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Free things to do with kids on Madeira Island

We all know that going on holiday can be expensive enough without adding in the cost of kids’ ‘attractions’ as well,  so we’ve compiled a list of things to do on Madeira which are either free or very cheap. Free things to do on Madeira with kids If you’d like more information on each attraction,…

VIDEO: Hike – Achada Do Teixera to Pico Ruivo. Madeira

Rather than take photos the kids and I decided to video our hike from Achada do Teixera to Pico Ruivo. PR 1.2 Teixera to Ruivo The hike (PR1.2) is really, really easy and especially so in comparison to our 15km hike from Pico Arieiro to Pico Ruivo! The only problem was the wind, the cloud…

Should I take my coat? What to pack for Madeira in Winter.

Three questions I’ve received from people this week We’ll attempt to answer the three questions we received whilst on Madeira. It’s always a problem knowing what to pack in Winter, so let’s see if we can help you! What’s the weather like? We were on Madeira for thirty days and the weather was very mixed.  Most days…