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10 things to know before moving to Lisbon

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, April 18, 2017

You can barely open a newspaper or magazine these days without finding an article urging you to visit Lisbon. Tourism in Portugal’s capital city has been increasing steadily and more… Read more…

Why Lisbon should be on your 2017 bucket list

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, January 3, 2017

It’s largely undiscovered by international visitors, it’s less expensive than its euro neighbours, it’s attracting entrepreneurs, start-ups and high tech developers, and it’s top of the charts with three invest-retire-travel… Read more…

Lisbon plots silicon valley future

By Angloinfo World Editor - Friday, November 4, 2016

The city aims to be a European tech hub as it looks to San Francisco for its inspiration.     More and more businesses are choosing Lisbon as a base… Read more…

Portugal launches tax on sugary drinks

By Angloinfo World Editor - Tuesday, October 18, 2016

The new sugar tax aims to raise $80 million for public health causes.     The new tax in Portugal will mean a 330 ml soda will increase by around… Read more…

Portugal adopts new tourism strategy

By Angloinfo World Editor - Friday, September 23, 2016

After a bumper summer for tourism which saw a record numbers of visitors, Portugal is now looking to attract tourists out of season to its undiscovered regions.     Officials… Read more…

British demand for Portuguese holidays rises despite Brexit

By Angloinfo World Editor - Monday, July 25, 2016

British tourists have increased bookings to Portugal this year, despite the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the Brexit vote.     According to Ana Mendes Godinho, secretary of state for tourism “There… Read more…

Our favourite five European cities

By Angloinfo World Editor - Friday, July 15, 2016

With the Summer holidays just around the corner we thought we would take a look at some of the best places to take a break  in Europe. The following five… Read more…

Five fantastic festivals to enjoy in Lisbon this summer

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Quite apart from celebrating Portugal’s win at the Euros football tournament, Lisbon has a lot on offer throughout the summer season. The Angloinfo Lisbon team has reviewed the exciting list… Read more…

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