Topics :: Portugal

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Now Is The Time To Visit Gay Lisbon

By Tony Adams | Feb 21
Lisbon's gay personality is young, festive and growing rapidly. Nnow is the right time to book your gay Lisbon vacation. Here are a dozen tips to guide you.

Portuguese Police Detain Ex-Premier in Fraud Case

INTERNATIONAL | By Barry Hatton | Nov 22
Former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates has been detained by police as part of an investigation into corruption, money-laundering and tax fraud, Portugal's Attorney-General's office said Saturday.

Sampling Port in Portugal

FOOD/DRINK | By Giovanna Dell'Orto | Sep 29
These mountain-hugging terraced vineyards produce one of the most recognizable wines in the world and the most visible export of this economically struggling country: Port.

Queer Rapper Mykki Blanco Arrested in Portugal

MUSIC | By Jason St. Amand | May 22
Queer gender-bending rapper Mykki Blanco was arrested in Portugal earlier this week after an altercation with a police officer who allegedly used an anti-gay slur towards the artist.

Portugal’s Gay Adoption Rights Placed in Doubt

INTERNATIONAL | Jan 17
Portugal’s limited adoption rights for same-sex couples are in doubt after Parliament voted for a referendum on the divisive issue.

Portugal Expands Adoption Rights for Gay Couples

INTERNATIONAL | May 17
Portugal’s Parliament has passed a law allowing same-sex married couples to adopt their partners’ children, but lawmakers rejected legislation granting gay couples the same adoption rights as heterosexuals.

Portuguese Model Convicted of Bizarre Castration-Murder in NYC Hotel Room

CRIME | By Colleen Long | Dec 2
A New York City jury found a Portuguese model guilty of murder for the bizarre castration killing in an upscale hotel room of a Portuguese TV personality who had taken him under his wing.

The Sideboard as Object of Desire

HOME | Nov 14
JetClass introduces the Spacium Sideboard. Combining the romance of ancestry with modern design, this sideboard meets the most demanding needs of its owner.

Portugal’s Port Wine Region Faces Fears About Future

FOOD/DRINK | By BARRY HATTON | Nov 8
British families like the Symingtons have been at the heart of this northern Portuguese region’s port wine trade for generations. Dominic Symington, one of seven in the family wine business, has an ancestor - Walter Maynard - who shipped port to Britain i

’Boyfriend’ Allegedly Murders, Castrates Prominent Portuguese Gay Journalist in NYC Luxury Hotel

NATIONAL | By David Caruso | Jan 8
A prominent Portuguese journalist - described as a gay-rights crusader - was found slain & castrated in a luxury Times Square hotel after a violent argument. His young boyfriend, a sometime model, is being accused of the grisly murder.

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