Drink in the unique beauty that is the archipelago of Madeira

Nov 26, 2011 Full story: The Oregonian

BY: ERIC RISBERG When I told people we were going on vacation to Madeira, it raised an eyebrow or two.

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#1 Feb 10, 2012
Awesome overhead shot of the beach in this post: http://www.infobarrel.com/Most_Unusual_Beache...

Thinking of coming to Funchal for vacation too. Gotta see the unusual airport too.

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#2 Feb 10, 2012
This beach is in Calheta. Check the HUUUUGE green cliffs in the area. Drive to the neighbouring towns, some of them tubular waves surfing areas, pass through looong tunnels, then take the road up through the cliff.
It's simply beautiful!

About the airport, if you have a car, drive through the highway under the runway.

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#3 Feb 10, 2012
Awesome. I read there are sports courts under the runway too?

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#4 Feb 20, 2012
I drove under the motorway but I did not see sports courts, only concrete piers and stones bellow reclaiming the sea.

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