Two brothers saved Monchique’s convent from the fire

Source: August 11, 2018 Original article in portuguese: by Rosa Ramos This is a story of courage and resilience. Two brothers lived for almost 40 years in a monastery in ruins in Monchique. Alone, they faced the fire and saved the monument.    Antonio is confused and intrigued these days: when Read More >>>

14 years since big fires in South Portugal – what has changed?

  Gonçalo Ribeiro Telles: This interview is 14 years old but could have been given today original article in portuguese.: by ALEXANDRA CORREIA . In the first 15 days of August 2003, about 300,000 hectares were burned in our country. The strong fires of Oleiros, Sertã and Aljezur made the headlines Read More >>>