I am very pleased to introduce the expatsportugal.com team.
The site is owned and managed by myself Gerry Lawler and my colleagues, Astrid Fernandes and Carl Munson. We are all expats now living in Portugal on a permanent basis. Our usernames are @gerry, @astridff and @carlm you can contact us via the message system or via email at admin @ expatsportugal.com Sally Blackwell has also recently joined the team to work alongside Astrid.
If you would like to be involved in helping us to run this amazing community, please contact us. We will be delighted to hear from you.
Here are a few of the many features you can now access:
There is a wealth of information about Living in Portugal available on our forum. If you cannot see what you are looking for, please use our search function and of course, please always feel free to post your comments and questions. As a start, please introduce yourself and tell us of your interest in Portugal.
Our Morning Shows on Facebook, YouTube and Podcast
The live shows go out every weekday from 9 am Lisbon time. You can listen live via the links on this site or via YouTube or catch the recordings. The shows focus on all aspects of life in Portugal and you can contribute via the chat feature. You will also learn more about our specific live events that feature everything from our Portuguese Wine Club to specific interviews with professionals that assist with moving to or living in Portugal. If you use YouTube, please subscribe to our channel.
Our Expats Team
You can connect with a member of our Ask Our Expats team. This team has been carefully chosen by us and are available to provide a one to one 'Lifestyle' consultancy on their areas within Portugal. You can even book an ‘in-person’ tour.
Our Business Associates
By clicking on our Business Directory, you will find a list of our professional associates who can assist with the various aspects of moving to or living in Portugal. In many cases, we have negotiated special deals exclusively available to our members and we are continually adding more.
Thank you for joining and you are very welcome. If you have joined as a Community Member, please consider upgrading to Premium Membership. Not only does this help to support our development efforts but you will also be entitled to the maximum benefits that far outweigh the cost of the upgrade.
Kind regards, Gerry