Sunday, November 19, 2017

Sara Sampaio has blood on her face

Victoria's Secrets Portuguese model Sara Sampaio celebrated Halloween wearing a Little Red Riding Hood costume with an horror twist, as she partied with fellow...

Catalonia and Portugal shared destiny

The history of Catalonia and Portugal is linked by shared events that marked the destiny of both peoples forever. The occupation of Portugal by Spain in 1580...

Academia do Bacalhau of Cape Town “Goes Airborne”

This year the Academia do Bacalhau of Cape Town is celebrating the 49th Anniversary with the lunch on the 2nd of November, at the...

Portuguese Armed Forces take over fire control

The government has decided to widen the involvement of the Portuguese Armed Forces in the role of combat and prevention fires in Portugal. Portuguese Air...

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 Steak, Egg & Chips

This almost doesn’t qualify for being a recipe, since there are so few ingredients. This steak, egg & chips recipe from the Secret Jozi...

Portugal’s latest heart throb: Francisco Henriques

22 year old Francisco Henriques has been modelling full time for just over a year after entering a model contest. This new face has...

Portuguese convent damaged during filming?

The film-maker Terry Gilliam has denied allegations that a famous Portuguese convent was damaged during the shooting of his long-delayed take on Don Quixote,...

Megadroughts in Portugal?

Portugal could be subject to “megadroughts” lasting for many years by the end of the century, according to climate models drawn up by researchers...

Who is Georgina Rodriguez?

Georgina Rodriguez, 22, grew up in Jaca, a city which is located in northeastern Spain and is part of the province of Heusca, near...

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...
Cod cakes

Captain Duarte’s Salt Cod Cakes

Ingredients: 1 pound salted cod fish 2 large potatoes, peeled and cubed 1 teaspoon seafood seasoning ground black pepper to taste 1/2 cup chopped...

Monte Rei named Portugal’s best golf club

Following all the accolades the Algarve has been getting for beautiful beaches and top resorts, Monte Rei golf course has been voted the best...