Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Cheese Cake Recipe

CHEESE CAKE 1 tub smooth cream cheese 1 tub smooth cottage cheese 1 lemon jelly 1 pack tennis biscuits Crush the tennis biscuits and mix with enough margarine or...

Process initiated to unite Joburg and Cape Town communities

The Blessing of the Fleet Festival held on Sunday, 8 October 2017 proved to be a roaring success. Jetty 2 of the Victoria and...

Ambassador Farewell Dinner in Cape Town

Last week’s Academia do Bacalhau dinner at the Cape Town Portuguese Club had a dual purpose of saying “Hello and Goodbye”. The goodbye was to...

Portuguese President swimming lesson

The Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa visited Angola this week to attend the ceremony of inauguration of the newly elected Angolan President João...

What The Portuguese Left Behind

By 1505 then Ceylon Island, known to the civilized world as Serendib, had over the centuries, experienced a variety of cultural influences, mainly because...

Medieval Portugal a tourism attraction

With the arrival of spring and during the summer, Medieval Fairs and Historical Recreations are performed in several towns throughout Continental Portugal, Madeira and...

Normal mother V.S Portuguese mother

1. When you tell a normal mother you have a new boyfriend, she’ll ask about him, his family and where he’s from. A Portuguese mother will ask you all...

Saldanha, the man who discovered the Cape

History in most cases cannot be rewritten, even when the chronicles of day register the incorrect facts. One historical misconception is that Bartolmeu Dias or...

MUDE the History of Design and Fashion in Central Lisbon

The Bocca sofa also known as Marylin Lips, the famous portaits of Michael Jackson, Madonna and Grace Jones, and the tiny BMW Isetta: each item represents a period of the 20th...

Portuguese of Jewish origin?

Does the surname indicate that a person has Jewish origin. What really makes the surname relevant, with Jewish, and the practice of Jewish traditions...

Ângela Ferreira: Sculptures, slides and slavery

Ângela Ferreira, Universidade de Lisboa Johannesburg Art Gallery is hosting Ângela Ferreira’s solo exhibition, “South Facing”. Ferreira’s work is concerned with the ongoing impact of...

Manuel de Brito to be showcased

Three major exhibitions of mainly Portuguese art, one of which features many works offered by prominent artists to the gallery owner and collector Manuel...

Sir Cliff Richard halves the price for his vineyard

Sir Cliff Richard has almost halved the asking price for his 11-bedroom Portuguese vineyard. The Mistletoe And Wine singer, 76, was originally seeking £8million for...

Portugal in Africa

Algarve historian Peter Kingdon Booker examines Portugal's African possessions and shows their real value to the nation during two talks held on Friday, May...