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Good morning from a very sunny Funchal, Madeira. We were along side at around 07:30 this morning. This is half an hour early than scheduled, and is some what surprising, given that the captain had disembarked and was waterskiing behind Britannia as we were coming into port. As this is Britannia's maiden call at Funchal, the Port Authority have given a Plaque which will be displayed inside Britannia. The authority agents embarked ...
DAY15 - March 27, 2015
DAY 16 - March 28, 2015
FUNCHAL, MADEIRA, PORTUGAL
Our second time in Madeira and it didn't disappoint.
Last time we toured the island so this time we decided to take in the downtown 'in depth'. The sun shone and it was a good decision.
First we headed 'up the hill' to the suburb of Monte to take in the view from 'on ...
... next stop is Cadiz where we got a hop on hop off bus pass. The following day we stop at Malaga and then for the last quick stop it is Cartegena where on Palm Sunday they were getting ready to parade the big floats which take many men to carry in honor of the Easter story.
This levada walk clings to two sides of a steep valley that has the village of Tabua at its head. We did each side on different days and found it a good walk, a bit exposed with no shade but because the sides are so steep the sun only shines on one side at a time according to the time of day. The western facing walk is reached by driving to Ribeira Brava and taking the tunnel ...
... cable car rides ever! The 30-minute ride soared over Funchal with perfect views. Amazing! It's interesting how it was sunny and hot at the waterfront, and dark and looming at the top of Funchal.
At the top, we arrived at the Monte Palace Gardens. The entry fee was expensive and since we already saw the Botanical and Convent Gardens for hours, we were a little gardened out. We did get to see the famous Madeira sleds. At 30 euros for a 10-minute ride, this was ...