Friday, September 21, 2018

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,...

Who’s your top Portuguese fashion designer?

Take a deeper look and get to know 4 Portuguese fashion designers to date. Luís Buchinho born in Setúbal in 1969, is a Portuguese fashion designer....
Airport

Lisbon airport the old gateway to freedom…

The Portuguese Government and ANA, the National Airports Authority, have signed last week  a memorandum of understanding that chooses the Montijo Air Force base...
Cape Minstrels make history

Cape Minstrels make history

In what has been hailed as historic, this year’s minstrel carnival through the streets of Cape Town will be run by minstrels themselves. This comes...
Nicky Rebelo's staged success

Nicky Rebelo’s dramatic success

Actor, writer and director, the Jozi born Nicky Rebelo, finds himself nestled neatly between the mountain and the sea of Muizenberg in the Mother...
Tygerberg pumped for unique cardiac centre

Tygerberg pumped for unique cardiac centre

A pioneering cardiac service in radial angiography, currently not available elsewhere on the continent, will now be offered at a new cardiac care centre...

Carina Marques Frazão to represent SA in Portugal

Carina Marques Frazão the winner of Miss Portugal South Africa 2016 will go to Portugal and represent the Portuguese Community of South Africa and take...

President Donald Trump contacts António Guterres

Donald Trump and United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres  have introduced each other over a  phone conversation. The two had “a very positive discussion on US/UN...

Following his father’s footsteps

It’s not every day that you find someone who is willing to follow in their father’s footsteps...literally. Michael Wood, a British expat who now finds...
Portugal's underpaid graduates

Portugal’s underpaid graduates

For those who are lucky enough and know what they want to do after school, going to university seems to be the next logical...

Andreia Pinto-Correia’s prestigious award

Andreia Pinto-Correia has waved the Portuguese flag quite high as she has been awarded the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation’ 2015 Fellowship. This is one...

Five tips for Christmas

Christmas is just two days away everyone and there are still some of us wondering what we are going to do, what are we...
Two men saved from Madeiran sea

Two men saved from Madeiran sea

The sea can be a cruel place sometimes to have a career as two men discovered recently. However, the problems they incurred were not your...
move out of the way emplastro

Move out of the way Emplastro!

We have all done it at least once in our lives... the photobomb. If you’re not sure what it is, then let me educate...