Discovery, Walking

Sea and Sun on Madeira, the Flower Island

1 Sep , 2017  

Madeira pebble beach, with breaking waves against Madeira's volcanic hillside

The island of Madeira is a tropical paradise within easy reach from Europe. Holidays in Madeira are popular all year round thanks to stable, warm weather, an abundance of flowers and fantastic walking. What more could you wish for? Actually, Madeira even offers another great holiday benefit – the sea. Let’s not forget about ocean […]

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Walk of the Week, Walking

Walk of the Week: Madeira – The Flower Island

6 Dec , 2016  

Year-round sunshine warms the lush green island of Madeira which is much closer to Africa than it is to Europe – even though it is a part of Portugal. The island is brimming with tropical plants and beautiful flowers which bloom around the network of waterways known as ‘levadas’ that traverse the island. The rugged coastline with […]