Some Tips on using my blog

Please note the tabs at the top of my blog.

Picture Madeira. Here you find some great photos of this beautiful Island and I will add more from time to time, it is best to scroll to the bottom as this is where new photos will be.

Recipes. Here I will start adding some recipes of my favourite foods and drinks in Madeira, if you need a recipe for anything let me know.

Useful Links. Here I will start adding any useful links to do with Madeira, to help you get all the information you need before visiting.

Please note on the right hand column you have my connect with me icon, to my social sites, to large links to my websites and one for direct contact to my email. Also if you join my blog you will never miss a post.

If you have any questions or need any help with anything, please let me know and I aim to get back to you within a few hours.

Helping you have a better experience in Madeira.

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Madeira Wine Festival.

Estreito de Camara de Lobos will hold the annual wine festival this weekend.
A great chance for locals and tourists to help harvest the grapes, the live grape harvest is on the Saturday morning from 10am.  Full program of events below.
Also Funchal will be decorated for the event from Sé Cathedral to Cafe Teatro, with music and dance and of course wine tasting....


Monday, September 1, 2014

Diving in the deep....

Alex Mason has uploaded a video of what looks like him and friends diving in Madeira. 
Another video shot with the ever popular GoPro cameras I am guessing.

At 1min 28seconds you get to see one of the pink jelly fish that have plagued us this summer.


Madeira Sidecars

Madeira Sidecar Tours released their first promotional video last week.

another new way to see this beautiful Island.

You can visit their website Madeira Sidecar Tours for more information.

Enjoy the video.

Annual dog show

The annual dog show will take place in the Lido area of Funchal on 6th September.

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Praça Autonomia

The new Praça Autonomia is looking almost complete. Things seem to be moving pretty fast along the front of Funchal now ready for it to be opened before the Christmas season kicks in.

Thanks to Paulo J. Melich Farinha for the Photos.




Ferry Petition.

Another petition was started this month, August 2014, for a ferry link between Madeira and Mainland Portugal. The story has been in the news of late and I know also in parliament, so please please please sign the petition if you have not already done so.



Sunset over Funchal

Thanks to Peter Askew for the photo.
Sunrise and sunset's have been beautiful of late.

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Couples Holiday on Madeira.

A couple have just uploaded a video of their weeks stay in Madeira.

Great footage taken with a GoPro Hero 3 camera in full HD.

Thanks for sharing it guys......

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

More Sharks.

John Broad was diving off Reis Magos in Caniço de Baixo the other night when he sighted a shark in the waters. He is an experienced diver with over 3000 dives but has never seen a shark in Madeira

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

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You will then receive an email each time I post new content, so your always kept up to date with all the news from Europe's NO1 Island destination.

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This has been a very busy month for my blog traffic wise with almost 20,000 page views so far this month, a good 5000 than normal. Please continue to share and tell your friends.

If you would like anything mentioned in my blog to do with Madeira please let me know and I will add as soon as I can. After the summer I will be adding to the links tab at the top of the blog with lots of useful links and information, most of which you can also find on my website tobiinmadeira.com 

Enjoy the rest of the summer, and I will keep you posted on what is happening in Madeira.