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PIZZA DOMINGO IN LAMEIROS – CELEBRATING PIZZA AND COMMUNITY

Every Sunday from 12pm to 9pm, the tasca in the tiny village of Lameiros near São Luís becomes a meeting point for people. Locals and visitors, Portuguese villagers and foreigners from all over the world come to enjoy homemade pizza and connect at the Pizza Domingo in Lameiros. The pizzeria is also a family startup business that is very representative for the new international Alentejo community nowadays.
Laguna Santo André

THE REDUCTION OF THE REN NATIONAL ECOLOGICAL RESERVE IN THE ALENTEJO LITORAL THAT NO-ONE TALKS ABOUT

REN - the National Ecological Reserve of Portugal - is a biophysical structure that includes all the areas that, due to their ecological value and sensitivity or exposure and susceptibility to natural risks, are subject to special protection. In the past years, a drastic reduction of the protected areas has taken place in the coastal Alentejo (Alentejo Litoral) - by law and with the agreement of the local government.

45 YEARS AFTER THE CARNATION REVOLUTION – PORTUGAL AS A MODEL FOR NEW SOCIALISM?

On April 25, 1974 left-leaning troops move into Lisbon and take over all key strategic places in the country. Forty-eight years of dictatorship are over. The dream of socialism awakens. Today Portugal suffers under a dictatorship again – the dictatorship of capital, as countless graffiti on the walls attest. But Portugal has not fully forgotten the dream of freedom, equality and socialism.