Madeira

A winter’s week in Madeira with kids

A winter’s week in Madeira with kids

“Madeira? Isn’t that for old people?”. I’d lost count of the times this was uttered to me when I told people we were off to Madeira with kids for February half-term. It was said so often that I started to worry that actually, maybe it was. However, I always say that any destination can be […]

Food – perfectly arranged! Mozart restaurant, Funchal, Madeira

Food – perfectly arranged! Mozart restaurant, Funchal, Madeira

The streets of the old town of Funchal are a wonderful area to explore. Down alongside the seafront where the cable cars gently drift overhead, you can lose yourself among the lanes and twisting alleys peppered with chic independent shops and restaurants popular with locals as well as tourists. Just tucked behind the beachfront properties […]

Fantastic food & wonderful ambience at the Atlantic Restaurant, Funchal, Madeira

Fantastic food & wonderful ambience at the Atlantic Restaurant, Funchal, Madeira

Sometimes, rarely, but sometimes, everything comes together to create a really special family moment. It’s a specific set of ingredients that can allow a meal to be something wonderful: great food, fantastic service, perfect setting, non-bickering children, happy parents. Amazingly, everything came together when we went out to dinner at the Atlantic Restaurant, Funchal on […]