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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... and west (leeward) sides being drier and sunnier.
With much of the arable land on the dry southern side, Madeirans in the 1500s and 1600s devised a system of channeling water from the wetter north to the drier south in irrigation ditches running along the contours of the topography around the island to water high-elevation fields as well as low ones. These are the so-called called levadas, and a 2,000 km (1,200 mile) system of them, ...
... br> the sea for hundreds of feet and the main road goes through the ridges between
valleys in tunnels rather than over them. The north side of the island is the
lush and rainier part, its true windward side.
Porto Cruz is a coastal village in one of the valleys where
we stopped at Companha do Engenhos do Norte, a small rum producer that
transforms island sugarcane through fermenting and distillation processes into
the potent spirit used ...
... the Miradouro Pico Dos Barcelos, this was an amazing lookout overlooking the city of Funchal. The main crops that they grow are bananas and grapes although we didn’t see the grapes. Our taxi driver was showing us banana plants in various stages of growth. Little did he realise that we had spent many years in Queensland and had a couple of plants growing in our back yard ourselves. We were also fascinated to see many types of Gum trees imported from Australia, all that ...
... rke A in lesenim opažem v notranjosti so tipična za Madeiro. Pobarvane so v živahne rdeče-rumeno-modre kombinacije. Belo pobarvana hiška, rdeča vrata in modro obarvana okna. Imaš občutek, kot da si prišel v pravljično deželo.
Vas ohranja s slamo krite tradicionalne trikotne hiške, od katerih je nekaj prenovljenih, prebarvanih in odprtih za ...
... it from foreigners (unlike Spanish) 4) Also unlike in Spanish speaking countries, in Portugal the American TV shows are not dubbed, only subtitled. Which means built in practice on a daily basis, especially for the younger generation.
Speaking of TV, they only have commercials in between shows, never breaks in the middle, and the commercials only ever seem to be for other TV shows. Maybe TV revenue is all from subscription here already (because ...