Madeira – Macaronesian natural history and gardens

We explore this subtropical island, enjoying its lush gardens, wild landscapes, local culture and some pleasant winter weather.

Holiday typemainly wild flowers

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 typemixed natural history

The Algarve – easy birding in southern Portugal

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 typeeasy birding/wildlife