The Link between Madeira and Curaçao

Madeiraful Editor/ November 13, 2017/ Culture, Food, Island, Madeira Islands, Past, People

All over the world you will find people with Madeiran blood in their veins, and one of them is Curaçao. Curaçao is one of the former Dutch or Netherlands Antilles, formed by two groups of islands, one to the north of the Lesser Antilles (Saba, Saint Eustatius and Saint Martin or the SSS islands) and the other one off the coast

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Discount

Madeiraful Editor/ November 8, 2017/ Blog, Business, Madeira Islands

Everybody loves discounts, correct? But is it always a good thing to get? It totally depends on the background situation. Getting a discount on clothing as the new season rolls around feels great. The retailer needs to move the merchandise to make space for new items. That is good for both parties. But companies will never give huge discounts on

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Allergies and eating out on Madeira

Madeiraful Editor/ November 3, 2017/ Blog, Madeira, Madeira Islands, Tips

Eating out is a great part of the holiday fun, it is an important part of exploring new cultures and flavours. What better way to get to know a new destination than to eat what the locals eat and enjoy the typical food of your new surroundings? But when you have allergies for certain ingredients it can be more challenging to enjoy

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Madeira Video of the Day

levadeiro/ August 9, 2017/ Madeira, Madeira Islands, Video

This video shows the approach into Funchal-Madeira airport, starting at 5000ft. You can here and see Airbus standard operating procedures and checklists and LIVE ATC in the background giving clearances. Source: https://youtu.be/nyDfE-b1c7E

Madeira Video of the Day

levadeiro/ July 20, 2017/ Madeira, Madeira Islands, Video

Madeira – 2017 – Sneak Peek. Video by Adam Butler. https://t.co/5IdjxFkhGI #sharingmadeira #madeiraful #visitmadeira pic.twitter.com/C44CC2qa1X — Madeira Islands (@Madeira) July 20, 2017

The customer is not always king

levadeiro/ April 5, 2016/ People, Uncategorized

For me the way people treat restaurant staff reveals a person’s character. Customers who treat waiters as ‘slaves’ or ‘servants’ … I consider them as the ‘scum of earth’ and not ‘kings’. A man (or woman) who, for no reason, is actively unpleasant to waiters .. my advice is to avoided them. Also those who patronize waiters and other service

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XCS, the new digital information sickness?

levadeiro/ June 5, 2014/ Life

XCS is a term disambiguated from the word excess. It means: Consumption of too much information from traditional sources (newspapers, magazines) and digital sources (Internet, phones, television). The word XCS is a neologism. Or is it a protologism? Neologisms are words and terms that have recently been coined, generally do not appear in any dictionary, but may be used widely

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Interview with Ecomusicalis

levadeiro/ July 14, 2013/ Interview, Madeira, Music, Video

Music with nature becomes perfect and has its cause. It is born from equilibrium. Equilibrium is born of what is fair, what is fair is born from the sense of the world.