Emergency Number 112
DRIVING IN PORTUGAL
Tolls on Scut Motorways – payment options for foreign-registered vehicles
Local tables, diagrams and toll charges from concessions: Grand Harbour, Silver Coast, North Coast, AE Transmontana, Pinhal Interior, West Coast, Algarve, Beiras Litoral, Beira Interior and high and North Interior
A22 Algarve Toll Gates and Exit maps
Faro, Lisboa, Porto and Açores
Departures and Arrivals in Real Time, flight maps and parking details.
Comboios de Portugal (Trains of Portugal)
Route maps, timetables, prices etc. This is a really useful site available in both Portuguese and English.
Combois de Portugal
Algarve Bus & Train infoAn unofficial website of bus and train timetables (in English) for the Algarve
Cheap Parking – Faro Airport
PARK & FLY, Lda.
Estrada Nacional 125
Caixa Postal 520-B
On EN 125 – Arneiro diagonally opposite Maxmat, near Delta-Café.
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Red Pages – A directory of medical services in the Algarve (Download PDF)
Directory enquiries in English
760 50 60 70
Yellow Pages in English
Business and Service Finder
This directory website contains over 2,500 listings. It is packed full of information and contact details for every type of business and service. www.portugalbluepages.com/
(DECO) is the Consumer Association here in Portugal.
Algarve Auctions & Classifieds gives everyone in The Algarve a cost effective way to advertise their goods, services and unwanted items.
Marshalls Seeds – Impressive range of the very best, highest quality, top class vegetable seeds
Customer Care Hotline on 0844 557 6700 for advice or
A great website for local weather. Proved pretty accurate in our area.
Sapo weather site – Great website for an immediate overview of the whole country. Click on the map for more detailed information.
Wines of the Alentejo
A Concise History of Alentejo Wines
NEWSPAPERS, MAGAZINES & ONLINE PUBLICATIONS
PORTUGUESE RADIO AND TELEVISION
RFM Portuguese Radio Station – Pop Music
DeliCast is a directory of streaming media freely available in the Internet.
LEARNING THE LANGUAGE
Try Learning Portuguese online for free. Here are some useful websites
Learn Portuguese with Rafa – lots of useful vocabulary and well presented. www.learn-portuguese-with-rafa.com/portuguesewords.html
Linguanaut Learn Portuguese www.linguanaut.com
ENGLISH SHOPS IN PORTUGAL
Missing food from back home?
Iceland Overseas – Portugal
Albufeira. Check out website for location, contact details and opening hours.
PARCEL DELIVERY TO PORTUGAL
Send my Bag.com
For leisure, relocation, students – everyone. Fast & affordable door to door delivery of your bags & boxes to over 100 countries.
The following is a directory of companies which either deliver directly to Portugal from the UK, or who collect your parcel from the home/work address in the UK and then deliver to Portugal. If there is a similar service from USA, Canada, Australia etc, please let me know and I will add to this directory
Parcel delivery & courier service to the UK, Europe and Worldwide
Pharos Parcel specialise in parcel delivery and courier services to the UK, Europe and all over the world.
Arrange to have your parcel collected from any address you choose, and arrange for it to be delivered to almost any destination in the world.