The cruise ship 'Aida Costma' was forced to return to Funchal harbour today, having left the region last night due to a medical emergency.
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The Navy monitored and accompanied a Russian scientific ship in Madeira's Exclusive Economic Zone for two days.
The Azores Islands have become the new member of the Macaronesian Islands International Ports Association, which operates under the Cruise Atlantic Islands (CAI) brand, and which until now was made up of the Canary Islands, Cape Verde, and Madeira.
APRAM S.A. (Administration of Ports of the Autonomous Region of Madeira) is part of the research project SHIFT to Direct Current (SHIFT2DC) which received funding of more than 11 million euros, under the Horizon Europe Programme.
The 69.15-metre megayacht 'Intrepid, docked in Machico harbour this afternoon due to unforeseen bad weather en route from Florida to Palma de Mallorca.
Tomorrow, for the first time, the port of Funchal will receive MSC Euribia, which is the most efficient cruise ship ever in terms of energy emissions.
HMS Scott broke down sailing near Madeira and eventually docked at the port of Caniçal to make the necessary arrangements.
Starting next year, the Port of Lisbon will start charging a tourist tax of two euros for each passenger on board a cruise ship.
With a harbour teeming with anticipation as another cruise liner made its debut stopover in the Port of Funchal, both the Norwegian Star' and 'Corinthia,' were turned away today due to the second pilot strike this month.
Kaos, one of the most exclusive yachts in the world docked in Funchal harbour today. The ship, managed by Atlantys Superyacht Services/Transinsular Madeira has docked in Madeira due to a a small technical issue.
Two Portuguese Navy Frigates, the Bartolomeu Dias and Corte-Real, will be open to visitors on Saturday, the 14th of October, between 10:00 a.m. and noon and between 2:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
With the escalation of prices resulting from the war in Ukraine and in order to protect essential goods such as cereals and derivatives,
Porto Santo Line has issued a statement saying that their 20:00 departure from Porto Santo on the 15th of October has changed.