Madeira, Portugal Newswire

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  1. New market study, "Monarch Holdings Limited : Company Profile and SWOT Analysis", has been publishedRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | PR-inside.com

    ... its holiday destinations across Croatia, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Italy, Madeira, Portugal, Spain and Turkey. It also provides other services, such as bookings for hotels and villas, holiday packages, car hire and insurance ...

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  2. Celebs who own islands: Is Kim buying North an island?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2012 | Canada Online Explorer

    ... no surprise the beloved actor would buy a place north of the border. (C.Smith/WENN.com) Steven Spielberg Madeira, Portugal: The award-winning director is said to own an island in Madeira. It's reported to have a vacation residence used just by his ...

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  3. Beauty and decayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | TrekEarth

    They often stand very close together! A sunlit decent private villa in Funchal in immediate vicinity to an estate in shadow and ruins, as it can freqently be noticed on Madeira. The lack of space and close neighbourhood to winded footpaths and a crowded, crooked street are also remarkable.

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  4. Madeira densityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | TrekEarth

    For those who do not recognize the situation: This is a major city exceeding 100.000 inhabitants, named Funchal and given the honour of being Madeira's capital almost 500 years ago. View uphill, taken inside the cable car from Funchal port up to the pilgrimage and summer recreation village of Monte.

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  5. Lives Lived: Mabel Alberta Flint, 98Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | The Globe and Mail

    ... dancing. As a girl she saw a magazine photograph of people riding wicker sleds down the cobbled streets of Madeira, Portugal, and said, "I'm going to do that some day." Of course, she did. She went on a walking tour of Quebec City at the age of 95. ...

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  6. Mandarin compulsory as Portuguese town seeks foothold in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 2 | South China Morning Post

    ... on its youth to secure a new foothold in the Asian giant. The small industrial town of Sao Joao da Madeira, Portugal's shoe capital which specialises in luxury models, has now made Mandarin compulsory for its 8- and 9-year-olds. And the government, ...

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  7. New Market Report: Portugal Credit Cards: Market UpdateRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 1 | PR-inside.com

    It contains detailed data on market dynamics along with latest industry happenings, industry players in Portugal. "Portugal Credit Cards: Market Update" provides a top-level overview and detailed insight into the operating environment of the Credit Cards market in Portugal.

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  8. Christmas cruises for singles: Treat yourself to the gift of sunshineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Mirror.co.uk

    If you're going to be spending Christmas on your own, get out from under that duvet and hop on board a cruise - the scenery will change daily and you'll get to meet new people. For instance, six nights sailing around the Mediterranean with Cruise Nation costs from just A 599 with a free night in Nice before the Costa Deliziosa sets sail for Savona, Messina, Valletta, before arriving on Christmas Day at Civitavecchia , then back to Savona.

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  9. Madeira to honour footballer RonaldoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | West Australian

    The Atlantic island of Madeira, the birthplace of Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo, is planning to erect a monument to the Real Madrid soccer star, which will be unveiled on December 21. The daily published a special eight-page supplement on the player, highlighting that the aim of the monument is to maintain Ronaldo's name forever, to be remembered by future generations. Ronaldo, who was born in Funchal - the capital of Portugal's Madeira archipelago - in February 1985, has a museum in the city run by his family and exhibiting the trophies won during his career.

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  10. Organic Gardening Ideas To Maximize Your Garden's PossibilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | LivePressWorld

    There are a lot of gardens that look resplendent and vibrant. However, to achieve a glorious display of colour, artificial pesticides and fertilisers may have been sprinkled around the grounds in excessive quantities.

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  11. Study reveals that evening daylight plays role in increasing physical activity among childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | Medical News

    ... were studied in nine countries (England, Australia, USA, Norway, Denmark, Estonia, Switzerland, Brazil and Madeira, Portugal). The researchers examined associations between the time of sunset and physical activity levels, measured via waist-worn ...

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  12. A Pope with infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | TrekEarth

    The late Pope John Paul II seems to receive great devotion on the island of Madeira. Several streets have been given his name. His statue stands in front of Madeira's bishop seat "Se Catedral" at Funchal, including water hydrant, public waste bin, street lights and the inevitable flowers.

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  13. Time for Change: Additional Daylight Saving Could Improve Public HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2010 | Science Daily

    ... were studied in nine countries (England, Australia, USA, Norway, Denmark, Estonia, Switzerland, Brazil and Madeira, Portugal). The researchers examined associations between the time of sunset and physical activity levels, measured via waist-worn ...

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  14. Time for change - additional daylight saving could improve public healthRead the original story

    Friday Oct 24 | PressReleasePoint

    ... were studied in nine countries (England, Australia, USA, Norway, Denmark, Estonia, Switzerland, Brazil and Madeira, Portugal). The researchers examined associations between the time of sunset and physical activity levels, measured via waist-worn ...

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  15. Time for change-additional daylight saving could improve public healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... were studied in nine countries (England, Australia, USA, Norway, Denmark, Estonia, Switzerland, Brazil and Madeira, Portugal). The researchers examined associations between the time of sunset and physical activity levels, measured via waist-worn ...

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  16. Time for change -- additional daylight saving could improve public healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | EurekAlert!

    ... were studied in nine countries (England, Australia, USA, Norway, Denmark, Estonia, Switzerland, Brazil and Madeira, Portugal). The researchers examined associations between the time of sunset and physical activity levels, measured via waist-worn ...

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  17. Flying bike - IIRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | TrekEarth

    A street scene from Xanthi ! Don't ask me why this bike hangs there over the huge portal. Maybe due to security reasons ? Xanthi den bir sokak gA rA1 4ntA1 4sA1 4 ! O bisiklet'in, OsmanlA dan kalma bu taAY binanA n kapA sA nA n A1 4stA1 4nde ne iAYi var diye sormayA n bana, belki de A alA mnasA n diye oraya asmA AYlardA r, kimbilir ? Merhaba Mesut, I love the idea of a bicycle being chained up, high in the air, for security reasons! It would take a skilled mountain climber with bolt clippers to steal that! The light is lovely, bringing out the warm colours and textures of the stones, and casting delicate shadows across the whole.

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  18. Madeira in a nutshellRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | TrekEarth

    View from pilgrimage church Nossa Senhora do Monte (600 m above sea level) over the Monte botanical gardens and the roofs of Funchal down to the port - at the given time lacking a cruise ship.

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  19. Jet2.com B738 near Funchal on Oct 13th 2014, engine shut down in flightRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | AVHerald

    A Jet2.com Boeing 737-800, registration G-GDFY performing flight LS-155 from Glasgow,SC to Tenerife Sur Sofia Reina,CI with 197 people on board, was enroute at FL350 over the Atlantic Ocean about 80nm north of Funchal when the crew declared emergency reporting an engine failure. The crew secured the engine, descended the aircraft to FL250 and continued to Tenerife, where the aircraft landed safely about 75 minutes later.

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  20. Maritime evolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | TrekEarth

    A cruise ship in the port of Funchal / Madeira, accompanied by a seaworthy replica of Columbus' ship "Santa Maria" in original size, in use for whalewatching tours around Madeira. View from Jardim Botanico over the roofs of Funchal.

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