'Our Lady of the Mountain' - Igreja Nossa Senhora do Monte, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal

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Igreja de Nossa Senhora do Monte was constructed in 1741.

Monte was the final resting place for Emperor Charles I of Austria, last of the Habsburg rulers of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, who died in exile on 1 April 1922. His last residence on the island was the Quinta do Monte close to the parochial church.

More informations: Wikipedia - Monte (Funchal))

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Comments (214)

Giannino Lux on April 10, 2013

very nice view of the sanctuary - L I K E - all the best from Rome - Gianni

BritPlom on April 13, 2013

Beautifull church!

Like + Fva

Gretings, François

Jan Sognnes on May 11, 2013

Dear Panoramio friends thank you very much for your visit, nice comments, likes and favorites

Greetings from Denmark, Jan

Luigi Giannini on May 11, 2013

Ci sono stato due volta. Bella chiesa e bella foto. Luigi.

JeO112 on May 15, 2013

Me gusta, ☆☆☆Like☆☆☆,
Saludos desde "La isla del encanto"
Puerto Rico....JeO112.

Jan Sognnes on May 30, 2013

Thank you very much for your visit, nice comments and likes



Greetings, Jan

JeO112 on July 16, 2013

I would like to welcome you to the group "Santuarios de Nuestra Señora, Sanctuaries of Our Lady". I know that you will be a great addition to the group. Greetings from "La Isla del Encanto" Puerto Rico....JeO112.

Jan Sognnes on July 28, 2013

Hi JeO112 thank you very much for your visit and nice comments!

Greetings, Jan

timek on November 5, 2013

Very good shot! Like & Fav! Greetings, timek

Jan Sognnes on November 17, 2013

Hi Timek thank you very much for your visit, nice comments, Like and YS!

Greetings, Jan

jockswa on February 12

Great looking church! Nice one! Lk. Regards, Jock.

Jan Sognnes on March 10

Hi Jock thank you very much for your visit and nice comments!

Greetings, Jan

Zygmunt Borowski on April 4

Very nice church, good composition of photo. like

Friendly greetings from Zygmunt

Ferlancor on April 16

Excelente toma equilibrada con un magnífico encuadre y perspectiva. Hermosa iglesia y fantástica foto amigo jan.


Saludos cordiales.


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Photo details

  • Uploaded on September 10, 2012
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    by Jan Sognnes
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot SX40 HS
    • Taken on 2012/07/17 15:33:17
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1000)
    • Focal Length: 11.59mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO160
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash