ExpatsEverywhere Presents: Let's Move to Portugal

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Each week Youtube travelers Josh and Kalie will educate, inspire, and accompany you on your move to Portugal. They'll talk with those who have done it already, and pass on the best tips, resources, and adventure stories to get you prepped for your journey. Come on along and Let's Move to Portugal! read less
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Portugal's Evolution: An Expat's Insight into Home and Health with Dylan
6d ago
Portugal's Evolution: An Expat's Insight into Home and Health with Dylan
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------In this enlightening episode of Expats Everywhere, Josh sits down with Dylan, a seasoned expatriate and the host of "Portugal The Simple Life" podcast, to delve into the nuances of living in Portugal as an expat. With over a decade of experience in the Silver Coast, Dylan shares his journey from Johannesburg to finding a simpler, safer life in Portugal. The conversation spans various topics, including the allure of the Silver Coast, the impact of living abroad on personal growth, the evolution of Portugal as an expat destination, insights into the Portuguese real estate market, and Dylan's personal experiences with the Portuguese healthcare system. This episode offers a unique perspective on the transformative power of living abroad, the simplicity and beauty of life in Portugal, and the importance of community and safety in choosing a new home. AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
Exploring Italy: Rimini
Feb 13 2024
Exploring Italy: Rimini
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------In this episode of 'Let's Move to Portugal,' Josh and Kalie venture into the vibrant city of Rimini, where the allure of beachfront relaxation meets the charm of ancient history. Join them as they navigate the juxtaposition of modern leisure and timeless beauty in one of Italy's most famous seaside resorts.Beachfront Bliss Meets Historical Elegance:Discover Rimini's unique blend of sun-soaked beaches and historical intrigue. Josh and Kalie share their exploration of the city's old town, where ancient Roman ruins and Renaissance architecture tell tales of a bygone era right next to the Adriatic Sea's sparkling waters.A City Made for Walking:Follow their footsteps through Rimini's walkable streets, where every corner offers a new discovery. From bustling piazzas to serene pathways along the beach, Rimini proves to be a city where the joys of exploration are best experienced on foot.Seamless Connectivity:Learn about Rimini's accessibility, as Josh and Kalie discuss how easy it is to reach this coastal haven by train. With its well-connected railway station, Rimini serves as a perfect base for travelers looking to explore the broader Emilia-Romagna region and beyond."Would They Expat That?" - Envisioning Life in Rimini:Amidst their adventures, the couple contemplates the possibility of calling Rimini home. They weigh the pros and cons of expat life in this dynamic city, considering factors like the local lifestyle, community vibe, and the balance between tourist influx and authentic Italian living.Tune in for an episode that not only captures the essence of Rimini's dual charm but also delves into the practicalities of making such a picturesque locale one's home.Episodes Mentioned:Summer in Spain: Detour through Andorra AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
Exploring Italy... and San Marino
Feb 6 2024
Exploring Italy... and San Marino
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------This episode of 'Let's Move to Portugal' takes an exciting turn as Josh and Kalie visit the intriguing nation of San Marino. Nestled within Italy, this microstate offers a distinct experience with its unique history, architecture, and lifestyle.The Challenge of Parking in San Marino:Listen as Josh and Kalie recount their experience with finding parking in San Marino, a practical aspect that often goes unspoken but is crucial for travelers and potential expats alike.Discount Shopping and Local Delights:San Marino isn't just about historic sites; it's also a haven for discount shopping. Our hosts share their experiences with the local shopping scene, offering tips and insights for those looking to indulge in retail therapy.Exploring Castles and Historic Architecture:San Marino is known for its stunning castles and medieval architecture. Josh and Kalie take us on a journey through these historic sites, sharing the beauty and grandeur of these well-preserved treasures."Would They Expat That?" - Considering San Marino:Amidst their explorations, Josh and Kalie ponder the question: Could San Marino be more than just a travel destination? Could it be a place to call home? They discuss the pros and cons of living in this unique microstate from an expat's perspective.Join Josh and Kalie as they navigate the quaint yet vibrant streets of San Marino, bringing to light the allure and practicalities of life in one of the world's smallest and oldest republics. AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
Exploring Italy: Bologna
Jan 30 2024
Exploring Italy: Bologna
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------Join Josh and Kalie on 'Let's Move to Portugal' as they continue their Italian adventure, this time exploring the historic and vibrant city of Bologna. Known for its rich culinary heritage, unique transport system, and lively ambiance, Bologna promises a journey full of discoveries.Navigating Bologna's Transportation:Discover how Josh and Kalie navigated the city. They delve into Bologna's transport system, sharing insights that could be crucial for potential expats considering the city's accessibility and connectivity.A Culinary Paradise: Pasta, Wines, and Meats:Bologna is a haven for food lovers, and our hosts take full advantage of this. They talk about indulging in the city's famous pasta dishes, tasting exquisite local wines, and sampling a variety of meats – a true gastronomic adventure!Cultural Immersion and Local Lifestyle:Beyond food, Josh and Kalie immerse themselves in the local culture. They share their experiences interacting with the locals, participating in everyday life, and the overall lifestyle that Bologna offers."Would They Expat That?" - Considering Bologna as a Home:As always, they tackle the big question: Could Bologna be a potential new home? They discuss the pros and cons, considering factors like the cost of living, community feel, and overall vibe from an expat perspective.Tune in for an episode that's not just about the flavors of Bologna but also a deep dive into what it's like to live in this charming Italian city. AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
Exploring Italy - Parma
Jan 23 2024
Exploring Italy - Parma
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------In this episode of 'Let's Move to Portugal,' Josh and Kalie take us along on the next leg of their Italian journey, delving into the delights of Parma. Known for its gastronomic excellence and charming ambiance, Parma offers a feast for the senses and a question for the future.Culinary Wonders of Parma:Dive into a discussion about Parma's world-renowned delicacies. Josh and Kalie share their experiences savoring the city's famed cheeses and meats, painting a picture of culinary indulgence that Parma is celebrated for.Cultural Nuances and Unexpected Discoveries:Beyond the cuisine, they explore the cultural and daily life nuances of Parma. From architectural marvels to the peculiarities of local amenities, they leave no stone unturned, including an amusing anecdote about 'potties' that adds a touch of humor and reality to life in a foreign land.Expat Potential: "Would They Expat That?":Amidst the culinary delights and cultural immersion, Josh and Kalie address the pivotal question: Could Parma be more than just a stop on their journey? Could it be a place to call home? They weigh in on the lifestyle, amenities, and overall vibe of the city from an expat perspective.Stay tuned for an episode that not only celebrates the rich flavors of Parma but also contemplates the practicalities and joys of expat life in this Italian gem. AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
Exploring Italy - Genoa
Jan 16 2024
Exploring Italy - Genoa
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------In this episode of 'Let's Move to Portugal,' Josh and Kalie continue their captivating Italian trio, making a memorable stop in the enchanting city of Genoa. Join them as they unravel the city's unique charm, drawing intriguing parallels to a certain Portuguese city.Discovering Genoa:Josh and Kalie share their experiences wandering through Genoa's vibrant streets. From its bustling ports to the serene alleyways, they unveil the city's multifaceted personality.Portuguese City Resemblance:In an intriguing comparison, they discuss which Portuguese city Genoa reminds them of. Listen as they draw parallels between Genoa's character and the distinct vibe of this Portuguese counterpart.Experiences in Genoa:The duo recounts what they did during their brief visit. From historical sites to modern hotspots, their journey through Genoa is filled with discoveries and memorable moments.Would They Expat That?:The quintessential question arises: Would Josh and Kalie consider Genoa as a potential place to live? They weigh in on the lifestyle, amenities, and overall atmosphere of the city from an expat’s perspective.Stay tuned for an episode that not only explores the beauty of Genoa but also delves into the heart of what makes a city ideal for expatriation. AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
Exploring Italy - Turin
Jan 9 2024
Exploring Italy - Turin
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------This week, 'Let's Move to Portugal' takes a delightful detour into Italy, as Josh and Kalie begin their new year with a memorable journey to Turin. From the city's rich history to its delectable cuisine, they dive into what makes Turin a potential hotspot for expats.Exploring Turin:Josh and Kalie share their experiences exploring Turin, a city known for its stunning architecture and historical landmarks. They discuss the unique blend of modernity and tradition that defines Turin's character.Culinary Delights:Italian cuisine needs no introduction, and our hosts leave no stone unturned in sampling Turin’s gastronomic offerings. From classic Italian pasta to local specialties, they share their top food experiences.Expat Potential:The burning question, "Would they expat that?" is addressed as Josh and Kalie weigh in on the pros and cons of living in Turin as expats. They talk about the city's lifestyle, cost of living, and the community vibe. AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
Healthcare in Portugal: Unraveling Public vs. Private Sectors with Nurse Sofia
Dec 12 2023
Healthcare in Portugal: Unraveling Public vs. Private Sectors with Nurse Sofia
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------In this enlightening episode of 'Let's Move to Portugal,' Josh sits down with Sofia, a seasoned nurse with a rich 12-year experience in Portugal's public healthcare system. Sofia offers an in-depth analysis of the Portuguese healthcare landscape, shedding light on the key differences and unique features of public and private sectors. Whether you're an expat planning to move to Portugal or simply intrigued by global healthcare models, this episode is a must-listen.Discover Sofia's extensive experience in Portugal's public hospitals, providing a foundation for her expert insights. She delves into the contrasts between public and private healthcare in Portugal, including accessibility, quality of care, and financial aspects. Understand the critical role of healthcare professionals in both sectors and the common practice of working in both public and private facilities. Sofia provides useful tips and insights for expats and residents on how to navigate the healthcare system in Portugal effectively. She discusses the challenges faced by the healthcare system, including staffing shortages and management issues.Keywords: Portugal healthcare system, public vs. private healthcare, expat healthcare in Portugal, Portuguese nurses, healthcare challenges in Portugal.Sofia's firsthand account provides invaluable insights into Portugal's healthcare system, making this episode an essential resource for anyone considering a move to Portugal or interested in global healthcare systems. Her experience as a nurse offers a unique perspective on the realities of healthcare in Portugal, from the frontline challenges to the systemic intricacies.Don't forget to subscribe to 'Let's Move to Portugal' for more insightful episodes on life in Portugal. Share your thoughts and questions in the comments below or reach out to us on social media. Stay tuned for our next episode! AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
Dallas’ Doctrine: Three Pillars of Expat Essentials
Dec 5 2023
Dallas’ Doctrine: Three Pillars of Expat Essentials
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------Embracing the Expat Life in Portugal with Dallas: Unveiling the Three Pillars of SuccessWelcome to another insightful episode of 'Let's Move to Portugal,' where this week, we sit down with Dallas, a seasoned expat who has beautifully navigated his journey of living in Portugal. Dallas shares his invaluable experiences and strategies, offering a roadmap for a successful transition to the vibrant expat community in this culturally rich country.Dallas’ Journey to PortugalDallas, having moved to Portugal several years ago, brings a wealth of knowledge and firsthand experience in adapting to Portuguese culture. His journey is not just about relocation; it's a tale of embracing a new lifestyle and integrating into the local community while maintaining one's unique identity.The Three Pillars of Expat EssentialsIn this episode, Dallas introduces us to his doctrine: the three pillars essential for a successful expat life in Portugal. These pillars form the foundation of a smooth transition and cultural adaptation, vital for anyone considering moving to Portugal. Dallas’s approach combines practical advice with a deep understanding of the emotional and cultural nuances involved in becoming part of a new country.Strategies for a Seamless TransitionFor those planning a Portugal relocation, Dallas’s expat strategies are gold. He covers everything from understanding the legalities of moving to immersing oneself in the local way of life. His tips are not just about survival; they’re about thriving in a new environment.A Guide to Embracing Portuguese CultureOne of the highlights of Dallas’s advice is his emphasis on embracing Portuguese culture. He delves into the importance of cultural sensitivity and adaptability, ensuring that expats not only move to Portugal but also become an integral part of its community.Advice for Future ExpatsThroughout the episode, Dallas offers practical expatriate advice for those considering a new life in Portugal. He touches on the challenges and rewards, providing listeners with a realistic yet optimistic outlook on what to expect.Conclusion: The Expat Experience in PortugalJoin us in this episode as Dallas guides us through the nuances of the expat experience in Portugal. Whether you’re contemplating a move or are already in the midst of your expat journey, Dallas’s insights are a valuable guide to making the most of your adventure in Portugal.Remember to check out our YouTube channel for more stories and tips about life as an expat, and stay tuned to our podcast for more episodes that explore diverse expatriate experiences. AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
From Routine to Retirement: Sue & Scott’s Fresh Start in Portugal
Nov 28 2023
From Routine to Retirement: Sue & Scott’s Fresh Start in Portugal
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------Embracing Early Retirement: Sue and Scott's Expat Adventure in PortugalIn this week’s episode of 'Let's Move to Portugal,' we’re excited to share the captivating journey of Sue and Scott, a couple who chose early retirement as a gateway to a new life in sunny Portugal. Their story is not just about making a move; it's about reshaping life in a way many only dream of.A Leap into Portuguese ResidencySue and Scott's adventure began in February 2021 when they decided to leave their familiar life behind and embark on an expatriate experience in Portugal. Their journey is a remarkable tale of adapting to Portuguese culture and embracing the Portugal lifestyle to its fullest.Debunking Expat Myths and Real Estate VenturesOne of the most insightful aspects of Sue and Scott’s story is their approach to home buying in Portugal. Navigating through the real estate market in a new country can be daunting, but they managed it with aplomb, offering valuable insights for anyone considering a similar path. Their experience challenges common expat myths, particularly the notion that moving to Portugal is reserved for the ultra-wealthy or those seeking extreme lifestyle changes.Living the Dream in PortugalRetirement in Portugal has allowed Sue and Scott to live their dream life, a testament to the fulfilling expat life that Portugal offers. From the sun-kissed beaches to the rich cultural tapestry, their story encapsulates the essence of what it means to embrace life in a new country.Tune In for InspirationJoin us in this episode as we dive deep into Sue and Scott’s expatriate experiences, learn about the realities of moving to Portugal, and get inspired by their journey of discovering and adapting to life in one of Europe’s most enchanting countries.Don't forget to check out our YouTube channel for more insights and stories about life in Portugal, and stay tuned to our podcast for more episodes that explore the diverse experiences of those who have made Portugal their home. AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
Crafting Community and Connection with Louisa
Nov 21 2023
Crafting Community and Connection with Louisa
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------Welcome to another enriching episode of 'Let's Move to Portugal,' where this week, we're joined by Louisa, a key figure in the Good Morning Portugal community. Louisa's journey as a Portugal expat, particularly in Lisbon, has been marked by deep emotional experiences and invaluable insights into the art of community building.Since her move in 2017, Louisa has navigated the cultural nuances of adapting to the Portuguese lifestyle. Her role with Good Morning Portugal goes beyond just facilitation; she's become a beacon of support and guidance for fellow expatriates, helping them weave their way through the complexities of cultural adaptation in a new country. Louisa's stories and reflections shed light on what it truly means to be an expat in Lisbon, offering a blend of practical advice and emotional wisdom.In our conversation, we delve into the emotional journey that accompanies relocating to Portugal. Louisa shares her firsthand advice on making this significant life change, emphasizing the importance of building strong connections and a supportive network in a new culture. Her tips for successful integration and her observations on adapting to Portuguese culture are particularly insightful for anyone considering a similar move.This episode also highlights the resources and support available through Good Morning Portugal. Louisa's experience and the community she's helped foster are invaluable for those seeking guidance in their journey as an expatriate. As we wrap up the episode, we reflect on the joys and challenges of crafting a new life in Portugal, and the crucial role of community and connection in making a successful transition.Join us in this heartfelt conversation with Louisa, as we explore the nuances of expat life, the dynamics of community building, and the beautiful complexity of starting anew in Portugal.---------------------------------------------------Connect with the Good Morning Portugal Community! (To make new friends and feel supported)  www.goodmorningportugal.com / www.youtube.com/@goodmorningportugal Want to work with Louisa? Drop her a line here - louisatannermunson@gmail.com  AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
Dual Citizenship & D7 Decisions: Medicare Mastery with Ryan Gittings
Nov 14 2023
Dual Citizenship & D7 Decisions: Medicare Mastery with Ryan Gittings
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------Join us in another exciting episode of 'Let's Move to Portugal,' where we explore the facets of expat life, especially in the ever-dynamic landscape of Lisbon, Portugal. This episode is particularly insightful for those looking to move to Portugal from the US.In this episode:- We dive into the intricacies of obtaining a D7 visa and what it means for achieving dual citizenship.- Our hosts, Josh and Kalie, discuss the latest updates on the Non-Habitual Resident (NHR) scheme amidst recent shifts in the Portuguese government.- We'll hear about their intriguing adventures and experiences during their recent trip to Lisbon.- Our special guest, Ryan Gittings, shares his journey and plans for relocating to Portugal, providing insights for Americans considering a similar path.Whether you’re planning your future as an expat in Portugal, curious about the NHR, or navigating the process of dual citizenship, Ryan's experiences and perspectives offer invaluable guidance.Stay tuned for an episode filled with practical advice, engaging stories, and a deep dive into the nuances of making Portugal your new home.Remember to subscribe to our podcast for more insights into expat life and tips on relocating to Portugal. AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
Dana's Dive into Portugal: A Solo Retiree's Story
Nov 7 2023
Dana's Dive into Portugal: A Solo Retiree's Story
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------Join us this week on 'Let's Move to Portugal' as we sit down with Dana, a spirited solo retiree who has successfully navigated the complexities of the D7 visa and planted her roots in Portugal's vibrant expat community. Discover how she brings vitality to every interaction and has established a fulfilling life abroad.In this episode:Learn how Dana made her dream a reality, from securing her D7 visa to integrating into the local culture.Gain insights into the importance of social groups and how they serve as a cornerstone for expats building a new life in Portugal.Explore the benefits of yoga for mental and physical well-being, a practice Dana passionately incorporates into her routine.Hear about Dana’s contributions to the Portuguese culture, enriching it with her experiences and perspectives.Update on Josh and Kalie's life updates, what's new on their YouTube channel, and how they're engaging with the community.Whether you're a solo retiree contemplating the leap abroad or simply looking for inspiration from those who've embraced the expat journey, this episode offers a wealth of knowledge and encouragement.Contact Dana:danamcmurchy@gmail.com WhatsApp # +19182197478Don’t forget to subscribe to our YouTube channel for more insights into life in Portugal, and to join our social media communities where you can connect with Dana and many like-minded individuals. AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
Captivating Cascais with Concertos and Community - Rivkah
Oct 31 2023
Captivating Cascais with Concertos and Community - Rivkah
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------Join us this week as we explore the enchanting musical world of Rivkah. Our journey dives into intimate concerts, the universal language of music, and cross-continental performances, offering listeners a uniquely immersive experience. Rivkah’s history with her dynamic folk rock band encompasses tours across Europe, the USA, and Australia, harmonizing with international musicians and creating unforgettable artistic atmospheres.The heart of this episode beats in the rhythm of private house concerts, where music and audience connect in a deeply personal way. Rivkah’s passion reverberates through lush gardens, against ocean backdrops, and under the warm embrace of stunning sunsets. We venture through her transition from leading a folk rock band to curating top-tier musicians, organizing vibrant events filled with captivating art exhibitions, and poetic gatherings.In this episode of "Let's Move to Portugal," the melodies of Europe come alive as we celebrate the cultural experiences and musical tapestry woven by Rivkah's remarkable talents and stories. Tune in and allow the universal language of music to resonate, inspire, and transport you through the auditory landscapes of Rivkah’s musical odyssey. AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
Navigating NHR: Nuances and Necessities with John McNertney
Oct 24 2023
Navigating NHR: Nuances and Necessities with John McNertney
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------In this enlightening episode of "Let's Move to Portugal," we are joined by expat financial expert John McNertney, who brings his wealth of knowledge to discuss the crucial changes in Portugal’s Non-Habitual Residency (NHR) scheme. This episode is a treasure trove of insights, especially for expats navigating through the labyrinth of tax legislation adjustments in Portugal.John McNertney meticulously unravels the complexities of the NHR changes, ensuring that our listeners are equipped with the necessary information to make informed decisions regarding their expatriate adjustments and financial standings in Portugal.In the spirit of community and sharing, Josh and Kalie also sprinkle this episode with delightful personal updates, diving into their weekly adventures and the anticipation of Halloween. Discover what captivating costume their daughter has chosen for this year’s Halloween celebration and explore the latest engaging content on their YouTube channel.Stay tuned as we navigate through a maze of financial expertise, expat experiences, and the vibrant hues of life and celebrations in Portugal in this episode. AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
Creativity in Cascais: Niki’s Tale of Art and Community
Oct 17 2023
Creativity in Cascais: Niki’s Tale of Art and Community
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------In this enlightening episode of Season 2, dive deep as we explore the vibrant worlds of creativity and community with our distinguished guest, Niki Smart. An award-winning author, screenwriter, and musician, Niki carries a wealth of experiences from her extensive career. From being the Managing Editor for SoCal Magazine and the LA Fashion Magazine to making a remarkable impact at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, her journey is nothing short of extraordinary.As Halloween approaches, we delve into the heart of cultural festivities, unraveling what Halloween in Portugal is like. Amidst tales of traditions and celebrations, discover how this festivity is embraced in the warm and vibrant communities of Portugal.Niki’s latest venture, SpotlightCascais.com, shines a light on the local happenings and positive occurrences within the community, embodying the spirit of connection and positivity. Her innovative platform illuminates the essence of community engagement, emphasizing events and uplifting stories that knit the fabric of local culture.Stay tuned as we unfold Niki's rich tapestry of experiences, accomplishments, and her profound impact on communities through various artistic and expressive mediums. Journey with us through conversations sprinkled with insights, inspirations, and a celebration of life’s vibrant hues in this episode.Prepare to be immersed in stories of talent, tradition, and community in this captivating episode. AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
A Figueira da Foz Fairytale:  Rhonda Transforms Life in Retirement
Oct 10 2023
A Figueira da Foz Fairytale: Rhonda Transforms Life in Retirement
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------On the newest episode of 'Let's Move to Portugal', Kalie is joined by a very special guest, her close friend, and the original ExpatsEverywhere Patron, Rhonda. The episode features an inspiring conversation between the two close friends, revolving around life improvement and enriched living in Portugal.Rhonda, a pivotal member of the expat community in Portugal, shares the detailed account of her and her husband's relocation journey, shedding light on their transformative move. She eloquently describes how their lives have significantly improved since embarking on this adventure.Listeners will get intimate insights into the process of adjusting and thriving in a new environment, as Rhonda dives deep into their life in Portugal. Her engaging narrative offers not only a glimpse of the joyous and enriched life they've built but also shares valuable lessons and reflections that potential expats might find incredibly beneficial.Kalie and Rhonda's heartwarming interaction brings forth a wealth of knowledge and personal anecdotes that will undoubtedly resonate with anyone contemplating a move to Portugal. Their dialogue emphasizes the positive aspects of change, personal growth, and the delightful experiences that accompany a life in Portugal.Don't miss out on this cozy and enlightening episode, as it promises a blend of inspiring conversation, practical advice, and an honest depiction of the expat life in Portugal through the eyes of its very own residents. Each story shared is a testament to the transformative power of relocation and the pursuit of an improved and enriched life. For anyone considering or dreaming about making a similar move, this episode serves as a valuable resource and a source of inspiration, showcasing the beauty and possibilities that life in Portugal holds. AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
Summer in Spain: Bringing It Around to Barcelona
Oct 3 2023
Summer in Spain: Bringing It Around to Barcelona
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------In the concluding episode of the Summer Road Trip series, Josh and Kalie find themselves in Barcelona, sharing their thoughts on the bustling city and comparing it to places they’ve explored in Portugal. Josh takes a moment to reassess his views on automobile ownership, shedding light on how the extensive road trip has influenced his perspective on cars and travel logistics.This finale episode doesn’t just focus on the city’s visual appeal. The duo also spend time reflecting on the entirety of their journey, sharing insights and takeaways from their adventure across Spain. They discuss the parallels and contrasts between the cities they've encountered in both Spain and Portugal, providing a thoughtful comparison for listeners contemplating which country might align more with their lifestyle and preferences.Join Josh and Kalie as they wrap up their Summer Road Trip series with reflections on their adventure, observations on Barcelona, and comparisons with Portuguese cities, offering listeners a comprehensive overview of their immersive travel experience. AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★
Summer in Spain: Detour through Andorra
Sep 26 2023
Summer in Spain: Detour through Andorra
SponsorThis episode is brought to you by Worldpost.ioGet your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the word-----------------------------------------In the latest chapter of their Summer Road Trip, Josh and Kalie took a detour from Spain, finding themselves amidst the mountainous beauty of Andorra. This episode offers listeners a genuine glimpse into their impressions of the capital city and the varying experiences that defined their stay.A highlight of this episode is Josh and Kalie's comprehensive pros and cons list of living in Andorra. The country's scenic vistas and unexpectedly affordable meals captivated their hearts. However, not everything went as smoothly, with a minor fender-bender adding a twist to their Andorran narrative.Their culinary journey in Andorra proved to be a delightful surprise. The duo indulged in the nation's unique cuisine, relishing dishes that showcased local flavors without straining their travel budget.While this episode promises cultural insights, vivid narratives, and candid moments, it also highlights the unpredictable nature of travel. Dive in to hear about their Andorran escapade and discover if this enchanting enclave in the Pyrenees might beckon you next. AdsJohn McNertney of Green Ocean Global AdvisorsContact John now!john@greenoceanglobal.net415-347-8057greenoceanglobal.netHear John on Episode 13Worldpost.io Get your mail delivered to your home country and receive it anywhere in the wordLusitano Dreams Creative housing solutions for Expats! ExpatsEverywhere CoursesD7Remote Workers Visa (D8)Living in Portugal Guide | Help With Setup & Things to Know***December Discount Code*** PODCAST ★ Support this podcast on Patreon ★