Funchal is the second best Portuguese city to visit 1 LOCALS Madeira Island News TRAVEL 

Funchal is the second best Portuguese city to visit

Lisbon is the best city in Portugal to live , visit and invest , according to a ranking of Portuguese cities , released in early February , that take into account three dimensions : Investment , Tourism and Talent . According to the ranking, prepared by the international consulting firm Bloom Consulting and the Lusa had access, ” Lisbon is a city apart from the rest because it surpasses them both regionally and nationally .” According to the company , the ranking was constructed using statistical data from official sources…

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Olimar summer program to Porto Santo

The tour operator Olimar has a specific program to Porto Santo and will hold between 3 July and 16 October this year a new flight every Thursday from the German city of Düsseldorf to the island. We show that the Olimar sees huge potential in the “golden island”, presented in its catalog for 2014 as one of the big news. Olimar summer The flights will be carried out with Boeing 737-700 aircraft, with seating for 150 passengers. Thus, the island of Porto Santo sees recognized its quality as mass-bit family…

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Madeira Bodyboard girls experience 3 EVENTS Madeira News TRAVEL 

Madeira Bodyboard girls experience

The Ludens Machico Club , member of the Madeira Association of Surfing, will organize in Madeira Girls Bodyboard Experience , an event to promote female bodyboarding in partnership with Ludens Bodyboard School and the School Boogie Chicks , which will happen from 9 to April 13. Madeira Bodyboard This event will bring to the beaches of Madeira best national athletes aiming to promote not only the female but also Bodyboard National Madeira as privileged to practice Bodyboard destination due to the quality and variety of its waves and mild climate…

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Places to visit in Madeira – 10 of the most beautiful

This woefully underrated travel destination forms part of the cluster of Portuguese owned islands located in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. Volcanic in origin with rugged interiors lined with lush vegetarian and exotic flowers, the tourist masses tend to avoid this subtropical paradise leaving its natural beauty to those in the know. Here is our guest writer’s choice for 10 of the most beautiful places to visit in Madeira… Monte Palace Tropical Garden One of Madeira’s top attractions, the Monte Palace Tropical Gardens are set in the hills high above Funchal. The gardens feature thousands…

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Flights Lyon-Madeira from 85 EUR 4 Madeira Island News TRAVEL 

Flights Lyon-Madeira from 85 EUR

Transavia will strengthen links to Madeira, from May 8, with two weekly flights Lyon-Porto-Madeira. The flight will be conducted on Thursdays and Sundays, departing at 6:30 am from Lyon, and Madeira at 10:50 am. Hervé Kozar, commercial deputy director general of Transavia France says that betting on the Portuguese market is proving “very wise and the opening of these two links Porto-Funchal-Lyon and Lyon is one more indication that consumers show a growing appetite for our proposals. This is a reality that exists at the leisure and business travel in…

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34 Cruises expected in March in Funchal 5 Madeira Island News TRAVEL 

34 Cruises expected in March in Funchal

March will be a month of great movement of cruise ships in Funchal . In total, 34 cruisers , 10 different companies that will scale the jetty Pontinha . The companies that will make stops in Funchal will be the AIDAcruisses that have scales AIDAstella 5 , 4 and 1 AIDAblu AIDAluna , Thomson Holidays , we will have 5 scales liner Thomson Celebration , MSC Cruises , with 4 scales , 2 MSC Armonia , MSC Fantasia and 1 1 MSC Musica , Norwegian Cruise Lines, Norwegian Spirit 3…

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Fascinating was the Madeira Carnival (video)

More than 1,300 people marched in ‘Carnaval Brilliant ‘ Madeira Many islanders and visitors focused on marginal Funchal on the 1st of March to watch spend the theme ” Bright Wood – Carnival ” procession , which paraded around 1,300 extras , spread across ten groups and supported by floats. This Corsican is the highlight of the carnival program in which the Regional Government of Madeira , through the Department of Culture , Tourism and Transport , has invested this year about 280 thousand euros , contributing to an occupancy…

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Madeira Reveillon – Package Holidays – Madeira New Year fireworks

The New Year in Madeira will be as in previous years a magical, unique and dazzling spectacle, because in addition to the fantastic fireworks, there are many Christmas lights in Funchal, music in the streets, lots of entertainment, several cruises that in the sea, among a lot of good disposition and above all good weather for this time of year. Experts say that this New Year is considered one of the best if not the best in the world, besides being the largest tourist attraction in Madeira. Take advantage of…

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Flights Poland to Madeira Islands by TUI 8 Madeira News TRAVEL 

Flights Poland to Madeira Islands by TUI

The TUI has announced it will strengthen its operation next summer with two weekly departing from the Polish cities of Warsaw and Poznan flights. The increase translates into a total of 5,670 seats on charter flights, which matches will take place between 18 June and 24 September, with outputs of said two Polish cities. Poland is one of the most important destination Madeira emerging markets, so the regular increase of tourist arrivals will be enhanced with these new flights. Flights Poland To Madeira

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