Weather on Madeira. Part 1

Madeira is well known for its subtropical climate throughout the year, unfortunately not many people realizes that even on Madeira we have 4 seasons during the year. Currently we are in the autumn, what means more change of rain and lower temperatures at night. As Madeira has beautiful but high Read more…

Ecotourism on Madeira

Madeira is one of many destinations were Ecotourism plays an important part. Many organizations on Madeira say that they promote Ecotourism, but unfortunately not many of them realize what Ecotourism really stands for: Ecotourism, also known as ecological tourism, is a tourism market based on an area’s natural resources that Read more…

Madeira’s Nature in Shock

Madeira completely relies on the tourism, however the authorities have gone a step too far and the nature will now be paying its toll for this. On this beautiful, subtropical and paradise island, we are proud that UNESCO (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Natural_heritage), have recognized the Laurisilva Forest (15000ha) as the Worlds Natural Heritage, Read more…

Levadas da Madeira no SIC

(pt) Uma reportagem na SIC (Televisão Portuguesa) sobre os percursos nas levadas da ilha da Madeira. As levadas são as veias da floresta Laurisilva, que é classificada como Património da Humanidade pela UNESCO e a Rede Natura Europeu, recebem cerca de 5 mil visitantes por dia. (en) A news report Read more…