Madeira island feast - Panelo Feast in São Vicente 1 EVENTS 

Madeira island feast – Panelo Feast in São Vicente

Panelo Feast 2014 “Festa do Panelo” Chão da Ribeira do Seixal – São Vicente January 26th Madeira Island Feast This is a famous and old Madeira tradition enjoyed with a special feeling by the local residents of Seixal, a small village located near Porto Moniz.This social gathering takes place at Chão da Ribeira, on the last Sunday morning of the month of January, where  families come together to prepare the “Panelo”, a culinary dish made of vegetables and blood sausage, very similar to “Cozido á Portuguesa” (Portuguese stew).This commemoration also…

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São Vicente Excursions 

Caves and the Volcano of São Vicente (Grutas de São Vicente)

If you go to the north coast of Madeira, be sure to visit two important centers of science and knowledge, and the Volcano Caves of Sao Vicente . This center manages to combine culture and education with leisure and entertainment through audio-visual projections that recreate volcanic eruptions and the ‘ birth ‘ of an island. Here you can also visit the famous Caves of Sao Vicente ( which already existed and which were included in the Center for Volcanology ) and stroll through the beautiful gardens planted with endemic flora…

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