Topics :: Portugal

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Lesbian couple weds in Portugal’s 1st gay marriage

NATIONAL | By Barry Hatton | Jun 7
A lesbian couple wed Monday in Portugal’s first same-sex ceremony since the predominantly Catholic country introduced a law allowing gay marriage last month.

Portugal’s president ratifies gay marriage law

NATIONAL | By Barry Hatton | May 18
Portugal’s conservative president announced Monday he is reluctantly ratifying a law allowing gay marriage, making the predominantly Catholic country the sixth in Europe to let same-sex couples wed.

Portugal leaders join forces on financial crisis

FINANCE | Apr 28
Portugal’s prime minister and the leader of the main opposition party say they have agreed on measures to help steer the country out of a financial crisis that threatens to engulf the eurozone’s poorest member.

Portuguese parliament moves to permit gay marriage

Portugal’s Parliament is debating a bill that would permit gay marriage in the mostly Roman Catholic country.

Portuguese govt aims to permit gay marriage

NATIONAL | By Barry Hatton | Dec 17
Portugal’s Socialist government has drawn up a proposal that would make Portugal the sixth European country to allow gay marriage.

Reid’s Palace showcases flavors of Madeira

Nov 6
Madeira’s Reid’s Palace, set atop a cliff overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, is highlighting some of the authentic attributes of the island by using local products to create memorable experiences for its guests.

Madeira for Just $849 for a Week

Oct 14
Warm and sunny Madeira Island offers so much more than its wine. Madeira has a nearly perfect climate in the winter - warm and clear with temperature in the 70s.

Americans visit Portugal in increasing numbers

Oct 6
As travel on the whole decreases in Europe, Portugal has continued to grow as a destination for American travelers.

Portuguese Pols Promote Marriage Equality

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 28
The party of Portugal’s Prime Minister is had hoped to draw votes, and distinguish itself from its electoral rivals, by adding marriage equality to its platform.

Road Trip! :: Portugal

By Megan Smith | Sep 7
From Lisbon, EDGE’s Megan Smith speeds off to explore the windswept beaches of the Algarve and the village charm of the Alentejo. That’s right, it’s a road trip - Portuguese style!

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