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It’s not down south, it’s in Viana do Castelo (one of the area’s recently devastated by wildfires) and it costs between €60-€90 per night, depending on the season. Portugal’s most sought after...

With the number of people killed in Portuguese wildfires this year now topping 100, a new report has delivered yet another hammer blow to Civil Protection - the authority charged with coordinating...

In what must be one of the most bittersweet tasks this week, Minister of the Economy Manuel Caldeira Cabral will be in London promoting Portugal as an investment opportunity.

As half the...

A sting in the tail of Alojamento Local (holiday lettings) legislation has been softened slightly in the government’s proposed State Budget for 2018.

Previously any homeowner who decided to...

The Mayor of Galicia - one of Spain’s autonomous regions - has hit out at Portugal over wildfires that have now straddled the border, causing three deaths in Pontevedra.

Says Spanish...

As the country is assailed by tragedy, the failure of Portugal’s refugee programme may seem an irrelevance. But it is yet another systemic disaster story, showing no sign of any quick fix.

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In spite of all the doomladen forecasts, the Azores archipelago escaped the wrath of Hurricane Ophelia as the extreme weather front thundered towards northern Europe, provoking high winds and...

Portugal woke up this morning to new fire horror. Twenty-six ‘monster blazes’ are sweeping across tens of kilometres from Leiria in the centre to Moncão in the north. Six people were confirmed...

Incredible winds accompanying the passage of Hurricane Ophelia as it bears down on the UK have played into the hands of Portuguese arsonists making this Sunday October 15 “the worst day this year...

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