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Blog posts for tag: Madeira

The Rock Beaches of Madeira

7 Sep 2015
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Approaching the Portuguese archipelago of Madeira felt like a wild adventure as the plane violently swayed in a side wind. The island airport, known to pilots for its technical difficulty, has a mountain backdrop jutting up to 1800 meters. Touching down determinedly on the runway that has been cast on concrete stilts, I felt my hands relax...

Belmond Reid’s Palace – a cliff top paradise in Madeira

15 Nov 2014
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As you walk inside the modern world ebbs away and old school luxury takes over. I found out later that the 'front' of the hotel that you walk into is actually the rear of the hotel. The front when the hotel was opened in 1891 was in fact facing the sea as all the guests in those days arrived by boat and later by sea plane...

Great Spots To Relax In Europe

12 Jul 2013
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Are you looking for the best places in Europe to spend your holidays? Our luxury travel blog takes a look at the many interesting places where one can relax across Europe. There are a lot of interesting things ranging from food, entertainment and of course the different cultures...