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Left Bloc leader visits Culatra to demand an end to demolitions

Left Bloc leader visits Culatra to demand an end to demolitions

The leader of Portugal’s Left Bloc took the time to visit the Ria Formosa island of Culatra...

Bank of Portugal is stifling Fintech start-ups

Bank of Portugal is stifling Fintech start-ups

Despite the Bank of Portugal’s attempts to push a fledgling technology start-up out of the cosy ATM...

Volta ao Algarve: Amaro Antunes wins Stage 5 - Roglic wins overall

Volta ao Algarve: Amaro Antunes wins Stage 5 - Roglic wins overall

Amaro Antunes (W52/FC Porto) gave the home crowd at the Volta ao Algarve something to celebrate as...

Portimão council took an average of 1,683 days to settle invoices last year

Portimão council took an average of 1,683 days to settle invoices last year

Portimão council led the list of slow payers last year with an average invoice settlement period of...

Death toll rises sharply on Algarve roads

Death toll rises sharply on Algarve roads

From the beginning of the year to February 15th, there have been 1,005 accidents on the Algarve's...

Italy must tackle the crisis legacy of poverty and inequality

Italy must tackle the crisis legacy of poverty and inequality

Italy has been told that it must implement reforms to end poverty and restore greater equality in...

Cycling results: Volta ao Algarve -  Greipel wins stage 4 sprint

Cycling results: Volta ao Algarve - Greipel wins stage 4 sprint

André Greipel claimed his second victory of 2017 at Volta ao Algarve on Saturday in Tavira, Portugal....

'Brexit angst rising alarmingly' - by Len Port

'Brexit angst rising alarmingly' - by Len Port

With the triggering of article 50 and the start of the formal process of leaving the European...

Portugal charges Angola's Vice-president with fraud, bribery and money-laundering

Portugal charges Angola's Vice-president with fraud, bribery and money-laundering

Angola’s Vice President, Manuel Vicente, has been charged by Portugal’s public prosecutor with fraud, bribery and money...

Albufeira Marina development looking for investors

Albufeira Marina development looking for investors

The second phase of a project to develop the multi-coloured Albufeira Marina has been given the go-ahead...

Algarve's 750th Birthday - February 16th or 26th?

Algarve's 750th Birthday - February 16th or 26th?

February 16, 2017 saw the 750th anniversary of the 1267 Treaty of Badajoz, signed by Afonso III...

Bank of Portugal colludes in Caixa Geral cover-up

Bank of Portugal colludes in Caixa Geral cover-up

The Bank of Portugal is terrified at the prospect of Caixa Geral de Depósitos having to reveal...

Starbucks plans to wow Italians

Starbucks plans to wow Italians

Italy is bracing itself for the arrival of anywhere between 200 and 300 Starbucks coffee outlets in...

Spanish princess judged not guilty

Spanish princess judged not guilty

Princess Cristina, sister of the reigning Spanish monarch, has been acquitted of tax fraud but ordered to...

Latest Features

BEWARE:  processionary caterpillars are making an early appearance

BEWARE: processionary caterpillars are making an early appearance

These have been seen very early this year so be careful! I have...

'Can I stay?' (please)

'Can I stay?' (please)

Survey of 5000 Brits in the EU finds losing the right to...

Become a Portuguese citizen AND keep your British passport

Become a Portuguese citizen AND keep your British passport

Most Brits who contemplate taking on Portuguese citizenship don’t want to give...

Adega Mayor Golf Tournament at Boa Vista

Adega Mayor Golf Tournament at Boa Vista

With perfect weather conditions and no wind at all, Boavista Golf ...

The future is now - Digital Marketing

The future is now - Digital Marketing

The first Seminar on Digital Marketing in Portugal was held in Vilamoura...

Weekly Currency Forecast

Weekly Currency Forecast

Lots of talking, but no real action… That’s something that seems to happen...

Euro Weekly Update - February 10th 2017

Euro Weekly Update - February 10th 2017

When the European Central Bank president attended the European Parliament's economic affairs...

Charity lunch for former horse riding teacher Gill - March 7th

Charity lunch for former horse riding teacher Gill - March 7th

Many of you will remember Gill from the horse riding centre opposite...

New Physical Therapy clinic opens in the Algarve!

New Physical Therapy clinic opens in the Algarve!

The new Physical Therapy clinic specialising in painful joints and muscular issues. Neuromuscular...

Baobab to you too

Baobab to you too

The shades of night are falling fast when we a Botswana village...

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Bank pulls the plug on 'The Keys' at Quinta do Lago

Bank pulls the plug on 'The Keys' at Quinta do Lago

Caixa Geral de Depósitos has rejected a rescue deal for the Keys, based at the Quinta do Lago estate. The taxpayer-owned...

Putting owners and guests in direct contact with one another

Putting owners and guests in direct contact with one another

Holidirect, the holiday rental property portal, now have a NEW pricing structure. WE HAVE LISTENED to our property owners and...

Views, Vineyards and Village Life

Views, Vineyards and Village Life

Views, Vineyards or Village Life, whatever your preference is Beverywhere.com have a selection of distinctive properties for sale in Portugal....

Exclusive Algarve Villas January Property Gems

Exclusive Algarve Villas January Property Gems

Exclusive Algarve Villas has a wide selection of property for sale throughout the Algarve. Visit them online (http://www.ExclusiveAlgarveVillas.com)or at...

New Year, New Property?

New Year, New Property?

Whether you are looking for a new home in 2017, or are ready to invest and just need to find...

The Green Man Hotel - living in harmony with nature

The Green Man Hotel - living in harmony with nature

The latest update on our living in harmony with nature project, The Green Man Hotel, a soon to be healthy...

Buying Residential Property Overseas in 2017 Post-Trump and With Brexit Influences

Buying Residential Property Overseas in 2017 Post-Trump and With Brexit Influences

After the “shocks” of 2016, how will the overseas property market be affected in 2017 and will the most popular...

Pine Cliffs Ocean Suites wins European property award

Pine Cliffs Ocean Suites wins European property award

Albufeira’s ‘Pine Cliffs Ocean Suites, a Luxury Collection Resort’, has won the ‘Best New Hotel Design Construction’ in...

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