The Camara Muncipal (city government) of Port has made a insightful video on what it means to live (or visit) here. Enjoy.
If you’re planning to become a resident of Portugal, one of the first things on your To Do list is to obtain a Número de Identificação Fiscal or NIF (nēf). Almost any activity that has taxes associated with it will require this nine-digit number: opening a bank account, renting an apartment, purchasing property, establishing utilities, taking out a loan, obtaining a residency permit, or even making everyday purchases.
Harold is a former software engineer. Jana is an author. Together they're exploring their new life in Portugal.