Are you moving into Madeira for pleasure or to work? You are retired and come to enjoy the mild weather all year round? You’re working for an international company with a local office at the International Business Center? Or you’re a diplomat’s wife and you’re just moving for the time a mission?
First thing to know is local usages and to mingle with local people if you really want to integrate or at least to get to know a little about local culture.
Well, if you want to keep your manners, you’ll have to know how to behave in normal daily situations or at some friend’s house, for instance.
Letting you know a little bit more about Madeira way of life is the purpose of my next posts titled “tips from Madeira”.