Do I need to hire a car in Madeira? Anyone lucky enough to have a window seat when landing at the amazingly engineered airport that serves Madeira’s capital Funchal will notice not just that the airport is incredibly close to the city centre, but that all of the resort areas on the southern side of […]


Should we hire a car in Porto?  part from the obvious connections with port production in the region, the most resounding mental image of Porto is out of the huge Luis I double deck bridge which spans the river Duoro. The city of Porto (with substantial external help) has recently invested heavily in its transport […]