Portugal brings 2nd wildfire under control after 64 died

LISBON, Portugal — Portuguese authorities say they have contained a dangerous wildfire that raged for five days near another blaze that killed 64 people last weekend. More than 2,000 firefighters and some two dozen water-dropping aircraft fought the two fires amid strong winds and temperatures above 40 C (104 F) as the country’s annual wildfire…

http://nationalpost.com/pmn/news-pmn/portugal-brings-2nd-wildfire-under-control-after-64-died/wcm/1e412365-f547-4952-b449-dfcc5a66c5de

Devastating forest fire kills more than 40 in central Portugal

Emergency service workers in Portugal battle a raging forest fire that’s claimed dozens of lives. http://ift.tt/2rIKBWS #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia 3Novices

https://3noviceseurope.wordpress.com/2017/06/18/3novicesdevastating-forest-fire-kills-more-than-40-in-central-portugal/

Favorites Portugal, Mexico meet early in Confederations Cup

Two of the top contenders for the Confederations Cup title are meeting early in the tournament, with Portugal and Mexico making their Group A debut on Sunday in Kazan.

http://soccer.nbcsports.com/2017/06/16/favorites-portugal-mexico-meet-early-in-confederations-cup/

2017 Eurovision Review – Portugal

Portugal remains as the nation with the longest participation without a win. In fact, their best result has been 6th place, and that was back in 1996. Their last four entries have failed to make the final, so it’s about time that Portugal pulls one out of the bag. Despite their results, Portugal has always […]

https://eurovisionunion.wordpress.com/2017/04/23/2017-eurovision-review-portugal/

Portugal fireworks blast kills factory workers

Five people were killed and another three were missing in the explosion in Lamego. http://ift.tt/2nITxKD #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia 3Novices Europe

https://3noviceseurope.wordpress.com/2017/04/05/3novicesportugal-fireworks-blast-kills-factory-workers/

Twin Lakes of Sete Cidades, One of the Natural Wonders of Portugal

The area of Sete Cidades is an extinct volcano that sits around 575 metres above sea level. It was named ‘seven cities’ due to the seven peaks surrounding the lakes. In the middle of the crater sits the twin-lake, Lagoa das Sete Cidades. The twin lake is made up of two lakes separated by a man-made […]

https://uncovertravel.wordpress.com/2017/03/12/twin-lakes-of-sete-cidades-one-of-the-natural-wonders-of-portugal/

3Novices:Ronaldo scores two in Portugal win

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo scores twice and misses a penalty as Portugal beat Latvia in a World Cup qualifier. http://ift.tt/2fKFhO2 #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia 3Novices Europe

https://3noviceseurope.wordpress.com/2016/11/14/3novicesronaldo-scores-two-in-portugal-win/