TOP 5 Must-See and Outstanding Rural Places in the Amazing Madeira

Located in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, the island of Madeira has rural areas straight out of a dream. Visit the mountains of Madeira and enjoy the benefits nature has to offer. Long walks in the Laurissilva forest, the chirping of the birds, the silence, the temperate climate, the charming country houses, the gastronomy […]

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Welcome to North Coast

Madeira’s rugged north coast often feels a world away from the sun-splashed south, with high cliffs rising vertically from the seething Atlantic that pounds the island with full force. Three villages (Santana, São Vicente and Porto Moniz) have sufficient attractions for a day excursion from Funchal, but remember – while the south coast bathes in […]

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Madeirans no longer live in small triangular houses as shown in postcards, but you can still find a few ones in Santana. As a tourist, you will enjoy a small village of restored houses now used as shops and the tourism office of Santana. While strolling, you will see a few houses of that kind in the north […]

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