On November 1st 2011, the 44 years-old Hawaiian surfer Garrett McNamara has reached the unthinkable: he surfed a 78 feet (23,77 meters) wave during the ZON North Canyon Show in Praia do Norte beach, in Nazaré! On that year he set a World Guinness record and this iconic photo taken by photographer António Manuel Silva travelled the
Since 2012, hádoc documentary film festival is a privileged means of promotion of documentary movies, as well as a place of debate and reflection through an independent alternative approach.
This documentary film festival is organised by ecO – Associação Cultural de Leiria and SalaB – cineclube. It will take place on March 20th, April 3rd and 7th, May 8th and 22nd and June 5th and 19th.
Agora muda tudo is a new song cycle, aesthetically placed between contemporary music, jazz and popular music. Performed by the unrivalled voice of Maria João who turns them into wild improvisation songs. The poems were written by the award-winning Portuguese writer, José Luís Peixoto.
The cycling path of the Atlantic Road is the largest in the country. This 62 km long cycling path offers several trails, as well as exceptional comfort and safety patterns to ride a bike, roller skates, skates or scooters. A memorable journey across incredible natural landscapes, charming beaches and welcoming towns!
The 9th edition of music festival BONS SONS takes place from August 9th to 12th in the village of Cem Soldos, near Tomar. “Summer love” is this year’s theme. A love devoted to the roots, locals and sunny music experiences.
In 2018, the Summer love of thousands lovebirds in love with the village and music will have many surprises. Things may change, but some things stay the same: the starry sky, streets filled with smiles, the difference of equality and painted memories. Along with the best Portuguese music, the perfect soundtrack for 4 hot days of passion. The one and only quality festival BONS SONS.
In addition to raising audience awareness, the primary goal of BONS SONS is to contribute to local development by boosting the economy and contributing to keep the younger population in the region.
The festival Books & Movies promotes Portuguese literature and video art, bringing writers, artists and specialists and the public together in a very interesting cultural event. Books & Movies organises talks with writers and film directors, exhibits, projection of documentary films and movies, sport and leisure activities, theatre, music, autograph sessions and book releases. The next
From October 22nd to November 5th the city of Caldas da Rainha will host the festival CALDAS nice JAZZ. The concerts will take place at Centro Cultural e de Congressos, the mentor of this fantastic jazz festival that attracts a very diversified audience. CALDAS nice JAZZ is organised every year in Caldas da Rainha, presenting top
Located at the heart of the Natural Park of Aire and Candeeiros Mountains, this house has six Iris rooms and 2 Charm rooms.
The Cycle of Organ, that integrates the vast musical program offered by the Shrine of Fatima in the context of the celebration of the Centennial of the Apparitions, proposes a repertoire created at different times and places, with different compositional styles and attitudes that, besides making allusion to a centennial period of time, will also
In the five concerts integrated in the Cycle of Sacred Music, some elements of memory – tradition of Christian sacred music are given. It was not difficult to find the “line “, the ” understanding horizon ” for this specific cycle of recitals, as the presence of the Virgin Mary in music, since her first
Against a backdrop of mountains enfolding an enchanted valley nestles a truly special hotel – Cooking and Nature – Emotional Hotel – where emotions flow freely both inside and out.