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MAAT is Filled With Plastic – And The Reason Why Is Serious

MAAT is filled with plastic until April 2019. Tadashi Kawamata, the Japanese artist based in Paris, is the man behind the mess that has a serious purpose. The artist has created a monumental installation of ocean plastic in the Oval Gallery of the Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology. ♦ Discover MAAT and subscribe to our newsletter ♦     The […]

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Portuguese News and Trends: Joana Vasconcelos and Sandeman

Portuguese News and Trends: In recent years, the definition of craftsmanship has acquired numerous perspectives, especially in Portugal. This has happened so not only because there’s a wave of new artistic expressions and techniques but also the interest of a newer generation of artisans and designers has grown exponentially, who aim to revolutionize this unique […]

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VILA VITA Parc Prepares the Fine Wines & Food Fair

VILA VITA Parc Resort & Spa, the Algarve’s most prestigious resort, will host some of the world’s best culinary stars this spring during the VILA VITA Fine Wines & Food Fair.   ♦ Subscribe to our newsletter ♦     The celebration of gastronomy takes place every two years at the luxury property, located in a picturesque […]

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Hotel Palácio Estoril distinguished as one of the best spas

Every year, Condé Nast Traveller distinguishes the best among many touristic categories. For 2019, Portugal won a distinction with Hotel Palácio Estoril being considered the “Best For Targeted Healing“. If you’re wondering why does Hotel Palácio Estoril deserve this prestigious distinction, stay with us on this guided tour through this holistic experience that will make you […]

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Le Monumental Palace is the new luxury hotel in Porto

It was 7 o’clock in the afternoon when Avenida dos Aliados, in Porto, was invaded by newspapers men, who sold “O Nacional”, a Portuguese newspaper of the twentieth century. “Last minute news, Le Monumental Palace is being inaugurated”, they shouted to anyone who wanted to listen.     The building, which corresponded to the trip […]

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Maison et Objet Talks: Portugal, Eldorado Archi, Design, Craft?

Maison et Objet talks programme has been quite inspiring this year, where topics from French identity to Chinese and Portuguese design have been discussed. Secrets from Portugal had the  pleasure to be live at the last Maison et Objet talks, “Portugal, Eldorado archi, design, craft?”,  a conference destinated to discuss why Portugal has played such an […]