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Coronavirus Update : February 2021

As most of you who know me will know I’m not the kind of person who loves “covid advertising” and the last time I publicly posted about covid was probably mid-2020 but I guess now would be a good time to talk about how things are over here because luckily for us, it seems things…

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February 19, 2021

10 Valentine’s day ideas in Madeira

Are you a hopeless romantic looking for something for your better half but have absolutely no idea where to start? Fear no more, we got you covered! Here are our 10 best ideas for Valentine’s day in Madeira, in no particular order…. 1) Quinta da Moscadinha  This beautiful little gem of a boutique hotel is…

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February 5, 2021

Levada do Furado and Balcões Viewpoint BY LOCAL BUS!

Levada do Furado has to be one of the most popular and easily accessible levada walks out there. It fits in quite nicely with the local bus schedule and is a relatively easy hike, compared to some of the longer and tougher hikes in Madeira. So we decided to go out and do all the…

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February 1, 2021

10 Tips for Visiting Madeira in 2021

For such a small island, Madeira can be confusing at times! There’s so much to do, to see and if you’re coming for your first time, it can be a bit overwhelming! So I took some time to share with you my 10 Tips for anyone visiting Madeira in 2021! 1 Get your covid test…

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January 18, 2021

3 Reasons to Hire A Guide in Madeira in 2021!

It’s been a couple of rough days, we’ve had stormy weather, some flash floods, some rockfalls, lots and lots of rain and nobody knows what’s going on in the mountains and forests. This is January in Madeira, at least this is what January used to look like. Believe it or not Madeira is not all…

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January 12, 2021

Welcome to 2021!!

Happy New Year!! I think we’ve never been so glad to hear these words!! With 2020 happily out of the way, we’ve decided, as usual, to stay optimistic and upbeat about life in Madeira in 2021. As tough as it was, 2020 wasn’t a complete failure. We managed to keep our business alive thanks to…

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January 4, 2021

Hiking in Porto Santo!

Porto Santo for so long has been known as “that little beach island” of which you could explore “in one day”. It’s cristal clear water and golden sand beach was always and will always be it’s number one asset but this year, we’ve seen Porto Santo being explored like never before! There are 2 official…

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November 16, 2020

Quinta da Moscadinha – Romantic Getaway

Veronica and I headed out to Quinta da Moscadinha in our “pimped-out” ride for the weekend to celebrate our 2 year anniversary. We headed up the old roads of Funchal and made our way to Camacha as if it was the old days, on the old roads, great way to set the mood for a…

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October 4, 2020

The Magic of Fanal, Part 1

  Hey guys, back on the blog and today I want to share with you a little bit about all the magic we’ve been experiencing in Fanal! So after coming out of the covid “lockdown”, all of us felt a much needed sense of adventure. I was up for anything, always have been really but…

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August 28, 2020

We’re Officially Open!

It’s been a long couple of months and how thankful we are that we’re back in the game! We had a very eventful lockdown staying in touch with our customers with regular emails, our online fan base with weekly youtube videos, instagram, facebook posts, live “food classes” as well as planning our return to the…

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June 17, 2020