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Retire in Portugal

By Betsy Burlingame

Last updated on Sep 09, 2023

Summary: Retirees are attracted to Portugal for its stunning landscapes, vibrant culture, and relaxed lifestyle. Portugal is known for its mild climate, with temperatures ranging from the mid-50s to the mid-70s Fahrenheit in the winter and the mid-60s to the mid-80s Fahrenheit in the summer.

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What is it like to retire in Portugal?

"There is a very active expat community, especially for women. There are many cultural attractions in the Lisbon area with lots of recreation. Lisbon has a lot of nightlife opportunities and transport to Lisbon is very easy from Cascais," said one retiree in Cascais.

"Retiring in Portugal offers many opportunities to live an enjoyable and active lifestyle. There is a growing expat community in Portugal, with many expats living in Portugal's vibrant cities and countryside. Portugal is home to many cultural attractions, including its beautiful landscapes, rich history, and diverse architecture. There are plenty of outdoor activities to take part in, ranging from beach days and excursions to hikes in the Portuguese hills. For those looking for a bit of nightlife, Portugal is home to great restaurants, wine bars, and lively venues. It is not difficult to find activities or events of interest to suit any taste," commented one retiree living in Portugal.

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About the Author

Betsy Burlingame Betsy Burlingame is the Founder and President of Expat Exchange and is one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. She launched Expat Exchange in 1997 as her Master's thesis project at NYU. Prior to Expat Exchange, Betsy worked at AT&T in International and Mass Market Marketing. She graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University with a BA in International Business and German.

Some of Betsy's articles include 12 Best Places to Live in Portugal, 7 Best Places to Live in Panama and 12 Things to Know Before Moving to the Dominican Republic. Betsy loves to travel and spend time with her family. Connect with Betsy on LinkedIn.

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