People’s stories

How life in Portugal is different from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and CIS countries. Interviews with interesting people. The stories of people who have been registered as migrants in Portugal.

Alexei's story. How to get a residence permit in Portugal and open your own business through investments in profitable real estate.

Alexei’s story. How to get a residence permit and start your own business through investments in income-producing real estate in Portugal

To be honest, before the events that will be described later, I had never thought about moving to another country. I was born in Russia, graduated from school and university here, opened my own business, which brought me a good income, and, of course, found the love of my life here. Unfortunately, I did not …

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Oleg's story. How to go to university in Portugal and stay there forever.

Oleg’s story. How to go to university in Portugal and stay there forever

Greet all readers of this story! It was recently sent to me by Oleg, a student and future Portuguese citizen who is already making great progress in learning a new culture and language. I’ll keep this story in its original form, but I’ll give some explanations for those who find some of the information new …

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Vladislav's story. The EU Blue Card as the best option for labor immigration.

Vladislav’s story. The EU Blue Card as the best option for labor immigration

Hello, all from sunny Portugal! Today we have a special story: you will learn all about working in Portugal and applying for the EU Blue Card from the lips of someone who has been through all the difficulties of the move himself. EU Blue Card is a great opportunity for you as a highly qualified …

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Andrei's story. How to get a residence permit in Portugal and open a business there.

Andrei’s story. How to get a residence permit in Portugal and open a business there

Andrei was born and lived in Kyiv. At 32, he had two college degrees and was quite serious about self-education. He understood long ago that water doesn’t flow beneath a rolling stone. So from the age of 25, he tried to develop and build his own business. In early 2014, together with a friend, he …

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Life and study in Western Europe. How a student can get a residence permit and citizenship in Portugal.

Life and study in Western Europe. How a student can get a residence permit and citizenship in Portugal

In our blog, we talked about possible investments, jobs, and even starting your own business in Portugal, but there are other ways. Студенческая виза Португалии – один из таких вариантов. Today Lena Akimova, a graduate of the Department of Psychology of the University of Lisbon, shared her story of moving and studying in Portugal with …

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Interview with Igor Romanov: how a young IT specialist can open his own business and get a Portugal startup visa

Interview with Igor Romanov: Portugal startup visa as the best option for immigration of a young IT specialist

We at MoveToCascais love and live our work. We’ve been through the difficulties of immigration ourselves, so we’re as immersed in our clients’ problems as possible, helping and supporting them on all issues, trying to make a bed, if not a straw, then a couple of blankets and a mountain of pillows. Different in age …

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Marina's case: investing in real estate in western Portugal

Marina’s case: investing in real estate in western Portugal

Introduction Investing in real estate is always a challenging but extremely exciting path to success. At RocaInvest, we always enjoy and benefit from feedback from our clients. Each case is unique, each client who comes to us has their own story, expectations, searches, its own experiences. The other day we met Marina who kindly agreed …

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