On this day, the main streets in the centre of Funchal will be invaded by lights of all sizes and colours to produce designs that are very representative of the island’s symbology and the time of year. One week later, on 30 November, the outskirts of Funchal will also be lit up transforming Funchal into a real, life-size “nativity scene”.
On the 23rd of November the charismatic Portuguese fado singer Mariza will perform at the Madeira Technopolo in a joint concert with the Classical Orchestra of Madeira. Mariza Reus Nunes, born in Mozambique but with the soul moulded in Mouraria, has achieved successes with performances in Central Park in New York, in the Centro Cultural de BelÃ©m, at the Royal
This year I have seen over more than 40.000 pictures of Madeira. That would mean that I have been watching about 266 snapshots per day … that is 11 photographs per hour. You might think that that is the only thing I do all day … watching pictures and not having a life. Wrong. I do have ways to get