11 Places to Find Mid-Term Rentals in Portugal

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While short-term accommodations and long-term rentals are widely available, there has been a growing demand for a more flexible housing option that caters to those seeking a stay longer than a few weeks but less than the commitment of a year-long lease. This is especially true in places like Lisbon, which attracts lots of digital … Read more

Flatio Review: A Promising Airbnb Alternative for Mid-term Rentals

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Flatio is an Airbnb-style platform that focuses on monthly and medium-term rentals, with a minimum stay of five nights. It’s particularly popular with digital nomads and remote workers who are looking for a more affordable alternative to Airbnb and Booking.com. Flatio offers rentals throughout Europe, including Barcelona, Madrid, and Berlin, as well as Portugal. In … Read more

How Does Portugal’s Tourist Tax Work?

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A number of cities around the world have introduced a tourist tax. This is a nightly fee that you pay in addition to the cost of your hotel room or Airbnb. In Portugal, you’ll notice this fee when you book accommodation in cities like Lisbon, Porto, and certain municipalities in the Algarve. In Lisbon and … Read more

19 of the Best Adults Only Hotels in Portugal

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For those who want to escape the kids’ clubs and (let’s be honest) frantic nature of a family resort and even some hotels, Portugal offers some excellent adults-only hotels. With no youngsters around, you can enjoy a sophisticated break, whether that be relaxing on a sandy beach or exploring the country’s fascinating cities. So if … Read more

12 Hotels Near The Strip in Albufeira

For those who want to be close to the action, Albufeira’s strip offers a buzzy atmosphere with its neon-lit bars, nightclubs and restaurants. Popular with stag and hen dos, this part of town is perfect for those looking for cheap drinks and all-night partying. There’s also a quieter side to the area, though, where families … Read more

10+ Co-Living Spaces that have opened in Portugal


Portugal, particularly Lisbon, is fast becoming Europe’s main hub for digital nomads. There are co-working spaces all across the country and, increasingly, co-living spaces as well. And let’s not forget that Portugal now has a digital nomad visa, which allows people to move to Portugal and become resident here. Co-living, for those not in the know, … Read more

8 Castle Hotels You Can Stay At in Portugal

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Staying in a castle is a once-in-a-lifetime experience and, with castle hotels dotted across different parts of the country, Portugal could be the perfect place to enjoy that experience. Castle hotels are perfect for romantic getaways and special occasions, or just because you want to sleep in an actual castle. Although there are boutique castle … Read more

8 Hotels Nearest to Porto Airport

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Although Porto’s metro system connects with Porto City Centre, sometimes it’s just easier to book an airport hotel—especially if you’re departing early or arriving late. There are several hotels near Porto Airport and many of these are within walking distance of the terminal, so there’s no need for an airport shuttle or taxi (although you … Read more

19 Romantic Lisbon Hotels For A Love-Filled Getaway

Where better to say “I love you” than in Portugal’s charming capital, Lisbon. Its candle-lit wine bars, fine dining options and soulful sounds of traditional Fado music make a dreamy backdrop to a romantic weekend away. Whether you want to relax together or explore the sights hand in hand, you can find lots of hotels … Read more

8 Hotels Nearest to Faro Airport

Sometimes you just need a comfortable, convenient airport hotel that means you can hop out of bed in the morning and be at the airport in a few minutes. While Faro Airport doesn’t have an on-site airport hotel, there are a few hotels nearby.  Some of these hotels you can get to on foot, and … Read more