Porto Santo Golf Course is on the “TOP 100” | Golf Madeira 1 Madeira Island News Madeira News PORTO SANTO 

Porto Santo Golf Course is on the “TOP 100” | Golf Madeira

The Porto Santo Golf Course has been, once again, awarded with the distinction that certifies the quality of the course designed by Severiano Ballesteros, one of the greatest icons of this sport. Opened in October 2004, this golf course has been gaining notoriety and this distinction puts it back on the top 100 golf courses in Europe, the ranking list established by the reputable “Top 100 Golf Courses of Europe” website. The classification of the European golf courses is given according to a thorough evaluation carried out by several golf…

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Birdwatching Madeira – Sport Holidays

Land activities – Birdwatching Birdwatching is an activity that finds, on Madeira, ideal conditions for its practice, whether being the observation of land or sea birds. Birdwatching is a pleasant way of getting to know, in depth, the elements that make up the unique natural heritage of Madeira. Birdwatching Madeira The rich biodiversity of the Madeira Islands, which are considered as a Biogenetic Reserve by the European Union and a World Natural Heritage by UNESCO, allows you to observe native species of Madeira and Macaronesia. Birdwatching Madeira So just take a…

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Porto Santo Golf Course – The green of golden island

The new golf course of Porto Santo, designed by champion Severiano Ballesteros, crosses the island from the dunes to the dramatic basalt cliffs. Offers a perfect combination – natural beauty and a challenging game. Porto Santo Golf Course The plan was made so that the field will blend with the landscape, and with great care to minimize the impact to the environment. The field has a full 18 holes, spread over 6.434 meters, a Par 72. It is characterized by two distinct areas – the southern route, traditionally American, dotted…

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Golf in Madeira – Three excellent golf courses

Madeira is a popular destination for avid golfers, offering great weather and three excellent golf courses that provide a challenging game , two in Madeira and one in Porto Santo . Golf in Madeira Each of the three clubs have different characteristics , offering two very different fields that will surely please everyone from amateurs to professional players . Golf in Madeira The two golf courses in Madeira : Palheiro Golf About 10 km away from Funchal , this beautiful golf course is situated on one side of the slope…

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Accommodation in Porto Santo Island – Porto Santo Hotels

Porto Santo is a long sandy beach with a little island to follow . Over its nine kilometers of soft white sand , you will find only a few hotels and restaurants , making the Porto Santo is one of the few European destinations undiscovered . It is part of the Portuguese archipelago that includes the Madeira Island – in the Atlantic Ocean , not far from the African coast – Porto Santo offers the opportunity to get away from everything . Its volcanic sands have long been recognized for…

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Madeira Holidays All Inclusive

Madeira All Inclusive Holidays with us The island of Madeira combines a whole range of activities, making it the perfect destination for an all inclusive holiday, where you can truly relax on a holiday on the beach or exploring the island, all whilst your food bills are taken care of. Madeira Holidays All Inclusive Things to do in Madeira Get out and explore the island on foot. The eastern part of Madeira is a nature reserve, and the volcano makes for a stunning landscape, as well as great views. The…

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Columbus House – Museum of Porto Santo

The Columbus House-Museum of Porto Santo is installed on an articulated set of buildings, now standardized by the works of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. According to oral tradition, long widespread, lived here Columbus, during his dwell in Porto Santo, after his marriage with Filipa de Moniz, daughter of the first Donatory Captain of Porto Santo, Bartolomeu Perestrelo. A north wall of the main building is from the early sixteenth century, a survivor of various works, where there can be seen two windows of gothic profile. The museum opened in…

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Half Marathon Porto Santo

The Golden Island will host another edition of the Half Marathon , an event the responsibility of the Athletics Association of Madeira , in partnership with Porto Santo Line . The proof is an extension of about 21 km, the route that will provide athletes the contemplation of some of the most beautiful and emblematic places of the island , such as Pico de Ana Ferreira , Field Angle , Camacha , Castle Peak , among others . On November 2 still run a mini – marathon and half a…

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Family Holidays in Madeira Islands 9 Excursions Holidays homes HOTELS/ACCOMODATION LOCALS Madeira Island News Madeira News PORTO SANTO TRAVEL 

Family Holidays in Madeira Islands

 Madeira Islands are a privileged destination for family holidays, offering excellent conditions and many proposals, all year round. In any of the islands, Madeira and Porto Santo are unique places to spend a family holiday to remember. The Madeira Islands are prepared as family destination due to its culture of people with spirit and very welcoming host. Culturally is a family destination, proves. Family Holidays in Madeira Experience fantastic family moments in the safe environment of the islands and enjoy its mild climate – with temperatures ranging between 19º and…

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Madeira Ship – Porto Santo Line – The transport that connects Madeira to Porto Santo

Porto Santo is an online Portuguese shipping firm, responsible for maritime transport between the island of Madeira and Porto Santo, made ​​by his single ship, the sea lion. Madeira Ship In October 1995, porto santo live won through tender, granting the shipping line for the carriage of passengers and goods between the islands of Madeira and Porto Santo. In June 1996, in order to perform this service the ship was acquired wolffish, named in honor of its namesake, a mammal of the family of seals breeding in the archipelago of…

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