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Madeira 4

Madeira 4. This morning’s excursion was an optional one, and about half of us had chosen to do it. We were driven to the Pico dos Bartelos for a view over Funchal. 602 more words


A Week In Madeira - 15. The Toboggan Run

After spending an hour or so in Funchal market that morning, we drove up the hill to Monte for the Toboggan Run. There is also the cable car which starts at Parque Almirante Reis in downtown Funchal and covers the 3,718 metres to the Monte station 560 metres up the hill in 15 minutes. 282 more words


Hauntings 1: Monte Cristo Homestead

Time for a more supernatural bent to the things that don’t make sense to you in this crazy world as I dive Into some of the most haunted, creepy and cursed places and objects from around the world. 243 more words


Funchal Guide

I’ve been stuck in bed for the past three days with the flu (I normally love Autumn, but this year?  Nope).  So looking back at these pictures whilst bundled up under a duvet and surrounded by hundreds of snotty tissues is – not gonna lie – a little bit depressing! 930 more words

Far Away

#FacingRace Helena Christensen - Channeling Francis Bacon's palette.. Monte Carlo exhibition....

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El Garbí. (1)

Located in the Parque Natural de la Sierra Calderona, El Garbí is one of the most famous mountains in the Comunitat Valenciana. It rises 597 metres (or 601, I’ve seen both stats, and that’s 1,958/1971 feet for the Americans out there!)  above sea level and belongs to the villages of Serra, Estivella and Alabat de Tarongers.  717 more words