Portugal has long been considered a desirable place to retire. Consistent interest in the country as a retirement destination now seems set to increase, with a study naming the country as the best place to retire for 2023.
Post-Brexit, a move to Portugal has been made easier by the golden visa scheme. However, the application process has been criticised for its excessively long wait times. Fortunately, a recent legal case against the SEF will result in a reduction in these wait times, making the golden visa an exciting option once again.
The Algarve’s ‘Golden Triangle’ is famed for its luxury, celebrity residents and glitzy lifestyle. But if you’re assuming Golden Triangle homes are out of your price range, think again. Compared to other high-end locations in Europe, Portugal’s most glamorous deltoid is surprisingly affordable.
You’ve worked hard and now you’re due a little me time! But where are the world’s best retirement destinations? We asked our writers around the world to recommend a great place in their country to retire…