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A backstage trip to the theatre

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When, on October 24th 1884 João Sauvair da Camara, mayor of Funchal, set the first stone of the teatro D. Maria Pia he was far from imagining that, 130 years…

Don’t miss the museum’s open day

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Next Friday, September 22nd, all routes in Madeira will lead to Praça Colombo, in the Funchal city centre. At the “Cidade do Açucar” (City of Sugar) museum the highlights will…

Ice cream to cry for

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If you happen to be west bound, heading for one of the beaches, stop in the Ponta do Sol sea front and try one of the artisanal ice creams at…

The new Golden Gate

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About a week ago Funchal got back the corner of the world. More than a terrace – one more terrace – the Golden Gate is an historic reference, and its…

Let the new season begin!

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The new artistic season has just been opened in the city theatre. There’s theatre, music, dancing, cinema, literary festivals, congresses, multiple items that will generate a lot of visitors to…

Book sharing at the park

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“When youth are given the opportunity to take an active role, they will do it. They will intervene, they will give their opinion, and they will generate ideas”. This is…

Unforgettable

The moments that make it special

A backstage trip to the theatre

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When, on October 24th 1884 João Sauvair da Camara, mayor of Funchal, set the first stone of the teatro D. Maria Pia he was far from imagining that, 130 years…

Ice cream to cry for

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If you happen to be west bound, heading for one of the beaches, stop in the Ponta do Sol sea front and try one of the artisanal ice creams at…

Our Islands

Unique and incomparable beauty

Don’t miss the museum’s open day

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Next Friday, September 22nd, all routes in Madeira will lead to Praça Colombo, in the Funchal city centre. At the “Cidade do Açucar” (City of Sugar) museum the highlights will…

Let the new season begin!

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The new artistic season has just been opened in the city theatre. There’s theatre, music, dancing, cinema, literary festivals, congresses, multiple items that will generate a lot of visitors to…

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Counter returns to Cidade do Açucar after seven years

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The Cidade do Açucar museum will on Friday receive its “last exhibit”, presented to the public at 18h00 during a talk entitled “Piece by piece we rehabilitate our heritage: the…

Press Freedom in Camara de Lobos

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The Museu de Imprensa da Madeira in partnership with the Languages, Literatures and Cultures Department of Universidade da Madeira (DLLC – UMa), is going to commemorate the International Press freedom…

Funchal offers varied menu for World Tourism Day

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This World Tourism Day is to commemorated in Funchal in various ways, with proposals for all tastes. The Funchal council offers free visits to the city hall and to the…

Camping at the theatre this saturday

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It’s a sort of “Night at the Museum”, but in a theatre version, and with no dinosaurs. The event allows youngsters to spend the night at the Theatre and listen…

São Martinho in Portugal’s top -10

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The civil parish of São Martinho received the Ecofreguesias 21 banner and certificate, as announced, during the Torres Vedras GreenFest, being placed in an honourable 9th place within Portugal, within…

Madeira tastes in Lisbon

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Bistro & Tapas, at the Tryp Lisboa Oriente presents, until next March 3rd, the Madeiran gastronomy week, an event in which all visitors can take the opportunity to taste our…

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A thousand and one things happening

Counter returns to Cidade do Açucar after seven years

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The Cidade do Açucar museum will on Friday receive its “last exhibit”, presented to the public at 18h00 during a talk entitled “Piece by piece we rehabilitate our heritage: the…

Funchal offers varied menu for World Tourism Day

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This World Tourism Day is to commemorated in Funchal in various ways, with proposals for all tastes. The Funchal council offers free visits to the city hall and to the…

Out There

What do the Madeirenses around the world

Press Freedom in Camara de Lobos

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The Museu de Imprensa da Madeira in partnership with the Languages, Literatures and Cultures Department of Universidade da Madeira (DLLC – UMa), is going to commemorate the International Press freedom…

São Martinho in Portugal’s top -10

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The civil parish of São Martinho received the Ecofreguesias 21 banner and certificate, as announced, during the Torres Vedras GreenFest, being placed in an honourable 9th place within Portugal, within…

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Our islands in the distance of a play

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Discover the archipelago faces

Don’t let the ukulele die

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And if someone was to tell you that the famous ukulele, so enjoyed by the tourists in Hawaii, had its origins in Madeira’s “braguinha”? And if one were to tell…

Maria, Madeira in São Paulo

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No, Maria wasn’t born in Madeira. But does this really make a difference? She was born with Madeira in her heart, and in the life she chose for herself –…

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Our islands in the distance of a play

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