Is Medical Insurance Required or Not

The are so many questions surrounding this subject and it appears that few know the answers. I read a lot on various Portuguese forums and noticed that some people under the age of retirement, are deterred from living in Portugal based on the understanding that medical insurance is a must at some astronomical cost. Below … Read more

The Dentist

Here is a drawing of my dentist. Trying to cover all angles and avoid potential future problems, I thought I’d have a dental checkup before my big trip to Portugal. It may not be overly interesting to readers, but it’s a warning, and considering I started this blog to chart my move to Portugal, and … Read more