Rainbow - Porto Moniz
Rainbow - Porto Moniz
Sea Stacks - Ribeira da Janela
Sea Stacks - Ribeira da Janela
Natural Saltwater Pools - Porto Moniz
Natural Saltwater Pools - Porto Moniz
Saltwater Pool - Porto Moniz
Saltwater Pool - Porto Moniz
Rockin - n - Rollin - Madeira's North Coast
Rockin - n - Rollin - Madeira's North Coast
Sunset Over the Pools - Porto Moniz
Sunset Over the Pools - Porto Moniz
Road Out of Porto Moniz
Road Out of Porto Moniz
Waterfall - Madeira
Waterfall - Madeira
Madeira's North Coast
Madeira's North Coast
Flowers - Madeira's North Coast
Flowers - Madeira's North Coast
Achadas da Cruz - Madeira
Achadas da Cruz - Madeira
Achadas da Cruz - Madeira
Achadas da Cruz - Madeira
Road - Madeira
Road - Madeira
Church - Madeira
Church - Madeira
Grapes - Madeira
Grapes - Madeira
Classic Madeiran House - Santana - Madeira
Classic Madeiran House - Santana - Madeira
Abandoned Building and Hydrangea - Madeira
Abandoned Building and Hydrangea - Madeira
Volcanic Caves - Madeira
Volcanic Caves - Madeira
View from the Cable Car - Funchal - Madeira
View from the Cable Car - Funchal - Madeira
Botanicl Garden - Funchal - Madeira
Botanicl Garden - Funchal - Madeira
Botanicl Garden - Funchal - Madeira
Botanicl Garden - Funchal - Madeira
City Hall - Funchal - Madeira
City Hall - Funchal - Madeira
Building Lobby - Funchal - Madeira
Building Lobby - Funchal - Madeira
Tree Lined Street - Funchal - Madeira
Tree Lined Street - Funchal - Madeira
Enjoying the Sun - Funchal - Madeira
Enjoying the Sun - Funchal - Madeira
Enjoying the Sun - Funchal - Madeira
Enjoying the Sun - Funchal - Madeira
Paul do Mar - Madeira
Paul do Mar - Madeira
Playing Cards - Funchal - Madeira
Playing Cards - Funchal - Madeira
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos Lavradores
 Customer buying fish.
Laurel Trees - Fanal - Madeira
Laurel Trees - Fanal - Madeira
Above the Clouds - Pico do Arierio - Madeira
Above the Clouds - Pico do Arierio - Madeira
Pico do Arierio - Madeira
Pico do Arierio - Madeira
Ponta do Sao Laurenco - Madeira
Ponta do Sao Laurenco - Madeira
Pigeon - Madeira
Pigeon - Madeira
Ponta do Sao Laurenco - Madeira
Ponta do Sao Laurenco - Madeira
Hotel Monte Carlo - Funchal - Madeira
Hotel Monte Carlo - Funchal - Madeira
Sculpture - Funchal - Madeira
Sculpture - Funchal - Madeira
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Sunset Over Funchal - Madeira
Sunset Over Funchal - Madeira
Gates of the City - Ponta Delgada - Sao Miguel
Gates of the City - Ponta Delgada - Sao Miguel
Sao Miguel - North Coast
Sao Miguel - North Coast
Church - Fanais da Luz - Sao Miguel
Church - Fanais da Luz - Sao Miguel
Backroad on Sao Miguel
Backroad on Sao Miguel
Four Cows on a Hill - Sao Miguel
Four Cows on a Hill - Sao Miguel
Another Backroad - Sao Miguel
Another Backroad - Sao Miguel
Farm Field - Sao Miguel
Farm Field - Sao Miguel
Hydrangea Hedgerows - Sao Miguel
Hydrangea Hedgerows - Sao Miguel
Sete Cidades - Sao Miguel
Sete Cidades - Sao Miguel
Church - Sete Cidades - Sao Miguel
Church - Sete Cidades - Sao Miguel
Removing the Pots from the Caldeiras - Furnas - Sao Miguel
Removing the Pots from the Caldeiras - Furnas - Sao Miguel
Thermal Pool - Terra Nostra Gardens - Furnas - Sao Miguel
Thermal Pool - Terra Nostra Gardens - Furnas - Sao Miguel
Nossa Senhora da Paz Church - Villa Franca - Sao Miguel
Nossa Senhora da Paz Church - Villa Franca - Sao Miguel
Gothic Church - Furnas
Gothic Church - Furnas
Lighthouse - Nordeste - Sao Miguel
Lighthouse - Nordeste - Sao Miguel
Waterfall - Nordeste - Sao Miguel
Waterfall - Nordeste - Sao Miguel
Waterfall - Maia - Sao Miguel
Waterfall - Maia - Sao Miguel
Povoacao - Sao Miguel
Povoacao - Sao Miguel
Backroad - Sao Miguel
Backroad - Sao Miguel
Ponta Delgada - Farmer's Market
Ponta Delgada - Farmer's Market
Bananas - Ponta Delgada's Farmer's Market
Bananas - Ponta Delgada's Farmer's Market
Long Day at the Office - Ponta Delgada Farmer's Market
Long Day at the Office - Ponta Delgada Farmer's Market
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Cha Gorreana Tea Plantation - Sao Miguel
Cha Gorreana Tea Plantation - Sao Miguel
Tea Fields - Cha Gorreana Tea Plantation - Sao Miguel
Tea Fields - Cha Gorreana Tea Plantation - Sao Miguel
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Returning with the Seaweed - Porto Formoso - Sao Miguel
Returning with the Seaweed - Porto Formoso - Sao Miguel
Loading the Seaweed onto Trucks - Porto Formoso - Sao Miguel
Loading the Seaweed onto Trucks - Porto Formoso - Sao Miguel
Mirai - Furnas - Sao Miguel
Mirai - Furnas - Sao Miguel
Kevin and Mirai - Povoacao - Sao Miguel
Kevin and Mirai - Povoacao - Sao Miguel
Sea Stacks - Moisteiros - Sao Miguel
Sea Stacks - Moisteiros - Sao Miguel
Moisteiros Sunrise - Sao Miguel
Moisteiros Sunrise - Sao Miguel
The Way Home - Fall River 3,900 Kms - Sao Miguel
The Way Home - Fall River 3,900 Kms - Sao Miguel
Rainbow - Porto Moniz
Rainbow - Porto MonizAll Rights Reserved
Sea Stacks - Ribeira da Janela
Sea Stacks - Ribeira da Janela These sea stacks are found at Ribeira da Janela outside of Porto Moniz.
Natural Saltwater Pools - Porto Moniz
Natural Saltwater Pools - Porto MonizBecause the coast is so rough in this area of the island, they have made these natural saltwater pools for swimming in the ocean without having to worry about getting swept into the rocks.
Saltwater Pool - Porto Moniz
Saltwater Pool - Porto MonizThe saltwater pools in Porto Moniz
Rockin - n - Rollin - Madeira's North Coast
Rockin - n - Rollin - Madeira's North CoastThis picture typifies why they have natural pools for swiming along the north coast. The ocean can get very rough and with the jagged rocks would not be safe for swimming.
Sunset Over the Pools - Porto Moniz
Sunset Over the Pools - Porto Moniz
Road Out of Porto Moniz
Road Out of Porto MonizThe white "teeth" that you see in the picture are the guardrails for the road out of Porto Moniz that climb up the hill towards the top of the mountain surrounding the town. These guardrails are found throughout the island.
Waterfall - Madeira
Waterfall - MadeiraThe coastline is absolutely beautiful.
Madeira's North Coast
Madeira's North CoastThe view of Madeira's north coast with Porto Moniz off in the distance in the upper right of the frame.
Flowers - Madeira's North Coast
Flowers - Madeira's North Coast
Achadas da Cruz - Madeira
Achadas da Cruz - MadeiraThe "town" of Achadas da Cruz is at the bottom of the mountain and is reached by a cable car that is seen at the very right of the picture.
Achadas da Cruz - Madeira
Achadas da Cruz - MadeiraRosemary and I took the cable car down to the beach and this is what it looks like from the bottom.
Road - Madeira
Road - MadeiraThe roads of Madeira are lined with flowers, sometimes with hydrangeas and sometimes with these white and purpole flowers.
Church - Madeira
Church - Madeira
Grapes - Madeira
Grapes - MadeiraThroughout the island you find grape vines and banana trees.
Classic Madeiran House - Santana - Madeira
Classic Madeiran House - Santana - MadeiraIn the Town of Santana you find many examples of these typical Madeiran houses.
Abandoned Building and Hydrangea - Madeira
Abandoned Building and Hydrangea - Madeira
Volcanic Caves - Madeira
Volcanic Caves - Madeira
View from the Cable Car - Funchal - Madeira
View from the Cable Car - Funchal - MadeiraFunchal has a cable car that runs from the harbor to Monte. You then transfer to another cable car down to the botanical gardens. This picture shows the highway system of bridges and tunnels the circle the island.
Botanicl Garden - Funchal - Madeira
Botanicl Garden - Funchal - MadeiraThese two workers were taking shoots from the plants that were then planted to create another garden.
Botanicl Garden - Funchal - Madeira
Botanicl Garden - Funchal - MadeiraThe shoots that were cut by the other works were then planted by these two men.
City Hall - Funchal - Madeira
City Hall - Funchal - MadeiraAll Rights Reserved
Building Lobby - Funchal - Madeira
Building Lobby - Funchal - MadeiraThis lobby shows the stone work that is found throughout the island.
Tree Lined Street - Funchal - Madeira
Tree Lined Street - Funchal - MadeiraAll Rights Reserved
Enjoying the Sun - Funchal - Madeira
Enjoying the Sun - Funchal - Madeira
Enjoying the Sun - Funchal - Madeira
Enjoying the Sun - Funchal - Madeira
Paul do Mar - Madeira
Paul do Mar - MadeiraThe town of Paul do Mar is typical of the towns along Madeira's coast. People sunbath and relax where there is open space.
Playing Cards - Funchal - Madeira
Playing Cards - Funchal - Madeira
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos LavradoresThe Mercado dos Lavradores is Funchal's farmer's market where you can buy fruit, vegetables, meat, fish and other sundery items.
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos LavradoresThe black scabbard fish is sold throughout Madeira and is found in many restaurants.
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos LavradoresFish monger showing off his product.
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos LavradoresLimpets, also known as Lapas Grelhadas, are popular in Madeira.
Mercado dos Lavradores
Mercado dos LavradoresFish mongers trimming the fish.
 Customer buying fish.
Customer buying fish.
Laurel Trees - Fanal - Madeira
Laurel Trees - Fanal - MadeiraThe Fanal is located at the top of a mountain on the road that leads from Porto Moniz on the north to the south side of the island. The trees are majestic and mysterious particularly in the dense fog on the day that we were their.
Above the Clouds - Pico do Arierio - Madeira
Above the Clouds - Pico do Arierio - MadeiraPico do Arieiro is the second highest mountain on Madeira at 5,965 feet. There is a NATO radar station at the top and it frequently is above the clouds.
Pico do Arierio - Madeira
Pico do Arierio - MadeiraThis is the view from the other side of Pico do Arierio.
Ponta do Sao Laurenco - Madeira
Ponta do Sao Laurenco - MadeiraThe view from the top of the final climb - Ponta do Sao Laurenco. You can see the neighboring island of Porto Santo in the distance.
Pigeon - Madeira
Pigeon - Madeira
Ponta do Sao Laurenco - Madeira
Ponta do Sao Laurenco - MadeiraThe view back from the top of the mountain at the end of the trail.
Hotel Monte Carlo - Funchal - Madeira
Hotel Monte Carlo - Funchal - MadeiraOur hotel in Funchal was the Monte Carlo. A classic hotel in the heart of the city with high ceilings.
Sculpture - Funchal - Madeira
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Sunset Over Funchal - Madeira
Sunset Over Funchal - Madeira
Gates of the City - Ponta Delgada - Sao Miguel
Gates of the City - Ponta Delgada - Sao MiguelThese are the original gates of the City, which served as the model for the gates that were dedicated in Fall River.
Sao Miguel - North Coast
Sao Miguel - North Coast
Church - Fanais da Luz - Sao Miguel
Church - Fanais da Luz - Sao MiguelThis church is located in the Village of Fanais da Luz, which is where my Grandfather was from.
Backroad on Sao Miguel
Backroad on Sao MiguelLike Madeira, Sao Miguel's roads are lined with flowers making the driving quite enjoyable.
Four Cows on a Hill - Sao Miguel
Four Cows on a Hill - Sao Miguel
Another Backroad - Sao Miguel
Another Backroad - Sao Miguel
Farm Field - Sao Miguel
Farm Field - Sao Miguel
Hydrangea Hedgerows - Sao Miguel
Hydrangea Hedgerows - Sao MiguelNot only are the roads lined in flowers, but the farms fields are also dived by Hydrangea Hedgerows.
Sete Cidades - Sao Miguel
Sete Cidades - Sao Miguel The two lakes at Sete Cidades. One is blue and one is green. This is the view from the roof of an abandoned hotel that overlooks the two lakes.
Church - Sete Cidades - Sao Miguel
Church - Sete Cidades - Sao Miguel
Removing the Pots from the Caldeiras - Furnas - Sao Miguel
Removing the Pots from the Caldeiras - Furnas - Sao MiguelgThe caldeiras in Furnas are used to cook food in metal pots that are buried in the ground and use the geothermal heat for cooking.
Thermal Pool - Terra Nostra Gardens - Furnas - Sao Miguel
Thermal Pool - Terra Nostra Gardens - Furnas - Sao MiguelThe thermal pool at the Terra Nostra Gardens is fed by water that has been heated by the volcanic activity in the area. The water is very warm and loaded with silt giving it the brown color.
Nossa Senhora da Paz Church - Villa Franca - Sao Miguel
Nossa Senhora da Paz Church - Villa Franca - Sao MiguelThis church is located at the top of a hill overlooking the village of Villa Franca.
Gothic Church - Furnas
Gothic Church - Furnas
Lighthouse - Nordeste - Sao Miguel
Lighthouse - Nordeste - Sao Miguel
Waterfall - Nordeste - Sao Miguel
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Waterfall - Maia - Sao Miguel
Waterfall - Maia - Sao MiguelThis waterfall was interesting because it plunged about thirty feet onto the rocks just above the beach.
Povoacao - Sao Miguel
Povoacao - Sao MiguelSculpture dedicated to the first settlers.
Backroad - Sao Miguel
Backroad - Sao MiguelThis particular backroad was very old and for much of its lenght was paved in cobble stones.
Ponta Delgada - Farmer's Market
Ponta Delgada - Farmer's Market
Bananas - Ponta Delgada's Farmer's Market
Bananas - Ponta Delgada's Farmer's Market
Long Day at the Office - Ponta Delgada Farmer's Market
Long Day at the Office - Ponta Delgada Farmer's Market
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. MichaelWe were fortunate enough to be able to go to the feast in Ribeira Grande a village on St. Michael's north coast. In addition to great food and entertainment, medevil horse demonstration and sword fighing.
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. MichaelWe were fortunate enough to be able to go to the feast in Ribeira Grande a village on St. Michael's north coast. In addition to great food and entertainment, medevil horse demonstration and sword fighing.
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. MichaelWe were fortunate enough to be able to go to the feast in Ribeira Grande a village on St. Michael's north coast. In addition to great food and entertainment, medevil horse demonstration and sword fighing.
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. MichaelWe were fortunate enough to be able to go to the feast in Ribeira Grande a village on St. Michael's north coast. In addition to great food and entertainment, medevil horse demonstration and sword fighing.
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. MichaelWe were fortunate enough to be able to go to the feast in Ribeira Grande a village on St. Michael's north coast. In addition to great food and entertainment, medevil horse demonstration and sword fighing.
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. MichaelWe were fortunate enough to be able to go to the feast in Ribeira Grande a village on St. Michael's north coast. In addition to great food and entertainment, medevil horse demonstration and sword fighing.
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. MichaelWe were fortunate enough to be able to go to the feast in Ribeira Grande a village on St. Michael's north coast. In addition to great food and entertainment, medevil horse demonstration and sword fighing.
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. MichaelWe were fortunate enough to be able to go to the feast in Ribeira Grande a village on St. Michael's north coast. In addition to great food and entertainment, medevil horse demonstration and sword fighing.
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. Michael
Ribeira Grande Feast - St. MichaelWe were fortunate enough to be able to go to the feast in Ribeira Grande a village on St. Michael's north coast. In addition to great food and entertainment, medevil horse demonstration and sword fighing.
Cha Gorreana Tea Plantation - Sao Miguel
Cha Gorreana Tea Plantation - Sao Miguel
Tea Fields - Cha Gorreana Tea Plantation - Sao Miguel
Tea Fields - Cha Gorreana Tea Plantation - Sao Miguel
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Returning with the Seaweed - Porto Formoso - Sao Miguel
Returning with the Seaweed - Porto Formoso - Sao MiguelWhile walking around the small harbor in Porto Formosos, where Rosemary's grandmother was from, we saw these boats coming in with bags of seaweed that they had harvested.
Loading the Seaweed onto Trucks - Porto Formoso - Sao Miguel
Loading the Seaweed onto Trucks - Porto Formoso - Sao Miguel
Mirai - Furnas - Sao Miguel
Mirai - Furnas - Sao MiguelMirai eating corn that has been cooked in the caldeiras - the boiling hot springs that are throughout the Furnas area.
Kevin and Mirai - Povoacao - Sao Miguel
Kevin and Mirai - Povoacao - Sao MiguelPovocaoa is to Sao Miguel what Plymouth is to the United States - it is where the first settlement was established in 1432.
Sea Stacks - Moisteiros - Sao Miguel
Sea Stacks - Moisteiros - Sao MiguelAll Rights Reserved
Moisteiros Sunrise - Sao Miguel
Moisteiros Sunrise - Sao Miguel
The Way Home - Fall River 3,900 Kms - Sao Miguel
The Way Home - Fall River 3,900 Kms - Sao Miguel
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