Insights into what is involved in buying, selling & living in Portugal

Car Importation

Importation/Registration of a Car The easiest way of acquiring a vehicle with valid Portuguese registration documents is to purchase a new vehicle from an authorised agent in Portugal who will register the vehicle for you. This has the added advantage of having agents close by to provide service, guarantees, and spare parts. Read more →

The Algarve, the upcoming active holiday destination

156-E The Algarve, the upcoming active holiday destination The Algarve, the upcoming active holiday destination! The Algarve is best known as a premium golfing destination, but the truth, it has so much more to offer for those seeking active holidays. With people becoming more health-conscious and understanding the benefits of being active, the travel sector has witnessed a huge growth in active travel over the past decade. Read more →

I.B. Schools in Portugal

352-E IB World Schools in Portugal Are you looking for an International Baccalaureate World School in Portugal? Here you can find a list of Portuguese schools that have a profile in the IB World Schools Yearbook. The schools featured below offer at least one of the IB’s four programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP), Diploma Programme (DP) and Career-related Programme (CP). Read more →

The Algarve International School

THE ALGARVE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL BECAUSE EDUCATION MATTERS AIS is an official Edexcel centre offering the complete series of academic qualifications for 5 to 19 year-olds, including iGCSEs and A Levels. A NEW MICRO-SCHOOL WHICH FOCUSES ON EDUCATING THE WHOLE CHILD. COVID -19 UPDATE - 2021. First day back - Wednesday 6th January 2021. Read more →

International Schools in the Algarve

270-E International School in the Algarve 11 international schools international schools found in Algarve Personalise your results! Tell us what your ideal school sounds like, and we’ll find the perfect match. Answer a few quick questions and we’ll calculate a personal score for every international school in Algarve. We’ll sort and rank them too, so you can see the best contenders in seconds. Read more →

The Waldorf school near Lagos

269-E A Collective Dream - Escola Livre do Algarve Portugal: In 2008, a group of parents from children of the local Waldorf kindergarten Infancia Viva decided it was time to go further with Waldorf education. Together they created the Escola Livre do Algarve, which opened with just one class and nine children. Read more →

Story Forest School

268-E Story Forest School Location The Story Forest is located in the municipality of Aljezur, Portugal. Situated in the Parque Natural do Sudoeste Alentejano e Costa Vicentina, a large natural park that extends along the western coast of the Algarve, Aljezur is a small agricultural town lying on the fertile plains that border the Aljezur river. Read more →

Nobel International School Porches

267-E Nobel International School Algarve As the largest private boarding and day school in southern Portugal, at Nobel International School Algarve Lagoa and Almancil we provide our students with an educational experience that challenges their minds, inspires their creativity and instils a desire for discovery that will last a lifetime. In fact, echoing Portugal’s celebrated history of exploration, the theme of “Discovery” guides every aspect of academic inquiry and campus life at Nobel Algarve. Read more →

Vale Verde International School in Burgau

266-E Vale Verde International School INTRODUCTION of the Vale Verde International School has been a fully recognised International school operating since 2002. The school provides parents in the Western Algarve with the opportunity to give their child an international secondary education, based on the British National Curriculum. Since its opening the Vale Verde International School has achieved a 100% pass rate for all students in all subjects undertaken in the final IGCSE examinations each year. Read more →