Taste of Madeira

October 8, 2017 oceansafoot 0

The Taste of Madeira tour left the port of Funchal at 9 am on a partly overcast day. Clouds obscured the tops of the towering mountains around us. Famous for its annual televised Toboggan races Funchal was founded by the Portuguese in 1419. Two-thirds of the population of Funchal are [read more…]

Lisbon, Sintra and Cascais Small Group tour

October 2, 2017 oceansafoot 0

Our tour began on a sunny 90-degree day departing from the port of Lisbon, Portugal at 10:45 am. Today’s excursion is the Lisbon, Sintra and Cascais Small Group tour offered by Royal Caribbean shore excursions. We ended up in the second transport consisting of 17 passengers. Driving through Lisbon, there [read more…]