(2 min read) The Madeira Flower Festival (Festa da Flor) is a tribute to spring, and consists of floral displays, music and a parade which runs the capital of Madeira, with allegorical floats, fresh flowers and costumes.
(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.
Reading time: 1 min Have you ever heard of the Festa dos Fachos (torch festival) in Machico? It is one of the oldest traditions celebrated on the island. It originates back in the 16th Century Read more…