(2 min read) In 1419 Tristão Vaz Teixceira, Bartolomeu Perestrelo and João Gonçalves Zarco have discovered and populated Porto Santo and Madeira Island. A brief history of that discovery and the followed settlement.
(2 min read) Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, a nature lover, visited Madeira Island not only because of his landscape, the flowers, the beautiful scenes for his paintings, but also to recover from the fatigue and illness which he started to suffer in those days.
(2 min read) Many streets are decorated with Christmas light decorations, in various ways. Each year it is a surprise to see which decorations are newly designed and it is always a pleasure to see old ´friends´ again.
(3 min read) The Madeira weather can be considered as a subtropical climate that is very smooth and soft. This is thanks to the location of Madeira Islands, in the eastern part of the North Atlantic