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100 Years Ago: The Miracle of Fátima

  Regardless of your religious beliefs, tomorrow is a special day in Portugal. It will be the 100th anniversary of the first apparition of Our Lady of Fátima. Pope Francis…

Porto Santo beach

Is Porto Santo Island Worth Visiting?

  “Is Porto Santo worth going to?” I recently got this question from a friend who’s honeymooning in Madeira (just like I did!) and wanted to know whether this little…

Facing Palácio Nacional de Mafra

The Mafra National Palace in Numbers

  If you’re like me, you love learning new facts and sharing them with others (although maybe not to the point where you have to create a whole blog around…