Funchal has a new face 2 Madeira News 

Funchal has a new face

The Praça do Povo opened last November 8, 2014, giving a new image to the sea front of Funchal. Funchal grown and is more beautiful with this intervention was born the Praça do Povo, a work of the vice-presidency of the regional government responsibility. The last phase of the reconstruction front sea Funchal is the berth for cruise ships due to be completed next year in May. As a result of time of 20 February 2010 and due to the essential and urgent dredging of the end portions of the…

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Festas da Sé – Funchal

May 25 to June 2 The streets surrounding the Funchal Cathedral come alive at the end of May during the Festas da Sé – a typical Madeiran arraial (street party). Festas da Sé Local restaurants in Rua de João Tavira, Rua do Bispo, Rua da Queimada de Cima, Rua da Queimada de Baixo and Rua dos Ferreiros feature special traditional menus and offer a wide selection of local food and wine. The streets are beautifully decorated for the occasion and entertainment includes music from singing groups and brass bands. Festas…

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Funchal is the second best Portuguese city to visit 3 LOCALS Madeira Island News TRAVEL 

Funchal is the second best Portuguese city to visit

Lisbon is the best city in Portugal to live , visit and invest , according to a ranking of Portuguese cities , released in early February , that take into account three dimensions : Investment , Tourism and Talent . According to the ranking, prepared by the international consulting firm Bloom Consulting and the Lusa had access, ” Lisbon is a city apart from the rest because it surpasses them both regionally and nationally .” According to the company , the ranking was constructed using statistical data from official sources…

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34 Cruises expected in March in Funchal 4 Madeira Island News TRAVEL 

34 Cruises expected in March in Funchal

March will be a month of great movement of cruise ships in Funchal . In total, 34 cruisers , 10 different companies that will scale the jetty Pontinha . The companies that will make stops in Funchal will be the AIDAcruisses that have scales AIDAstella 5 , 4 and 1 AIDAblu AIDAluna , Thomson Holidays , we will have 5 scales liner Thomson Celebration , MSC Cruises , with 4 scales , 2 MSC Armonia , MSC Fantasia and 1 1 MSC Musica , Norwegian Cruise Lines, Norwegian Spirit 3…

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The 3rd Half Marathon Funchal take place this Sunday, March 2 5 EVENTS Madeira Island News 

The 3rd Half Marathon Funchal take place this Sunday, March 2

The Funchal Half Marathon is a sporting event of an international nature which takes place annually in the city of Funchal and that brings together athletes from many countries, in a trend more pronounced in leisure and recreation not forgetting of course the competitive part. The previous editions of the Funchal Half Marathon was a success and the Madeira Athletics Association, advances now with preparations for the 3rd edition that will be held on 2 March 2014. The course is almost entirely flat, in closed circuit, with an exceptional landscape…

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Accommodaton in Funchal – Resorts in Madeira

As important as the purpose of the journey is where replenish energy. The accommodation in Madeira is quite wide, from the exquisite honored traditional hotels, the modernity of the five star hotels, friendly hospitality of holiday cottages which allow close contact with nature or the traditional and welcoming the 5stars hotels Madeira. Madeira offers a wide range of quality accommodation to suit all tastes and pockets, where hospitality, personalized service, good taste and quality are the dominant features. The choice will always be yours, but our extensive experience can help…

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"Funchal Taste Discovery" come to Funchal snacking all night 6 Madeira News Restaurants 

“Funchal Taste Discovery” come to Funchal snacking all night

All Fridays = menu + drink = 3euros The ACIF – CCIM wants to streamline the center of Funchal and launched an initiative to ”  Taste Discover.” It is an event in cooperation with the catering establishments located between Broad Street and the Murças Square , in order to animate these arteries at the end of the week and promote the restoration industry . Funchal Taste Discovery All Fridays catering establishments adherents , identified by the flag “DISCOVERY OF FLAVORS” , will provide a menu consisting of a snack and…

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Cristiano Ronaldo hotel in Madeira may be soon

Is under wraps , but everything comes together for the Pestana Group and Madeiran footballer Cristiano Ronaldo interests would converge to the opening of a joint unit in Madeira . The administrator of the Pestana Group , Luigi Valle , has said that , on this matter, there is nothing that the group can act, and that , if any , will. Cristiano Ronaldo hotel However, because of not having said one clearly not , nor have taken the reverse, may imply the likelihood they have already been some contacts…

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