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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…

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…

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…

Curtain rises again in the Theatre

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For those who already miss it, the Teatro is again to start a new artistic season. The programme is to be presented this coming Friday 8th, at midday, at the…

It’s Funchal day!

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Broken by the rivers that bring the water, in a frantic dance, from the mountains all the way to the sea, the city of Funchal completes 509 years today. With…

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

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…

Curtain rises again in the Theatre

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For those who already miss it, the Teatro is again to start a new artistic season. The programme is to be presented this coming Friday 8th, at midday, at the…

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Music in Machico

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“Noites musicais em Machico” (musical nights in Machico) is a partnership that will again join the local council the the Municipal band of the council. The second and last concert…

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…

Folk dancing in São Martinho

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Today and tomorrow there is to be a lot of folk dancing in São Martinho. The event is the 20th Etnografia and Folclore (ethnography and folklore) festival. At the stage…

Personas at the Theatre, from tomorrow

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The Funchal theatre receives, starting tomorrow, artists and actors in an exhibit called “Persona”. This is an Italian word, derived from Latin, and refers to a specific type of Greek…

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

Music in Machico

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“Noites musicais em Machico” (musical nights in Machico) is a partnership that will again join the local council the the Municipal band of the council. The second and last concert…

Folk dancing in São Martinho

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Today and tomorrow there is to be a lot of folk dancing in São Martinho. The event is the 20th Etnografia and Folclore (ethnography and folklore) festival. At the stage…

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

People who mark

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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