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Atlantic Festival in Madeira, June 2014 – Arts, Music & Fireworks

Atlantic Festival in Madeira, June 2014 – Arts, Music & Fireworks

By | June 6, 2014 at 6:14 pm | No comments

Summer 2014 has officially begun on the Island of Madeira. The Atlantic Festival is Madeira’s month-long celebration of arts, music and culture. Lots of fun scheduled throughout June, but certainly the highlights occur on Saturday nights with a major fireworks and music. The...

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Madeira Festival of Flowers 2014 – Funchal, 1-7 May

Madeira Festival of Flowers 2014 – Funchal, 1-7 May

By | May 1, 2014 at 9:08 am | No comments

Once again, the city of Funchal on the Portuguese island of Madeira celebrates Spring with a brilliant…and fragrant…weeklong spectacle. It’s the Madeira Festival of Flowers 2014. Buildings, parks, streets and children (!) all get decorated during the festivities. This...

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Madeira Film Festival 2014 – 21-27 April, Funchal

Madeira Film Festival 2014 – 21-27 April, Funchal

By | April 10, 2014 at 2:26 pm | No comments

Madeira is a unique destination for many reasons, but perhaps most exceptionally, for its natural beauty. Whether it’s the lush green of the forests, or the clear blue of the ocean, Madiera has a rich and diverse landscape. What better backdrop can there be to hold a film...

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Carnival 2014 in Funchal, Madeira – 26 February to 5 March

Carnival 2014 in Funchal, Madeira – 26 February to 5 March

By | February 22, 2014 at 3:24 pm | No comments

Carnival season is here…and no one celebrates these pre-Lenten festivities quite like the city and people of Funchal on Madeira Island. For eight days, the city is decorated with in festive colors and lights. Residents and visitors alike flood the streets in brightly adorned...

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Atlantic Festival in Madeira, June 2012 – Arts, Music & Fireworks

Atlantic Festival in Madeira, June 2012 – Arts, Music & Fireworks

By | June 4, 2012 at 8:47 am | No comments

Summer 2012 has officially begun on the Island of Madeira. The Atlantic Festival is Madeira’s month-long celebration of arts, music and culture. Lots of fun scheduled throughout June, but certainly the highlights occur on Saturday nights with a major fireworks and music. The...

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Art Deco – What a Wonderful World in Madeira through 29 September 2011

Art Deco – What a Wonderful World in Madeira through 29 September 2011

By | April 17, 2011 at 1:31 pm | No comments

Art deco is always a crowd favorite. This decorative art, popular in the early 20th century, is a distinctive streamline style that decorated everything from jewelry to skyscrapers. Art Deco is also an artistic movement beloved by international art collector José Berardo. He...

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