Anyone unfamiliar with the biology of the venomous Portuguese man-of-war would likely mistake it for a jellyfish. Not only is it not a jellyfish, it’s not even an “it,” but a “they.” The Portuguese man-of-war is a siphonophore, an animal made up of a colony of organisms working together. It is covered in venom-filled nematocysts … More Portuguese Man of War – what you need to know
Around all Madeira island is a lot of places to stay for holiday. There are have many options to choose: hotels, apartments, private rooms and more. Today I would like to focus on the most luxury place on Madeira which is Reid’s Palace. It is located around one kilometer on the west from garden parque … More Reid’s Palace – Hotel of dreams
You already know my passion about making mandalas on paper but now I learnt how to paint mandalas in stones. I participated in a workshop led by Silvia from Shiva Yoga Retreats and it as a really nice experience. The place vas very cozy and she is an amazing teacher. It was also an opportunity … More Painting mandalas in stones!
Hello! In this post I’m going to talk about street art that I found in some places of Madeira. For me, street art is every kind of creativity expression. Sometimes, it doesn’t have to be something big but just something meaningful. Most of the art installations that I have seen are placed in Funchal such … More Street art in Madeira
Clothing industry has a huge impact on our planet. Fast fashion production causes air and water pollution, and uses huge ammounts of water and energy. I believe it is time when we all finally should think more about what we wear, how and where it was produced, by whom, and what it is made of. … More What to do with old jeans?
I love to travel and explore new places, but unfortunately in many ways I find it very bad for the environment. I believe we should stay aware of the ecological footprint we leave at any time, also during holidays. And yet of course, nobody is able to limit their impact on the planet to zero, … More Travel and be eco – a few simple tips
In the beautifully located Teatro Metaphora, we have a small garden that we all take care of. For me it is something unusual, since as I have never lived in a house, I have never had opportunity to grow my own food before. Moreover, in amazing Madeiran climate you can easily keep the garden green … More Our little garden at Teatro Metaphora
Camara de Lobos is well-known as a city with the best bars to try the fisherman version of Poncha, but it’s also a place where 2 other alcoholic drinks were created: Nikitaa soft creamy cocktail that can be used as a great excuse to visit the nearest bar again. It’s named after Elton John’s song … More Famous alcoholic beverages from Câmara de Lobos