Madeira

New apartments to rise in the city's Sawmill area

Construction of the 58-unit Madeira Crossing at 1741 Bellamah NW is expected to get under way soon. (Courtesy of Dekker Perich Sabatini)<p>ALBUQUERQUE, …

Albuquerque

British Airways Europe flash sale – one way flights from £23!

<b>British Airways has launched a short flash sale on many of its European routes</b>. The headline prices are as low as you will ever see, with headline …

Europe

Trans Madeira Enduro Mountain Bike Adventure

A new mountain bike event for 2018 will take you across Madeira<p>The land of the eternal spring. Where Pablo Escobar built his drug empire in the heart …

Mountain Biking

5 Surprisingly Tropical Islands To Visit In Europe

To be honest, even the words “tropical islands to visit in Europe” is guaranteed to garner a few raised eyebrows!<p>Europe is known for being a lot of …

Beaches

Madeira: 10 great ideas for your visit - Travel with Penelope & Parker

Madeira was the icing on the travel year cake for us in 2017. When we arrived on the stunning mid-Atlantic island, the only thing we knew was that …

Europe

Why is it so difficult to make a good sculpture of Cristiano Ronaldo?

<b>(CNN) —</b> He is one of the most recognizable stars in the world. One of the greatest footballers to have ever played the beautiful game. But Cristiano Ronaldo does not have much luck when it comes to statues and sculptures.<p>To mark this year's World Cup in Russia, an ice sculpture of the Real Madrid …

Soccer

Madeira's Jack Cravaack, a Purdue football signee, leaves lofty two-sport legacy

After committing to Purdue football, Madeira's Jack Cravaack could have quit basketball, but he didn't, leaving behind a lofty legacy in both sports

College & University

Ronaldo never imagined a photo like this

Cristiano Ronaldo took advantage of Madeira’s New Year for a special photo of 15 of the most important individual trophies he has won in his career: …

Cristiano Ronaldo

Fabulous Good Value Fortified Wines To Put You In The Holiday Mood

Delicious fortified wines like Port or Madeira are a relative bargain compared with non-fortified reds and whites, and what makes them perfect for the long holiday season is their ability to deliver amazing flavors even after being opened for several weeks, and some up to a few months. There are …

GARDENS AND PARKS - Legendary Travel DMC Madeira Portugal

Madeira is well known for its gardens and parks with a great diversity of flowers, plants and trees. You will find them all over the island, and the …

Europe

How to make a Christmas Pudding Martini

ES Lifestyle Newsletter<p>Giving the classic Christmas spread a new spin can be tricky, but this recipe might be just the crowd pleaser you need to take …

Recipes

How a Thirst for Portuguese Wine Fueled the American Revolution

Madeira taxes stoked tensions, then paid for the war.<p>In the summer of 1775, as General George Washington outfitted his first mobile headquarters for …

Wine

It's a rum thing: Madeira's lost spirit gets a boost

FUNCHAL, Portugal (Reuters) - The Portuguese island of Madeira is best known for its eponymous fortified wine, but it was not always king of drinks alone -- there was rum, too.<p>The island, out in the Atlantic and closer to the northwest coast of Africa than Lisbon, still has a few rum distilleries. …

Liquor

It's a rum thing - Madeira's lost spirit gets a boost

FUNCHAL, Portugal (Reuters) - The Portuguese island of Madeira is best known for its eponymous fortified wine, but it was not always king of drinks alone -- there was rum, too.<p>Roberto Andrade, who runs the Madeira Rum House, poses with his collection of rums in Funchal, Portugal, December 8, 2017. …

Liquor

Video Highlights: Extreme Sailing Series Cabo >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

The eighth and final event of the 2017 Extreme Sailing Series™ was held November 30 to December 3 in Los Cabos, Mexico. Eight international teams …

Sailing

NEW: Topics of the Week 12/11/17 - Intro/Certified - Study Forums

Welcome back, everyone!<p>Discussion topics are linked below for this week.<p>Introductory & Certified: Madeira<p>Advanced: Viticulture Hazards<p>Masters: Sake

Wine

Madeira, The Island That Helped Invent Capitalism

Madeira is known today for its wines and tourism, but visitors may little suspect it was one of the birthplaces of capitalism. According to some …

Christopher Columbus

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo wins his fifth Ballon D’or

FUNCHAL, MADEIRA, PORTUGAL - DECEMBER 29: A general view of the Cristiano Ronaldo CR7 Museum, including four Balon D'or statues, on December 29, 2016 …

Soccer

New five-day european enduro for 2018, the Trans Madeira - MBR

Have your enduro cake and eat it<p>After a well-received 2017 round of the EWS comes news of new Trans Madeira multi-day enduro race taking place on …

Mountain Biking

Pappadeaux Snapper Ponchartrain Recipe

Combine reserved shrimp shells, chopped vegetables and water in a large stockpot; simmer over medium heat until liquid is reduced to 3 cups, about 30 …

Seafood

Maritimo X series building momentum

by Maritimo 1 Dec 13:39 GMT<p>Renders of the X60 showing the beach club aft © Maritimo<p><b>Iconic Australian luxury cruiser manufacturer, Maritimo, has</b> …

Sailing

Not so great Cristiano Ronaldo sculpture gets a much better version

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo sure has a nice face, but you wouldn't figure that from the bust that was made in his honour earlier this year.<p>Created …

Soccer

Real Madrid have unveiled a new bust of Cristiano Ronaldo – and this one looks just like him

A Spanish sculptor has created a new bust of Cristiano Ronado, and this one carries an uncanny likeness to the Real Madrid forward.<p>In March a bizarre …

Soccer

Artist's new Ronaldo bust helps people forget horror show in Madeira

Cristiano Ronaldo finally has a bust that won't creep people out.<p>After one artist's disastrous attempt to pay homage to the Portuguese star with a …

Sculpture

Are Everton and Liverpool set to battle over Nigeria international full-back?

Liverpool and Everton will do battle in a fortnight at Anfield in the latest Merseyside derby.<p>But it seems the neighbours could also be scrapping it …

Liverpool FC