On January 26th 2021 Metaphora’s Team got new mission – go on Fajã dos Padres and clean beach. For us it was not mission imposible, so with smile on faces we went there. Fajã dos Padres is small secret beach very close to Cabo Girao. There are just two options to go there – by … More Metaphora’s Team on Fajã dos Padres
Edit: Election was won by Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa On Sunday, 24 January 2021, in Portugal is held Presidential election. To win, a candidate must capture at least 50 per cent and 1 vote. Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa incumbent President serving his first cadency has a constitutional right to run for the second term. He … More Votar! Presidential election in Portugal
I spotted the word „fajã” so many times while travelling through the island and checking the map of Madeira. Fajã dos Padres – one of the best swimming places, levada Fajã do Rodrigues – one of my favourite trails, Fajãs de Cabo Girao – wonderful place to watch sunsets, Fajã da Ovelha – haven’t been … More Fajã – simple word concealing the best spots in Madeira
Hello! This month we have celebrated two birthdays here in Metaphora so we had to think about ideas for gifts. I think that it’s always better to prepare something personal and handmade because you spend less money and it’s something more significant for that person. So in this post I’m going to give some creative … More Ideas to make DIY gifts
I have always heard in my home that there is no good dough for dumplings ( called „Pierogi”) without eggs. At the beginning I wasn’t a big fan of cooking so I didn’t even try to object this saying. When I went on vegetarian diet several years ago, everything has changed. I started to cook … More Gluten free and vegan Polish dumplings – how to make impossible totally possible.
We are famous ! Here is Estonian part in English of holiday article, what was published during holidays: Here in Madeira Christmas is very warm for me compared to Estonian winter season.We have below freezing and snow is covering the fields.So it is interesting that I can go to beach for a swim or sunbathing.Food … More Esta festa é de todos
Funchal, the capital of Madeira is situated around 8 km away from Camara de Lobos where we, volunteers, live. Though those cities are not so far away from each other, there are a few variants of transport which I would like to show to you: 1.By car The most obvious way which doesn’t mean the … More How to get to Funchal from Câmara de Lobos?
On the beginning of December people starts to feel Christmas’s spirit. They decorate houses, streets, trees etc. Maderians love Christmas a lot. You can feel Christmas vibes everywhere. Specially during the night is really amazing with lights. In Funchal there is Christmas market where you can try local products like bolo do caco or traditional … More Madeiran Christmas spirit