Impressions of Madeira

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A horny parrot

This parrot thinks of only one thing !!
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The gardens of Quinta do Palheiro are designed by people from England. These gardens have won several awards. However, you should not expect a garden in English style. If you come here to see a real Madeira garden, you won't be disappointed.

The gardens of Quinta do Palheiro

Traditional A-shaped houses

The village of Santana is famous for its traditional A-shaped houses called Palheiros.

Many tourists want to experience the 4 km descent from Monte to Funchal in a toboggan. If you want to do this, take a lot of money with you, it's very expensive.

A descent in a toboggan

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