Discovering secret places and glorious hikes
The first half is fun to explore, and a fabulous way to get a feel for levada walking
Much of the countryside remains untarnished by human activity, which is great for the environment but there are big buts . . .
This post is specially written for Jude who has fallen in love with yellow this month, and is encouraging us all to look for it too.
This is not an island for those who love beach holidays as there are very few places you can get close to the ocean
A haven for birdlife and birders alike, hence our repeat visits.
Reaching back into my birding archives