Apartments Vila Baleira
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... beautiful, can't begin to describe. have Already decided we want to come back, need several weeks to see it Rode the tobbagan down the mountain Was fun but scary. At sea tomorrow & then will be in Gilbrator. hope all is well with everyone. We are good and having a wonderful ...
... a pod of 10 spotted dolphins over the course of the day, and even better a pod of 5 pilot whales pulled in alongside us to investigate, but that was the only plus point we drifted only 57 miles in the day
8/10 virtually no wind and we decided to motor for 5 hours to see if we could get out of high, no joy,
we had a baby turtle alongside and then a pod of 4 pilot whales stared to folow us and we noticed ...
... walking areas. Like Rio in Brazil, they have done their streets and sidewalks in patterns of wine and black rocks. The City has a great feel; lots of shops and lost of life. We visited the old Cathedral and walked a number of the old streets. We made our made to the public market – here they have a flower market (Madeira is the original home of the "Bird of Paradise" flower), a fruit and vegetable market and a fish market – ...
... on it. It was ok. We met some
crazy Irish folks and had a few laughs.
Today we took the on and off bus around
the town and then stopped at the marina for a while and then headed
into old town. We had a jug of sangria at the marina on one of the
Beatles old yachts. I took a few photos of it. It is fairly
dilapidated now, but I bet it was something in it day. It was called
The Vagrant. ...
... finally got here and then found out that they said our reservation was for last week. But no, I had papers so they found us a spot and all is wel.
It was wonderful here. I real touris area, lots of greenery and we are on the ocean. We have met up with Jo and Dave and all is well. They had a great time and are loving their holiday. We are going ...