Tag: portugal

Aug 27, 2018

This Is Where Your Wine Corks Come From

This Is Where Your Wine Corks Come From

In Portugal, there’s a long and rich history of harvesting cork trees

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May 10, 2018

Incredible Drone Footage Captures the Terrifying Intensity of Big Wave Surfing

Incredible Drone Footage Captures the Terrifying Intensity of Big Wave Surfing

Watch a real-life drama unfold at the most notorious big wave surf spot in the world

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May 7, 2018

This is the Official World Record for the Biggest Wave Ever Surfed

This is the Official World Record for the Biggest Wave Ever Surfed

On Nov 8, 2017 Rodrigo Koxa surfed an 80 ft wave at Praia do Norte in Nazaré, Portugal

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Jan 24, 2018

The Biggest Wave of the Year May Have Already Been Surfed

The Biggest Wave of the Year May Have Already Been Surfed

18 days into the new year and Sebastian Steudtner may have already surfed the biggest wave we’ll see in 2018

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Mar 14, 2016

This Spillway in Portugal Looks Like a Portal to Another Dimension

This Spillway in Portugal Looks Like a Portal to Another Dimension

Covão do Conchos is a spillway for the Conchos Dam near Guarda, Portugal

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Feb 16, 2016

Incredible Fireball Cloud Spotted Over Portugal’s Madeira Island

Incredible Fireball Cloud Spotted Over Portugal’s Madeira Island

Locals have dubbed it, ‘the hand of God’

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Mar 15, 2015

Artist Turns Utility Box Into Ceramic Tile Illusion

Artist Turns Utility Box Into Ceramic Tile Illusion

Artist Diogo Machado aka Add Fuel, turned an utility box in Lisbon, Portugal into a ceramic tile illusion. The artwork was done with permission as part of the Trampolins Gerador Project organized by Mistaker Maker. According to Street Art News: The idea of the [Trampolins Gerador] project was to revitalize the area through music,…

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