Cristiano Ronaldo Museum in Madeira Island 1 Madeira News 

Cristiano Ronaldo Museum in Madeira Island

Cristiano Ronaldo Museum opened in December 2013, museum boasts more than 130 trophies . The CR7 Museum Cristiano Ronaldo portrays the life story of the player Cristiano Ronaldo and shows the trophies won by the Portuguese international throughout his brilliant career. The 126 individual and collective trophies that have been won over the course of the Portuguese footballer’s career have been exhibited at Andorinha (Portugal), Nacional (Portugal), Sporting (Portugal), Manchester United (UK) and Real Madrid (Spain). Inauguration attended by many personalities The footballer was accompanied in the Region of Irina…

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Porto da Cruz in Madeira Island 2 LOCALS Madeira News 

Porto da Cruz in Madeira Island

Porto da Cruz title got here from a cross (cruz) that was positioned by the explorers on the bay as soon as used as port (porto). On the north coast of Madeira, Porto da Cruz is a metropolis with many sights. Amongst them, the meals nicely represented in native eating places. It is a very rural city solely well-known for its wine manufacturing whose significance is marked yearly in September, throughout the Grape Competition. Within the heart of the city, subsequent to the ocean, the cafes and eating places are…

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seabreezestudios Holidays homes HOTELS/ACCOMODATION Madeira News 

Sea Breeze Studios – Porto da Cruz Studios

Madeira Sea Breeze Studios: Rua Sousa e Freitas, Porto da Cruz, Madeira Portugal (351) 965 219 756 http://www.seabreezestudios.pt The village guards dramatic scenery, which fills your breast with fresh air and brings total tranquillity, where peace and quiet are part of everyday life. The microclimate with mild temperatures throughout the year, in accordance with the characteristics of the location, allows you to enjoy various outdoor activities, including: surfing, diving, fishing, paragliding, mountain biking, and hiking the famous “Levadas”, inserted in nature with all its splendour. Porto da Cruz Studios Here, the options…

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Madeira considered one of “10 best islands in the world” 3 Madeira News 

Madeira considered one of “10 best islands in the world”

Madeira the pearl of the Atlantic! Placing sixth, Madeira is one of the only two European islands on the list, alongside Santorini (Greece). Portugal’s beautiful Madeira Island has been considered one of the “10 best islands in the world” by visitors of travel website Tripadvisor. “The capital city of Funchal was settled in the 15th century and is a colourful collection of gardens, religious sites, and quirky tourist attractions like the thatched-roof Madeira Story Centre,” the website says. TripAdvisor recommends hiking the summit of Pico Ruivo (pictured) to “feel like…

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Madeira Events 4 EVENTS Madeira News 

Madeira Events

Further information consult the Tourist Entertainment Calendars for Madeira Island Carnival Festivities 11th to 18th February – Entertainment in downtown Funchal 14th February– Great Allegoric Carnival Parade 17th February – Slapstick Parade Madeira Island Open (PGA European Tour) 19th to 22nd March Madeira Flower Festival 16th to 22nd April – Entertainment in downtown Funchal 18th April – The Wall of Hope Ceremony 19th April – Great Allegoric Flower Parade Atlantic Festival 6th, 13th, 20st and 27th June – Music and Fireworks Display Madeira Wine Rally 30th July to 1st August…

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Madeira elected Europe's Leading Island Destination 5 LOCALS Madeira News PORTO SANTO 

Madeira elected Europe’s Leading Island Destination

For the second year in a row, Madeira Islands were elected by the “World Travel Awards” organization as Europe’s Leading Island Destination for 2014. Madeira competed in this category alongside with tourist destinations such as the Canary Islands, the Balearic Islands, Sardinia, Malta and Cyprus. The World Travel Awards takes place annually and recognises, awards and celebrates excellence in all sectors of the tourism industry worldwide. Votes followed an evaluation undertaken mostly by tourism professionals and travel agents located in over 200 countries worldwide. Hotels should also be congratulated for…

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Gallo d'Oro restaurant Il retains Michelin star 6 Madeira News PRODUCTS Restaurants 

Gallo d’Oro restaurant Il retains Michelin star

Awarded for the first time in 2009, is the very first and only restaurant to receive this differentiation from Madeira so far. Il Gallo d’Oro Restaurant ( The Cliff Bay resort in Funchal), watched again the 7th successive year old its Michelin star at the very influential mention restaurants in the Earth, that the Michelin Guide. The award has been first announced in Marbella (Spain) in the gala presentation of this Michelin Guide Portugal and Spain at 2015. Gallo d’Oro restaurant Launch of book ‘Madeira by Chef Benoît Sinthon‘ The…

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The statue of Cristiano Ronaldo in Madeira Island 7 Madeira Island News Madeira News TRAVEL 

The statue of Cristiano Ronaldo in Madeira Island

Cristiano Ronaldo opened on Sunday (December 23), in Madeira, his own statue, which will be to remember, in the Sea Square in Funchal, this native son who became a global star. The statue was sculpted in bronze by artist Ricardo Veloza and measures 3.40 meters in height. The statue of Cristiano Ronaldo Accompanied by his mother Dolores Aveiro and son Cristiano Ronaldo, the captain of the Portuguese national team that was recalled in Madeira where he built the “foundations of life and football,” with his family. Grateful and motivated by…

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Madeira fireworks promises to surprise again 9 EVENTS Madeira News TRAVEL 

Madeira fireworks promises to surprise again

This is the most important tourist attraction of Madeira, was internationally recognized by Guinness World Records book in 2006, as “the greatest fire fireworks show in the world“, and this year the show will again be grand and full light, is what the company promises Macedos Pyrotechnics. Madeira fireworks This year’s theme “Madeira Diamond Light“, created by designers of Macedo, was inspired by the fact that on January 1 to start the International Year of Light. They will be “fired” more than 130 thousand rockets, about 29 tons of fire…

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