Portugal

Hero Basketball Player Restrained Angry Beachgoers Who Branded Crash Pilot A ‘Killer’ After Sunbather Deaths

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.08.2017 | UK

A hero sportsman has told how he helped keep a crowd of angry beachgoers from attacking two people whose light plane crash-landed on a beach, killing ...

Plane Crash Near Lisbon, Portugal, Kills Two Sunbathers After Emergency Beach Landing

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 03.08.2017 | UK

Two sunbathers have been killed after a light plane made an emergency landing on a beach near Lisbon. The Associated Press news agency reported the cr...

Portugal: A Definitive Guide To Algarve's Beautiful Southern Coast

Joey de Cordero | Posted 26.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Joey de Cordero

After experiencing the amazing scenic beaches, resorts, to admiring the beautiful Ochre coloured architecture of buildings there's always allot to explore. You will often find there is a vast selection of tourist attractions to be enjoyed by everyone whatever takes your fancy. If you want to get the most out of your ideal summer holiday and relaxing vacation Southern Algarve has it all.

Devastating Pictures Of Portugal's Raging Forest Fires Which Have Left At Least 62 Dead

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 18.06.2017 | UK

At least 62 people have died as raging forest fires have been sweeping through Portugal since Saturday in what the country’s prime minister has call...

You Can Now Buy Activewear Made From Coffee

The Huffington Post | Susan Devaney | Posted 14.06.2017 | UK Style

Sundried, a UK-based sportswear brand, has designed a new range for men and women made entirely from recycled waste. The ethical activewear fashion b...

McCann's 'Will Fight Portuguese Detective' Over Libel Case

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 30.04.2017 | UK

Kate and Gerry McCann have said they will challenge the Portuguese courts’ decision to clear retired detective Goncalo Amaral of breaching the count...

Plane Crashes Into Lidl Car Park Near Lisbon, Portugal

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 17.04.2017 | UK

A light aircraft has crashed into the car park of a Lidl supermarket in Portugal. The plane is reported to have exploded in mid-air and the four peopl...

Madeleine McCann's Parents Lose Case Against Cop Who Said They Were Involved In Disappearance

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK

Madeleine McCann’s parents have lost an appeal in their libel case against the police officer who accused them of being involved in their daughter...

The Banyan Tree Spa Marries Miami Style Glamour In The Heart Of The Algarve

The Luxury Spa Edit | Posted 09.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
The Luxury Spa Edit

The Tivoli Hotel in Vilamoura stands proudly overlooking the 19th hole of the Oceanic Victoria Golf Course (home to the prestigious Portuguese Masters) making it perfectly located for the growing number of golf enthusiasts who are taking up the sport.

British And Portuguese Detectives Join Forces To Investigate New Madeleine McCann Trafficking Theory

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.12.2016 | UK

New leads in the Madeleine McCann case have united British and Portuguese detectives as they probe fresh tips she was spirited away by human trafficke...

How To Make The Most Of Porto In Just One Day

Julie Dawn Fox | Posted 02.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Julie Dawn Fox

Like any ancient city, Porto has plenty of variety and is constantly evolving. Traditional grocery stores with drawers of nuts and spices that are weighed at the counter lie within spitting distance of gourmet and concept stores and designer urban outfitters.

Never a Fair Fight

Eduardo Goncalves | Posted 15.07.2017 | UK
Eduardo Goncalves

This week the death of matador Victor Barrio in Spain has cast a spotlight on the so called 'sport' of bullfighting. Mr Barrio's death has provoked reaction and opinion across both media headlines and social media alike, raising the ultimate question - Does bullfighting even belong in a civilised 21st century or should it be consigned to the history books once and for all?

Rock Royalty in Portugal: Review of Nos Alive 2016, Lisbon

Kris Griffiths | Posted 13.07.2017 | UK Entertainment
Kris Griffiths

I've been to all of England's major festivals over the years, from heavyweights Glastonbury and Reading through later metal additions Sonisphere and D...

Wales Football Fans Have Stolen The Show From Portugal After Historic Euros Match

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 06.07.2016 | UK

Wales football fans applauded their team with pride and dignity despite The Dragons losing 2-0 to Portugal in a historic Euros semi-final clash. After...

Wales Fan's Boss Lets Him Stay On For Euros Semi-Final After He Gets 1,000 Likes On Facebook

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 05.07.2016 | UK
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Welsh football fans have been thrilled to find their team earning themselves a place in the semi-finals of the Euros - and one supporter's passion for...

Iceland Left Embarrassed After Light-Hearted Twitter Banter Backfires

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK Comedy

Frozen food giant Iceland tried to drum up a bit of social media interest on Tuesday after their namesake nation Iceland managed to clinch a 1-1 draw ...

Me, Myself and Anxiety

Lizzie Griffiths | Posted 14.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Lizzie Griffiths

In a world where we are now all connected by social media, with people appearing to be natural extroverts where they freely share their thoughts, views, experiences, and what they ate for breakfast, it's hard to admit to being a natural introvert.

Portuguese Retreats: Epic Sana, Algarve

The Luxury Spa Edit | Posted 10.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
The Luxury Spa Edit

With lush green landscapes and wide-stretching white sand beaches, The Algarve is the one of the most popular European destinations this summer. Just 30 minutes from Faro, between Albufeira and Villamura and overlooking the jaw dropping Falesia Beach, (complete with Gold Flag) Epic Sana is a contemporary family, group and solo friendly luxury retreat.

Book Claiming McCann Parents Involved In Maddie Disappearance To Go Back On Sale

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 20.04.2016 | UK

An appeals court in Portugal has overturned the libel conviction of a former Portuguese detective who published a book alleging the parents of missing...

Kate McCann Is Adamant Her Missing Daughter Is Still In The Algarve

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 15.02.2016 | UK

Kate McCann has said she believes her daughter's kidnapper did not take her "a million miles" from the Algarve. Madeleine McCann was just three whe...

Quo Vadis Latin American Left?

Manuel Barcia | Posted 14.01.2017 | UK Politics
Manuel Barcia

Has the New Left failed? Honestly, it would be difficult to find sound arguments to demonstrate that it has.

Portuguese Retreats: Water and Wine at Six Senses, Douro Valley

The Luxury Spa Edit | Posted 24.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
The Luxury Spa Edit

The resort has just 50 rooms and six garden villas in a former late-19th-century mansion surrounded by gardens and woodland, with commanding views. Ask for a river view room, or a terrace. The décor is an uber-stylish mix of country retreat meets streamlined modern, all in soft sage, slate grey and fawn.

No Light at the End of the Tunnel for the EU's Youth

Rob Comley | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Rob Comley

Across Europe, Eurosceptic student groups are gradually coming together. They see the need for less government, not more. They realise the EU has been a cause of their troubles - or at least a symptom of the cause - which has done next to nothing to cure their problems. Just like many countries on the continent, Britain's youth is finally realising, the only way to truly solve this crisis is to Get Britain Out of the EU.

The Most Fearsome Sight In World Sport

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 29.10.2015 | UK

One of the most overwhelming sights in sport is the swell in Nazaré, Portugal. The vast waves, whipped up out to sea, roar into the shallows, provid...

Great Weekend Getaways - Obidos, Portugal

Joanne Shurvell | Posted 05.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Joanne Shurvell

My recent visit to Obidos, a gorgeous walled medieval town just north of Lisbon, is also right in the heart of Rocha pear country. This particular pear variety (there are over 3,000 worldwide) was named after Pedro António Rocha, a nineteenth-century farmer and is one of Portugal's major exports.