the new statue - Funchal Daily Photo

12 de janeiro de 2010

the new statue


This statue is new in town. I have not had time to read what it should. Therefore, I see no answers to many questions. I recognize the cap of "villain", traditional island of Madeira. Then I see half naked body of a woman. A cloth to cover their eyes and hand position seems to indicate that play a game popular in Portugal is called "cabra cega"
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Esta estátua é recente na cidade. Ainda não tive ocasião de ler a que se deve. Por isso, vejo-a sem respostas a muitas interrogações. Reconheço o barrete de "vilão", tradicional da ilha da Madeira. Depois vejo meio corpo nú de mulher. Um pano a tapar os olhos e a posição das mãos parece indicar que brinca a um jogo popular que em Portugal é chamado "cabra-cega".

5 comentários:

  1. thanks a lot for your daily insights of Madeira. I'm planning to visit the island in mid-March :) Good luck and thanks again :)

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  2. It is an interesting statue!

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  3. Hello, thank you for such a nice pictures. I like your city and I would like to visit it in early spring or in february - I wanted to ask you, could you recommended some good websites about Funchal or websites with accomodation or do you know some good hotel or something like that? I will appreciate. Thank you for some info, Sonja from Prague, Czech republic.

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  4. Dear Sonja,
    I will see. I need to go out Madeira island two days. When I return I will chkec that for you.

    You make a nice option,, like Eddy Gonzales.
    Regards,

    Paulo Camacho

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  5. It might also tell that one is able to feel the warmth of the sun, its position, even without the ability to see.

    Please have a wonderful Wednesday.

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