This day in Portuguese History – Proclamation of the Republic

One hundred and six years ago, on the 5th of October, the Portuguese Republic was established after a coup d’état that overthrew the Bragança...

Vintage Portugal – Travel Posters

Whilst surfing the web for all things Portugal and all things historical I just happened to stumble upon a series of travel posters from...

This Day in Portuguese History – Creation of the Movement of the Armed Forces

On this day, the 9th of September 1973, the Movement of Armed Forces (MFA) was founded in Portugal. Its founders were a group of officers...