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- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- Swimming pool
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Spent the day wandering around Madeira. We purchased tickets for the hop on bus again and saw all the interesting points on the small island. We returned to the ship for the sail away at 4 pm. Had a lovely drink by the pool accompanied by a steel band as we watched Madeira fade in the distance. Lovely day. ...
... architecture is both unique and derivative. It shows influence of a lot of cultures, but they have their own quirks too, like a lot of interesting tile work.
Then came more weather. We learned that we were being “weather routed” to avoid our two ports in the Azores, and we were going to Madeira instead. I’ve been there before but it was so lovely I wasn’t disappointed to visit again. Last time I took ...
... below, where we could stand on a dizzying glass-floored overhang. A few of our group couldn't bring themselves to do it. Another cool attraction that day was a ride in a go-cart-like buggy which careened down a steep street being 'driven' by 2 men wearing straw hats and gondolier-like outfits. I know that it sounds strange, but it actually was a lot of fun with a hint of danger, and a must-do kind of a thing.
Back on the ship afterwards, ...
... her own stuff. Me? Not packing, but exploring the incredible gardens at the hotel. What a gorgeous area this hotel sits in. According to Marina, who was here 50 years ago with her mother, the gardens were three times larger, and there were no other hotels, or even a town to speak of. I even managed to find our room from the gardens.... which was a real challenge. Marina and I had lunch, while Jacques fasted, because he had too much ...
... hotel, the lobby being on the 6th floor. It is so strange to push the UP button, when wanting to go to reception. In the old hotel, which we love.... There are four different elevator locations, depending where you want to go. The 5th floor, old section, connects with the 5th floor tremendous new area where the day time restaurants/pools/beach are located. Once in the new section, there are four more banks of elevators, I am told.... However we only ...