20 Funchal 5-star Hotels – Perfect for a Luxury Stay in Madeira

When it comes to luxury accommodation, Funchal is spoiled for choice: there are 20 different 5-star hotels in and around Funchal. Few places in Portugal offer this many luxury hotels in such a small area.  If you’re thinking about treating your partner, friend, or just yourself, Funchal is an easy place to do it.  Belmond Reid’s Palace Perfectly poised on the tree-topped cliffs to the south of Funchal, Belmond Reid’s Palace gives you panoramic views

Airport Transfers at Madeira Airport

You’ve booked your flights to Madeira. Now for the next piece of the puzzle: getting from the airport to your accommodation.  Of all the options, from the airport bus to hiring a car, an airport transfer is probably the easiest. There’s no need to search for the taxi rank or wait for the airport bus: your driver will be waiting for you inside the Arrivals Terminal. He’ll take you straight to your hotel where you

bolo de caco

bolo de caco

Food of Madeira: 7 Things to Eat & Drink

Situated in the North Atlantic Ocean, closer to Morocco than it is to Portugal, the island of Madeira is a unique part of Portugal with its own history, customs, and food. Many of these dishes are only really found in Madeira, and haven’t made their way into mainstream Portuguese cooking, and the only way to try them is to go and spend a few days on Madeira. This article covers food that’s specific to Madeira,