Café do Teatro

Café do Teatro

Café do Teatro existing seatingFN report that the businessmen owning the Café do Teatro on Avenida Arriaga in the heart of  Funchal opposite the Municipal Gardens are exploring the possibility of … Read more

Pestana Charity Event

Charity Book Fair in aid of vulnerable local children

Pestana have requested that we publicise one of their  charity events to be held early next month – 7th April – … Read more

The Blog and Data Protection.

The blog and GDPR Data Protection compliance

Data protectionWith all the recent publicity surrounding Facebook user data being “mined”, this is just a quick post to confirm that this website is … Read more

Praia Formosa restored.

Praia Formosa restored

Praia Formosa restoredThe Diario reports that in the aftermath of the storms two weeks ago, the Municipality of Funchal, through the company Frente MarFunchal, together with the Portuguese Army, … Read more

Spring arrives early in Madeira.

Spring 4 days early

SpringAlthough the Spring Equinox of 2018 only officially occurs tomorrow in the Northern Hemisphere, on Tuesday March 20, in reality spring in Madeira technically occurred four … Read more

The stones of Porto Santo

Latest photos from Porto Santo – the Golden Island

Porto SantoFollowing on from a Comment to the latest post, by coincidence the Diario has published recent photos from Porto Santo (attributed … Read more

Ferry deadline delayed again.

Ferry deadline delayed another 40 days.

Pedro ColadoThe vice-president of the Regional Government, Pedro Calado, quoted in the Journal, has said that he is confident that Madeira could have the return … Read more

Giant waves in Porto Moniz

Giant waves  go viral

Just a few minutes ago (Sunday – 16.30) the Diario started to feature a sequence of photos of giant waves at Porto Moniz, on the north … Read more

Airport solutions……………

Solutions to airport problems

Thanks to Maurice for suggesting the obvious solution to any problems at the airport in the “Comments” to the previous post – the re-introduction of the … Read more

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