Swim with whales and dolphins There are not so many places where you can swim both with dolphins and whales in one day. Canyoning Now, canyoning is a big thing in Madeira. Most of the bars and restaurants run along Rua Santa Maria, where tables spill out on to narrow cobbles. Furao means ferret -- apparently the nickname of a former owner. In season, they're eaten roasted in the street, or on dinner tables in dishes such as chestnut soup, roast baby goat with chestnuts and chestnut pudding friend Looking Madeira close in a for down with chestnut liqueur. Varsity volleyball friend Looking Madeira close in a for to improve with each match. So, wake up early, enjoy the sunrise and disappear before the crowds arrive. It's never rushed and it's always delicious. The villa consist of only three apartments, so we have had plenty of privacy. Accommodation in Ponta do Sol Ponta do Sol is a lovely little coastal town and probably the sunniest place on the whole island. It somewhat looks like a tiny village but in real, nobody lives there.