Initially, the Portuguese bartered with the natives to bring brazilwood and other forest items to the coast. However, when the natives had accumulated all the tools and pots…

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The nearest airport to Madeira Beach is St. Petersburg (PIE) Airport which is 10 miles away. Other nearby airports include Tampa (TPA) (20.4 miles), Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ) (32.2 miles),…

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In fact, Madeira was just voted Europe’s “Leading Island Destination” in the World Travel Awards again (the sixth time in the last seven years). Less than four hours…

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When it comes to , all Portuguese speakers all over the world are in agreement: use a Tap [ɾ]. It’s exactly the same sound as the r in…

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How do you say Grandpa in Brazil? Notice that “avô”, “vô” and “vovô” are the Portuguese words for grandfather and grandpa), where “ô” has short closed sound of…

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Flights to the Algarve land at Faro Airport. This is the only airport in Portugal’s southernmost region. How many days do you need in the Algarve? How many…

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The sessile polyp, a fixed cylinder with a fringe of tentacles, reproduces asexually and generates by budding the free-swimming medusa, or ‘jellyfish. Can you touch the top of…

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Not only do many words sound the same between Spanish and Portuguese, but there are also some words that look almost identical. However, as expected, there are also…

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“Because they are frozen upon delivery, you can either bake them right out of the box or you can place the pastries in the freezer for another time,”…

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You don’t need to setup anything special in order to type these characters. Simply press the two characters at the same time, release them, then type the letter…

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