RONDA DOS PRESÉPIOS – nativities across Madeira island

Festive season in Portugal and as well as in almost the whole Europe came to the end, while Orthodox Christians are just in the middle of celebration. .. It is always interesting and enriching to see and compare different traditions and cultures, that helps you to broaden your mind, grow tolerance in you, understand and … More RONDA DOS PRESÉPIOS – nativities across Madeira island

The history of Fado

Fado is currently a world wide known symbol of Portugal, being represented for many years in foreign countries by Amália Rodrigues, and more recently by Dulce Pontes, Mariza and Katia Guerreiro, among others. Throughout the world, to the name of Portugal, there were two things immediately referred: the Fado and soccer. Although taking many forms, … More The history of Fado

A long love story

Love is painful. Love is mutation. Each transformation is going to be painful because the old has to be left for the new. The old is familiar, secure, safe, the new is absolutely unknown. You will be moving in an uncharted ocean. You cannot use your mind with the new, with the old, the mind … More A long love story

We are back!

Long time no see, huh? That’s because there were so many things going on in Metaphora, Christmas, New Year, Madeira… Did you know that Madeira has not only 9 micro climates,  which makes this place so unique in terms of nature and exploring the island; but also the weather here sometimes is so… Unpredictable? Well, I … More We are back!