Porto Santo Island Local Customs

  • Porto santo - Outdoor cafes
    Porto santo - Outdoor cafes
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  • Porto santo - Horses
    Porto santo - Horses
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  • Porto Santo - Baleira Village
    Porto Santo - Baleira Village
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    Outdoor cafes

    by salinhopt Updated Nov 11, 2003

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    Porto santo - Outdoor cafes

    In Vila Baleira you will find several cafes with tables both outdoor and inside.
    As long as weather allows, you should seat outside and enjoy the sun and drink a
    "Brisa " (breeze), a passion fruit drink made in Madeira Island.

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    Horses

    by salinhopt Updated Nov 11, 2003

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    Porto santo - Horses

    Walking is a special treat and rare natural pleasure here. Silence and rough landscape surround walkers as they meet cows and goats grazing on the hill with a view to the sea. You can also take unexpected riding walks along the hills.

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    Grapes sellers

    by salinhopt Updated Feb 24, 2004

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    Porto Santo sellers

    In the streets of Baleira village men sell grapes in the streets, the grapes are totaly diferent from Madeira ones due to the dry terrains and the hot climate.
    Try them, realy nice taste.

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    Palm tree and shell handicrafts

    by salinhopt Updated Feb 24, 2004

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    Porto Santo - Baleira Village

    Porto Santo has a wonderfull 9km beach. So, it's quite easy to fing shells and other sea things. Locals use it to built handicrafts. Nice work!

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