Friday, 9 December 2011

Scenes from the open top bus - Funchal - Madeira

 Scenes from the open top bus  in Madeira.
 Buildings and Nature - all rolled in together - to make this Island a wonderful place to visit

 Up into the Mountains --

 -- Down to the Harbours and into the town of Funchal.


Denise said...

Great captures from your open-top bus ride. I would love riding on one of those, especially with all that beautiful scenery.

George said...

You got some great pictures from your open top bus. You certainly had a beautiful place to explore, and I like your photos of the trees and flowers. All the houses on the mountainside were interesting, but I prefer less crowded scenes.

photowannabe said...

Boy, I wish I was there. What a beautiful place. You captured it perfectly from the open bus.

Anonymous said...

Amazing views. Love that one special tree.

Betsy from Tennessee said...

Madeira is a gorgeous place... So glad you took us on a tour... Love the flowers and trees... AH Heck--I love it all... You are so lucky to get to see it all in person.

Gailsman said...

I do think an open bus is the best way of seeing a place. The one we did in Monte Carlo was great.

Betty Manousos@ Cut and Dry said...

looks like a wonderful place to visit.

great captures and composition!
such beautiful houses on the mountainside.

Jackie said...

Oh my goodness, Stewart. It looks like paradise. I would have a hard time leaving there... !!!
Beautiful beyond words.
Thank you so much for taking us 'with you'.... I love these photos.

Rick said...

Phenomenal scenic shots, Stewart ! The flowers and trees look very similar to what's here in Florida, but it's flat as a pancake here. Love those mountains !

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Gattina said...

What a wonderful tour ! I feel even warmer now.
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