Madeira – Macaronesian natural history and gardens
We return to explore this subtropical island, enjoying its lush gardens, wild landscapes, local culture and some pleasant winter weather.
Holiday type – mainly wild flowers
Next departure – November/December 2019
Madeira – spring on an Atlantic island
With its Mediterranean climate and interesting geology the Madeiran archipelago is rich in plants, including over 100 endemics, as well as interesting birds and marine life.
Holiday type – mixed natural history
The Algarve – an introduction to birds and birding
We explore the varied bird-rich habitats of the Algarve, from the coastal wetlands and salt pans to the heaths and cliffs of the rugged Atlantic coast.
Trip report – Wildlife Travel Algarve 2013
Holiday type – easy birding/wildlife