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Marvel at Madeira, my dear

This article was published in Downend Voice, Issue 47 for January 2017.The soft voice of the pilot announced we were preparing for...

Why I would recommend sleeping in Caniço, Madeira

Before I decided to visit Funchal, I knew close to nothing about Madeira. I was aware is an island in the Atlantic also called "the...

How to enjoy the best 24 hours in Funchal

I stayed in Madeira for over a week and during this time, I spent most of my time hiking, driving around the island and exploring some...

The top 11 things you will love in Madeira

A beautiful island located in the Atlantic, Madeira is one of the most mesmerising destinations I’ve travelled to. Still relatively...

Why driving in Madeira is super challenging

What do you imagine when you think of Madeira? Although I did my research before visiting the island, little I knew this place is...

This is the impressive Pico Ruivo

Nobody told me what to expect from a hike to Pico Ruivo, Madeira's highest point. I knew I need to go uphill for a few kilometers,...

Forget Madeira Cake: Here is the real Madeira Food Guide

I rarely thought about Madeira island as a beautiful touristic destination, but usually day dreamed of a lazy afternoon, overlooking...

How I found the end of the world - Ponta do Pargo

"You have to go to the western most point in Madeira" said Jack, a British expat who lived on the island for over a decade. It was an...

Essentials for a trip to Madeira

I didn’t know what to expect from Madeira. I knew it’s not your ordinary beach holiday, with long stretches of golden beach and calm...

A quick guide to Madeira

Madeira is not your ordinary traveling destination. Although mostly sunny throughout the year, Madeira is not the place for the beach...