Saturday, November 17, 2018
Breakfast

11 minutes of work to pay for breakfast

Lisbon residents have to work just under 12 minutes in order to pay for their breakfast. The Global City Breakfast Index compiled by Bloomberg, calculates the...
Cape surgeon swims to stardom

Cape surgeon swims to stardom

Cape Town - A Cape Town heart surgeon is “riding a crest of happiness” after becoming the oldest person to swim across the English...
Mac Attack

Pedro reckons Mac could be forced into a coma

Some Apple Macs have a particularly terrible flaw that lets hackers sneak in and remain undetected, a security researcher has found. It means a hacker...

A VIEW TO A THRILL…

Lisbon has a new tourist attraction that allows visitors to have an unique experience of seeing the town from a vantage observation point built...
Cape Town geared for F1 track

Cape Town geared for F1 track

Ever wished you were in Monaco to watch some of the greatest Formula 1 racers zip across the tracks in some of the best...
Under Agueda's umbrella

Under Agueda’s umbrella

June might seem like an appropriate time to take out your umbrella, but in Portugal, the reason might be slightly different. A tradition that has...
YouBeep rolls out in Portuguese supermarket chains

YouBeep rolls out in Portuguese supermarket chains

Portuguese supermarket chains Lidl and Pingo Doce are rolling out a new app that was created by Portuguese start-up Xhockware. The app is called...

South Africans buy property to retire in Portugal

If you could choose a single place to retire one day, where would that be? It seems that Portugal is becoming ever more popular...
Alert - Islands bracing for dangerous tropical storm – Azores

Alert – Islands bracing for dangerous tropical storm – Azores

The Government of the Azores declared a state of emergency for today Friday, January 15, following warnings that tropical storm Alex,  a ‘category 1′ ...

Mass carp cull at Alentejo dams

Carp are being removed from dams in the Alentejo in order to relieve pressure on populations of black bass and barbels as a result...

António Guterres- A practicing Catholic, is in light of his religious...

When António Guterres takes the post as Secretary-General of the United Nations , in January 2017, just weeks before the inauguration of the new U.S....
Cape Town gets 'green' taxi rank

Cape Town gets ‘green’ taxi rank

From today more than 5 000 commuters will use the country's first 'green' public transport interchange, which generates its own electricity and receives its...
Portuguese scientists bust the pendulum clock conundrum

Portuguese scientists bust the pendulum clock conundrum

Everyone has seen a pendulum clock hanging either at there grandmothers house or at a antique shop, but did you know that if more...
The origin of the Portuguese oyster

The origin of the Portuguese oyster

It is said that oysters make for a good aphrodisiac, but whether there is truth in that is up to you to decide. However, if...