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Inside Background
Visitors generally do not need any special vaccinations and such when visiting...
Last edited: November 29, 2007
There is plenty of information about Madeira available online, and should be...
Last edited: August 29, 2008
 Madeira can be visited year round, but certain months offer more comfortable...
Last edited: August 06, 2014
Inside Transportation
Getting to the Portuguese island of Madeira can be done by either plane or...
Last edited: March 12, 2012
You can get around Madeira many different ways, depending on how much effort...
Last edited: February 16, 2013
One of the big questions tourists have when arriving in Madeira, is how to get...
Last edited: August 05, 2014
            There are a few options for public transportation on the island of...
Last edited: February 16, 2013
            Taxis and Rental cars are both good options for getting around...
Last edited: March 26, 2013
Inside Things to Do
            All over the island of Madeira, there are plenty of events and...
Last edited: September 03, 2012
            There are tons of sports and activities offered on the island of...
Last edited: October 08, 2013
If you are visiting Madeira you'll probably take a trip to Camara de Lobos at...
Last edited: August 09, 2014
From Funchal airport you can book an hour-long flight around the Madeira island...
Last edited: April 25, 2013
            The nightlife available in Madeira peaks during the weekends, as...
Last edited: September 09, 2012
Even if you research walking in Levada, you can find that several aspects are...
Last edited: March 18, 2013
Shopping in Funchal's town centre can be much more fulfilling and successful...
Last edited: August 18, 2006
Madeira Island Hiking & Levada Walks Madeira has great walking and trekking...
Last edited: August 28, 2012
Santana village lies on the north coast, towards the east side of the island of...
Last edited: October 01, 2012
Inside Dining Scene
Food is what makes a trip fabulous or just okay.  You go back home and remember...
Last edited: June 23, 2006
The Adega Restaurant is in the grounds of the Quinta do Estreito Vintage House...
Last edited: May 04, 2009
Discreet, upmarket restaurant
Last edited: July 16, 2009
Arsénio's Restaurant is in the Old Town in Funchal. It is popular both for its...
Last edited: May 04, 2009
Inside Portugal: For Foreign Visitors
The currency for Portugal is the Euro. In the ALGARVE  region  you can...
Last edited: May 05, 2014
Border crossings When travelling between Portugal and another Schengen country...
Last edited: April 27, 2012
In case of an emergency, simply dial 112 on any phone for aid. Operators speak...
Last edited: January 04, 2012
A few basic Portuguese phrases include: Hello...
Last edited: July 23, 2013
This is some Useful Te... Information   oo ( zero zero ) is the International...
Last edited: January 04, 2012
Tipping Tipping in Portugal is just as important as in other parts of the...
Last edited: April 16, 2014
Changing Currencies in Alvor There is a small  kiosk right opposite the...
Last edited: March 18, 2013
Watch Your Baggage When traveling in Portugal/Spain/Italy by train.  Keep your...
Last edited: July 07, 2014
Please visit the  http://www.visitp...   to look through a wealth of...
Last edited: June 27, 2014