Christmas Desserts Around the World!

The holiday season! That time of year when we forget all the exercise, diets, calories, and bikini at beach vacation time ... This is the time of year we cannot live without the Christmas desserts. Last year we posted some sweet suggestions (See Post) but there are so many options that we decided to give… Continue reading Christmas Desserts Around the World!

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New Year in Albufeira & Funchal!

Albufeira, Algarve Albufeira has become an increasingly popular destination for the New Year Celebration, presenting an attractive entertainment program at Praia dos Pescadores which includes concerts and fireworks display followed by nationally renowned DJ. The New Year program also includes the Solrir Humor Festival Event and the “Medieval Paderne” where the old center of the… Continue reading New Year in Albufeira & Funchal!


Christmas: The Beginning & Christmas Tree

During the first 3 centuries of Christianity, the birth of Jesus was not celebrated. The religious celebrations were based on Epiphany on January 6, commemorating the arrival of the Magi after the birth of Jesus and the Passover, celebrating its resurrection. The earliest record on the celebration of Christmas comes from the time of the… Continue reading Christmas: The Beginning & Christmas Tree