Wildfires are back

There was a soft warning in late March when the combination of light drought and several consecutive hot days made way for a few small wildfires. An event quite unusual early in the Spring. The…

Britânicos estão a gastar mais em Portugal

Ao contrário do que seria de esperar, dada a incerteza económica trazida pelo processo de saída do Reino Unido da União Europeia, as receitas do turismo provenientes do mercado britânico estão a aumentar. Segundo o…

Brazilians: the new property buyers in Portugal

A few days ago, we mentioned the Financial Times article pointing out Portugal as a place for international property buying for retirement. Now it’s Bloomberg’s turn; the financial media outlet is describing the growing movement…

Olhão battles Napoleon

In 1808, mainland Portugal was occupied by the French army and ruled by general Junot, while the Royal Family had escaped to Brazil, with the support of the British Navy – creating a kind of…

Algarve: Uber Eats arrives

Uber Eats, the popular food delivery service, has arrived in Algarve. According to Portugal Resident, the service will now perform in the central region around Loulé and Faro, including the neighbouring municipality of Olhão and…