JohnAshtead's Funchal, Portugal
Bistro a Tartaruga
Largo Corpo Santo 6
We were enticed into this restaurant on our way to the old town. The wrong starter was brought for m...
Estrela do Mar
Largo Corpo Santo 7
Having dined opposite this restaurant and seeing the hard work put into getting punters in (successf...
Madeira Botanical Garden
Caminho do Meio
These gardens felt more spacious than the tropical gardens at Monte and defintely had better views. ...
Quinta do Boa Vista
Rua Lombo Boa Vista
A very steep climb eventually led us to this garden but it was inadequately signed. It is probably b...
Hotel Quinta Bela Sao Tiago
Rua Bela S Tiago 70
We were pleasantly surprised by this hotel. Very frindly staff and close to the old town. Room was f...
Restaurante A Muralha
Largo Corpo Santo 2
We were recommende to this restaurant and found it friendly with good food. Wide choice of Portugese...
Rua Portao de Sao Tiago
This unpretentious restaurant was first class. Very welcoming - not pushy like the rest in "gauntlet...
Madeira Story Centre
Rua Dom Carlos I 27-29
Town museums can be boring but this was interesting, explaining how Madeira began, it's conflicts an...
Monte Palace Madeira
Caminho do Monte, 171
This was a great garden for a stroll. A bit hilly and probably more colourful in the Spring, but nev...
Monte Cable Car
Avenida do Mar
Spectacular views and well worth taking. I would pay a bit extra, do a short walk and take the other...