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  • Funchal - Madeira
    Funchal - Madeira
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  • Baden Powell statue in Funchal.
    Baden Powell statue in Funchal.
    by cachaseiro
  • Clinica da Se in Funchal.
    Clinica da Se in Funchal.
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    Great Gardens

    by ettenaj Written Dec 7, 2003

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    Gardens

    Favorite thing: It really does not matter if you are a gardener or not, I think everyone would appreciate the gardens in Madiera, they are a definate thing to see whilst visiting the island.

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    Xmas in Madeira

    by ettenaj Written Nov 24, 2003

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    Christmas lights

    Favorite thing: The Christmas lights are fantastic in Funchal, and also the Nativity Scenes are very nicely presented

    Fondest memory: Seeing a live Nativity scene with real aminals

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    Funchal by night

    by salinhopt Written Nov 23, 2003

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    Funchal - Desert Island's

    Favorite thing: By night, at Santa Catarina Park it is possible sometimes to watch the desert Islands in the horizont. It's a wonderfull experience!

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    Parrots for the President

    by sandysmith Written Nov 2, 2003

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    parrot

    Favorite thing: Well the President is so nice that he allows the public to view his gardens. There are nice views over the harbour and also you can see the parrots he keeps in avaries amongst the tropical shrubs.

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    Funchal Market

    by sandysmith Written Nov 2, 2003

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    colourful market stall

    Fondest memory: One of my favourite places in Funchal was the indoor fruit and veg market - such a riot of colour and smells to please the senses. More of this in the must see section.

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    Palacio de Sao Lourenco

    by sandysmith Updated Nov 2, 2003

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    military HQ

    Favorite thing: You can't fail to notice this bright coloured building with its cannons and rounded turret. Its the Palacio de Sao Lourenco - a 16th century fortress which houses Madeira's military headquarters.

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    Visit Funchal, Madeira

    by seagoingJLW Written Sep 16, 2002

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    Funchal

    Favorite thing: Visit Funchal, Madeira, called the Pearl of the Atlantic. As in all Portuguese cities, the tiled sidewalks are beautiful and unique. And do take a ride in the wicker basket.

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