Images

The island above the clouds

Madeira, an island that rises about 6 km from the floor of the Atlantic Ocean, reaching, even surpassing the clouds. Therefore Madeira has two surfaces, namely one above the sea and below the clouds …. another one above clouds. This photo gallery is dedicated to the second territory … that Read more…

By levadeiro, ago
Funchal

Atlantic Ship Horns Festival?

Next to the Fireworks Festival …. will this be the next new event here on the harbor of Funchal? As more of these cruise ships will be visiting Funchal (Madeira) … we will be experiencing more of these horn battles between the ships. It is a good thing that I Read more…

By levadeiro, ago
History

Comboio do Monte

The restoration of Monte Railway will start in the first quarter of 2010 unknown. According to a publication (unfortunately now removed) of the Madeira Tourism this will be a funicular railway system. The plan is to restore the original railway, which used to run between the center of Funchal and Read more…

By levadeiro, ago