
Portugal has a wealth of excellent cured meats and cheeses that have been produced for millenia, a lifestyle in which daily fresh bread is a way of life.
Portugal gained world fame through its production of port wines – vintages that have been ‘fortified’ with grape spirit (think brandy.)
Portugal is highly affordable compared to most developed nations in both Europe and North America. Portugal is a great value for those who earn income outside of the country.
It has all of those missing amenities plus some we didn’t realize we needed like a built-in ice maker, dryer and wine fridge.
Portugal’s electronic superhighway is a dream with download speeds up to 1GBPS.