Travels in the Azores

Travel with Pat Newth, through 10 days in the Azores. Explore beautiful landscapes across the islands.

Lisbon Descobridoras

IWP members visited the Lisbon Story Centre in March and took a fascinating trip through Portugal’s vivid history.

Cultural Life and Entertainment

Concerts, opera, ballet, cinema, theatre and the revista, fado, and dining out form the centre of cultural life in Lisbon.

Brief History of Portugal

This section is for you to gain a basic understanding of the Portuguese and their culture.

News and resources

Recent Newsletters

Useful links

General Info

Below are just some of the resources that may be of help to you.


Living the expat life

Living in Portugal

Various topics

Facebook groups

One of the easiest way to access information and ask questions is to use the Facebook search bar to reach these extremely useful sites.

  • British Embassy Lisbon
  • British Expats in Portugal
  • Safe Communities Portugal
  • Embaixada dos EUA em Portugal (US Embassy)
  • Americans & Friends PT
  • Portugal Connexions
  • Expats Cascais
  • Lisbon Expats & Locals
  • Lisbon Hash House Harriers LH3
  • Local News, Recommendations & Services in Cascais/Sintra & Lisbon
  • Take-Away Food – Cascais
  • IWP Members Forum
  • WRVS in Lisbon

Social groups

The Royal British Legion

The American Club of Lisbon

Cascais Sailing Club

Lisbon International Sailing Club

Internet and phone providers