A — 3: where the largest laurel forest in the world
B — 5: where one can find a unique range of flora and fauna
C — 1: which is felt all year round
D — 4: admiring the coastline from a different perspective
E — 7: that have prime conditions for boating and scuba diving
F — 2: which take place in Madeira all year round
Living nature in Madeira
Right in the middle of the Atlantic, the islands of Madeira and Porto Santo are a haven of natural beauty. The exotic colours of the flowers stand out from among the blue sea and the emerald green vegetation. This is an archipelago where the big territory is a protected area and __where the largest laurel forest in the world__ is located.
The Madeira Natural Park was created in 1982 to preserve this vast natural heritage, a worldwide rarity. The park is classified as a Biogenetic Reserve, __where one can find a unique range of flora and fauna__, with some rare species such as the mountain orchid, unique in the world, and also some exotic large trees. To visit this park is to discover Nature! The park covers about two-thirds of the island, making Madeira a truly ecological destination.
The springtime temperature, __which is felt all year round__, cries out for open air activities. Visitors can go for a walk in the park, visit the city of Funchal or roam freely around the island. Boat rides are an excellent way of __admiring the coastline from a different perspective__. In such a naturally welcoming environment, balance and well-being are taken for granted. Madeira offers various tourist complexes __that have prime conditions for boating and scuba diving__.
Popular feasts, __which take place in Madeira all year round__, are opportunities to appreciate traditional gastronomic flavours and see Madeira partying, especially for the Carnival parades, the Flower festival, the Atlantic festival and, above all, the end-of-year fireworks display.