Machim: The legend of two lovers to Madeira
Two young lovers elope from their disapproving
society and leave England for France by boat
in the 14th Century. But caught in a storm they
are washed ashore on a remote and uninhabited
island... And so the legend goes, about the
possible first discoverers of Madeira.
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Winston Churchill : His last vacation in Madeira before his final premiership in Britain
Churchill spent his last vacation in Madeira just before his final election. Read the story here.
A little known fact is that Winston Churchill wrote one of his first fictional works based on Madeira: "Mr. Keegan's Elopement". Read the electronic version of this jewel.
Churches in Madeira
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