Tuesday, April 25, 2017

More British and German tourists for Madeira Carnival

Tourists in Madeira spent an average of 133 euros a day per head during this year Carnival, in a period when hotel occupancy rates...

Portuguese Ballerina dances with Justin Timberlake at the Oscars

Her name is Diana Matos, she was born and raised in Lisbon and was one of the dancers who took the stage with Justin...
IPMA

Sabrina Alves Nominated For IPMA

The International Portuguese Music Awards (IPMA), recognizes outstanding achievement in the music industry by international artists of Portuguese ancestry. Multiple award categories honor exceptional...
Miss Portuguesa

Miss Portuguesa Africa do Sul 2017 Crowned

Monica Jaco, a 17year old student was elected Miss Portuguese South Africa 2017 under a shower of applause at the sold out Marcellus Theatre...

DJ Tiny T shares her summer playlist with Glamour Magazine

DJ Tiny T shares the playlist that will keep her going this summer with Glamour Magazine. See bellow what she recommends this summer. 'Yeah...

Justin Bieber parties in Portugal

It seems the fun in Portugal didn’t end for Canadian pop star Justin Bieber when his concert ended last Friday as the chart-topper went...

Miss Portuguesa Africa Do Sul

The Miss Portuguesa Africa do Sul beauty pageant is the largest Portuguese beauty pageant in South Africa and it selects its representatives to participate...

How to order at a Portuguese Cafe

Planning a holiday to Portugal? Zara over at backpackme has written an interesting article on ordering food from a Portuguese Cafe, aka Pastelaria. Zara writes,...
"Lisbon" a world to explore

“Lisbon” a world to explore

Heart & Soul perform the track "Lisbon", a song written by Bodek Pezda, Sławomir Leniart, Łukasz Lach. This video that can be seen below...

How a Portuguese-to-English Phrasebook Became a Cult Comedy Sensation

In the middle of the 19th century, a relatively unknown author named Pedro Carolino rapidly gained intercontinental popularity over a small Portuguese-to-English phrasebook. English...
Paul Moniz de Sa to play big roll in "BFG"

Paul Moniz de Sa to play a big role in Disney’s...

Portuguese actor Paul Moniz de Sa is set to play a giant in the latest Steven Spielberg movie, "The Big Friendly Giant" a Walt...

What is a Portuguese man-of-war exactly?

A man-of-war is a colony of hydroids, tiny animals which “work together to form a total package,” says George Burgess of the Florida Museum...
Portuguese National Day in Cape Town with the King of the Khoi-San

Portuguese National Day in Cape Town with the King of the...

One could not help but feeling mesmerised as you entered the Portuguese Club in Cape Town on the evening of the 4th June. Carlos...
Daniela Ruah and her Portuguese Jewish roots

Daniela Ruah and her Portuguese Jewish roots

Daniela Ruah was born in Boston, Massachusetts, to Portuguese citizens Dr. Moisés Carlos Bentes Ruah and his wife, Katharina Lia Azancot Korn. When Ruah...