The cocktail took place on the 20th and we all enjoyed it. Thank you Bordal – Bordados da Madeira, and Quinta do Furão for the catering. “Bordal – Bordados da Madeira” challenged Madeira Official Tourist Guides to present a table decorated with Madeira Embroidery and inspired by Madeira’s nature: “Levadas”.
Autumn is here and Madeira dresses up with its colours without forgetting that Spring is always around.
After the famous summer holidays, busy and joyful, we could think that entertainment was about to finish, right? Wrong. The sun is still here, warming up everybody. Fall is a romantic season on Madeira…We’re waiting for you to join us:
There is no reward greater than positive feedback from the travel agent, saying that everything was great and that all the guests were amazed by Madeira!
Keen on tropical plants? Then this is the garden for you in Madeira!
I recommend a visit to the gardens of Madeira, especially in the winter months. as you can leave behind the snow and frost, and have the pleasure of enjoying a perpetual spring
Spring has awaken, everybody might say. Indeed the season of beauty is felt in the air with flowers blooming everywhere
I won’t call it Paradise. That’s too much of a cliché…
Please note that there was a change in the programme, as follows: The two concerts on the 22nd and 30th december by Associação Amigos do Conservatório de Musica da Madeira, will be at 18:00 and not at 21:00.
The Gift That Gives knowledge 🎁
December is very special. From the first to the last day of this month we will be celebrating with joy and gracefulness
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The Essence of Wine – “Essência do Vinho”, is the main event for wine tasting experience in Portugal.
From October 2nd to 7th – Nature Festival:
Madeira official Tourst Guides returned enriched from the conference about “Flemish Paintings in the Island of Madeira
The ceremony of enthronement of Prince Albert II of Monaco held by the Confraternity of Madeira Wine
Botanical name: Ceiba speciosa Common name: Pink floss-silk tree
Columbus was Italian, we first learned at school, the son of a weaver. Then this fell out of favour, and we were asked to see Columbus as an aristocrat, probably Portuguese
The program of the Wine Festival for the coming days:
Christopher Columbus spend some days in paradisiacal Porto Santo Island. To celebrate his passage, Vila Baleira becomes a stage during this weekend:
Yesterday and today some of the official Tourist Guides took part in the workshop under the theme “Endemic trees of Madeira”.
Portugal is the winner country in the 25th edition of the World Travel Awards with 36 awards.
Botanical name: Tipuana tipu Common name: Pride of Bolivia, Rosewood
Here are our June 2018 highlights:
Botanical Name: Kigelia africana Common Name: Sausage Tree
May is here, and I couldn’t be happier. Madeira is lush with spring blossoms and new leaves at the moment.
Botanical name: Erythrina crista-galli Common Name: Cockspur Coral Tree, Cry-baby Tree
Happy Easter everyone! It’s April and spring and with it comes the amazing Flower Festival that everyone should experience at least once in their life.
Botanical name: Plumeria rubra Common name: Frangipani, Temple Tree, Plumeria, “Teeth Tree”
March highlights in Madeira
February Highligts in Madeira No matter which month of the year you choose to visit Madeira, there’s always something wonderful to see and do. See below Madeira’s pick of February highlights, or search the agenda and here for even more events. Carnival Festivities February 7th to 18th Carnival is one of Madeira Islands main tourist… Read More
Botanical name: Brachychiton acerifolius Common name: Australian flame tree
The Event Guide for 2018, from January 1st to December 31st, with the main events that are part of the annual calendar of the whole region has been presented.
Botanical name: Jacaranda mimosifolia Common name: Jacaranda
Botanical Name: Spathodea campanulata Common Name: African Tulip Tree or Fountain Tree
Come out and explore Funchal and Madeira! Find everything on our events calendar, from festivals and seasonal events, to workshops and concerts.