Saturday, September 23, 2017

Lusito Land Relocates To New Venue

This year and going forward Lusito Land will be held at a new and improved venue close to The Eye of Africa; 2017 will...
Malasadas

Happy Malasadas Day!

A malasada (or malassada, from Portuguese "mal-assada" = "under-cooked") (similar to filhós) is a Portuguese confection, made of egg-sized balls of yeast dough that...
Senhora Amparo

Senhora do Amparo Festival attracts hundreds of visitors

Senhora do Amparo is one of the venerated saints of the Madeira Islands that is celebrated, in a particularly festive and ceremonial way in...

Blessing Of The Fishing Fleet

The most successful charity institutions are mission orientated, with effective governance and dedicated staff.  The Portuguese Cultural and Welfare Organisation is a clear example of...
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...
Lusito Land Festival

Join the Portuguese party at Lusito Land Festival

Join the throng turning up the heat – and the volume - at this year’s Lusito Land Festival. With over 160 000 party-goers attending,...

The Madeira Film Festival

The Madeira Film Festival is non competitive. Rather than giving filmmakers a prize each delegate receives the ‘Laurissilva Ambassador’ award in recognition of their...
Super Bock Super Rock Festival 2016

Super Bock Super Rock Festival 2016

Super Bock Super Rock Festival, one of Portugal’s biggest and baddest rock festival is coming back for it’s 22nd consecutive year and by the...
Carina Frasão crowned Miss Portuguesa South Africa 2016

Carina Frazão crowned Miss Portuguesa South Africa 2016

This weekend saw the Miss Portuguesa South Africa finalists take to the stage at the gala, theatre of Marcellus, Emperors Palace Casino, Boksburg to...
Sir Elton John to perform in Lisbon

Sir Elton John to perform in Lisbon

Sir Elton John has sold more than 300 million records, making him one of the best-selling music artists in the world. He has more...
Manny de Freitas dressed in traditional Madeiran attire at SONA

Manny de Freitas dressed in traditional Madeiran attire at SONA

DA Shadow Minister of Transport and Political Head for Johannesburg South, Manny de Freitas attended this year’s SONA (State Of the Nation Address) dressed...
Best Carnival in Europe Madeira

Best Carnival in Europe Madeira

Madeira Island Carnival festivities – 3rd to 10th of February The Carnival of Madeira is an annual festival held forty days before Easter, that ends...
Largest display of fireworks in the world

Largest display of fireworks in the world

Are you tired of seeing the same faces on New Year's Eve? Do you want to see new landscapes, new environments, to meet new people?...

Quaglino’s Restaurant Summer Soiree Party

It’s just before seven o clock on another beautiful Thursday evening, with Cape Town showing off it’s beautiful sunset in Mouille Point. The setting is...