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Airlines that fly to and from Madeira
- May 26, 2008 - 2:57:59 PM
So you have decided to visit Madeira and want to know how to get to the enchanting island. Most travel is done by air. However, some exceptions exist, and even travel by ferry boat will be possible between the mainland (Portim„o in the Algarve) and Funchal city harbour.
- Apr 21, 2007 - 10:22:53 PM
Introduction to our presentation of places in Madeira.
The Quintas of Madeira and Portugal today - a socio-political reflection
- Jun 10, 2008 - 10:42:16 AM
Quintas in Madeira and Portugal have undergone many changes in their socio-political status over the centuries. The importance of the Quinta as an important cultural icon of Portugal has seen a resurgence recently and many efforts have been made to recoup what little has been left intact. We provide a small introduction into its socio-politico past in this article.
What is a "Quinta"?
- Jun 10, 2008 - 10:20:33 AM
Quintas have become important jewels of Portuguese heritage and culture. For a long time, however, Madeira and Portugal struggled to identify with these "tokens" of a sometimes very difficult feudal and aristocratic past. Only recently have authorities undertaken efforts to preserve what was left of this precious manifestation of cultural treasure.
Getting married in Madeira
- Jun 8, 2008 - 8:48:01 PM
Foreign nationals wanting to get married in Madeira need to follow the legal requirements for being able to do so. Read what happened to Boris and Joanne and find out what to be prepared for before you travel to Madeira to tie the knot