Portugal is a small country located in the eastern part of Europe, known for its amazing coast and for being a very safe country with a lot of history and diversity.
Paid Internships and Summer Job at Portugal
With Atinge Agency you can spend your summer in Portugal in the modality of summer job or paid internship. The majority of our partners in Portugal are 4 and 5 star hotels and resorts that offer accommodation, food, salary and an exceptional experience.
Our partners are located in Algarve and the Portuguese islands - Madeira and Azores.
The climate of Portugal is temperate and influenced by the Atlantic Ocean. In the north, the climate is cool and rainy, while moving south it becomes gradually warmer and sunnier; in the far south, the region of Algarve has a dry and sunny microclimate. In the interior, on the border with Spain, the climate is a bit more continental.
Portuguese cuisine is very diverse. The Portuguese consume a lot of dry cod, for which there are hundreds of recipes. Typical Portuguese meat recipes are made of beef, pork, lamb, goat or chicken and include “portuguese stew”, “bean stew”, “chanfana”, etc. A very popular northern dish is “dobrada”, a tripe with white beans and carrots stew, often served with steamed white rice. Typical fast food dishes include the Francesinha (Frenchie) from Porto, and grilled pork or beef sandwiches, which are well known around the country.
Language and Culture
Portugal developed a specific culture, as it was influenced by several civilizations that crossed the Mediterranean and the European continent when the nation played an active role in the Discovery Era. Currently, Portuguese is the 6th most spoken language in the world.
Did you know
That Portugal is the official language of 9 countries? That the oldest bookstore in the world is in Portugal’s capital? That Portugal was the first colonial power to abolish slavery?