Funchal


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Funchal

(Portuguese fũˈʃal)
n
(Placename) the capital and chief port of the Madeira Islands, on the S coast of Madeira. Pop: 103 962 (2001)

Fun•chal

(Port. fʊ̃ˈʃɑl)

n.
the capital of the Madeira islands, on SE Madeira: resort. 48,638.
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At last we anchored in the open roadstead of Funchal, in the beautiful islands we call the Madeiras.
This is the Bay of Funchal. What a lovely frigate!"
Eyre has been the Funchal correspondent of his house for some years.
Our holiday price includes return flights from Birmingham Airport, airport/hotel transfers, seven nights accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis in your chosen hotel (choose from 10 hotels ranging from three to five star, in and around Funchal. Half board options are available on payment of a reasonably priced supplement), all applicable taxes and assistance by a resort representative.
The main airport in Funchal has been extended and the first Airbus 340's landed there last year.
A GUIDED tour on Madeiran wine offered by Adegas de Sao Francisco in Funchal. Do your tasting here - and maybe ship some of the stuff home.
Earlier, Anabela Pedroso visited the Peace Court in Funchal, where she emphasized the trust of citizens in the institution that, in ten years, treated 17,000 cases, of which only 4.7% went to court.
I don't think she would have lasted another 30 minutes." Funchal port captain Felix Marques said: "She was 500 metres from the coast when fishermen heard her shouting.
POSH REID'S PALACE BY ORIENT-EXPRESS Estrada Monumental 139, Funchal THE grand old lady of Madeira, Reid's offers the elegance of a bygone age, a scenic clifftop setting and VIP service.
It was just over half way through the four-hour flight to Funchal, Madeira.
The Jet2 aircraft took off from Manchester Airport at 8.28am on Monday to travel to Funchal.
Contract notice: acquisition of pipelines and accessories for the municipality of funchal for a period of one (1) year