Volunteer’s suitcase – what should be packed in ?

Ever since I can remember packing a suitcase has been always a huge challenge for me. It’s usually the worst part of preparing to any journey in my life and it scares me off. I keep asking myself the same questions each time: „Will I need it?”, „Would it be enough?”, „Is it worth to … More Volunteer’s suitcase – what should be packed in ?


Madeira is well known for its beautiful landscape: paradisiac beaches, challenging mountain trails led next to ancient irrigation system called levadas and absolutely outstanding viewpoints. It should not come as a surprise, therefore, that the island attract mainly enthusiasts of pristine and wild nature, who want to experience some breath-taking moments in the middle of … More TASTE OF MADEIRA

Rocks and stones

“We – madeirenses – are like rocks and stones”, that’s what one of the residents said about people on Madeira Island. That metaphor seems to be very accurate because of the average of stony beaches and rocky landscapes here. But what does these words say about people here? The island can be very mysterious for … More Rocks and stones


I didn’t expect that one of the Polish sweetness which we eat especially during the last week of the carnival can make a big splash in Madeira. Faworki (chruściki) are traditional sweet crunchy pastries, in the form of thin twisted ribbons and they are quite easy to make. You have to try them. Ingredients: 250-300 … More Faworki

Atlantic called me

When I was a kid I used to tell my parents that I am going to live in Australia. You may wonder why Australia. That 5 years old kid didn’t know anything about it (maybe only that there are kangaroos) . Honestly I think I didn’t even know where it really was. This Australia thing … More Atlantic called me

Bank of Ideas 2020

On July 31, 2020 at the MIM-Museu de Imprensa da Madeira, the event ending the Bank of Ideas 2020 competition took place. This competition was an initiative of the City Council of Câmara de Lobos, which invited the Teatro Metaphora association to cooperate. The purpose of the Association was to promote youth participation in the … More Bank of Ideas 2020