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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

One of the largest party's of the year.



Also don't forget the Machico Gastronomic Festival starts Friday 1st -10th August.

Photos Port Funchal

Just a few photos of the port of Funchal I took Yesterday.






Monarch Emergency Landing in Faro

Monarch flight ZB982 from Birmingham to Madeira due to land at 18.10 Monday, had to make an emergency landing in Faro due to problems with the hydraulic system.
An emergency landing was prepared with the plane doing a a few laps to dump fuel before landing. The plane landing without problem,  The arrival and departure of the flight to Madeira was cancelled and passengers will remain the night in hotels in Faro. News will be given Tuesday morning as to the repair or replacement of the aircraft.
320 people have been affected, mainly british holiday makers.


Monday, July 28, 2014

A good read......

This blog post makes a good read and gives you an idea of what you can do and expect from Madeira.

There is also a slideshow of photos at the end. 

Click the age below for the full post.


Friday, July 25, 2014

Festa Caniço

This weekend is Festa de Senhor in Caniço .

Sunday afternoon will have the flower carpet going round the village for the procession.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Passing ship.

We don't have many cruise ships in during the summer,  so its nice to see them when they pass by.

This is the Azura which was in on Monday, leaving Madeira.

Photo taken by Martyn Turner from Canico de Baixo. A lovely shot.

Madeira Summer Opening, Machico Food Festival.

Just a reminder this weekend is the Madeira Summer Opening, Tickets still available.
Also from the 1st - 10th August is the Machico Gastronomic Food Festival, one of the largest and best on the island.



Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Monday, July 14, 2014

Body found at Praia Formosa

A body has just been found on the seabed at Praia Formosa. The person was wearing a wet suit and looks like got into difficulty around the rocks. The body is believed to have been there for some time.

Liza Veiga Wows the Crowd

Star attraction Liza Veiga wows the crowds at the Mr and Miss Fashion and Beauty contest at Galo Resort.