'The Wall of Fortaleza de Sâo Tiago' - The Old Town Velha District, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal

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Funchal was founded in 1421 by the Portuguese navigator João Gonçalves Zarco. The fort was constructed in 1614 after several attacks and raids by pirates.

More informations: Funchal - Wikipedia

Funchal - Madeira-seekers

Funchal • Madeira • Forte de São Tiago (Youtube)

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Comments (268)

Regine P. on November 17, 2012

schön! Like! Regine

M.Kranenborg-Torn on November 17, 2012

Nice warm view, like.

Greetings from Greetje

Genevieve M. on November 20, 2012

Hello Jan, beautiful shot of this charming narrow street! Great perspective and gorgeous colors and light, like 203 ♥. Best greetings from France, Geneviève

Jan Sognnes on November 20, 2012

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

Greetings from Denmark, Jan

Parviz "PAYA" on November 21, 2012


IsabellaJ on November 23, 2012

LIKE 206 Splindid shot/view and thanks for your visit :))

Arolldo Costa Olivei… on November 25, 2012

Colorida e bela!!! Um abraço L+F

5VIKT on November 25, 2012

Very colorful , and nice photo ! Like !

Kisné Nagy Rózsa on November 25, 2012

Dear Jan Sognnes! Very beautiful flower rapids. Greetings from Rose Budapest. LIKE

Zygmunt Borowski on November 27, 2012

Romantic street, like!

Greetings, Zygmunt

✿ܓ Gy㋡ngyi ✿ܓ on November 28, 2012

Composição interessante e bonito


considera Gyöngyi

krysi@ on November 28, 2012

L:212 + F:80 Gratuluję udanej kompozycji!

senmax on December 1, 2012

Very nice shot. Like.

Stefano Fogazzi on December 1, 2012

Una bella fotgrafia,resa ancora più affascinante dal dettaglio dei colori! Complimenti!Grazie della visita.Stefano e naturalmente Un-like

Erhart Orty on December 2, 2012

Wonderful image, great photo! YSL

Thanks for visit, nice comments, Fav&Like!

Best regards, Erhart

Antoine Jasser on December 6, 2012

Well composed...
L 216 + F 82

Jan Sognnes on December 9, 2012

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

Greetings from Denmark, Jan

Fred Quader on December 12, 2012

L 218,

looks very well.

Haggs on December 14, 2012

Lovely colourful image Like

Elso Zanoletti on December 15, 2012

Bella inquadratura e caldi colori!! LK Ciao elso

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on October 4, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Jan Sognnes
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot SX40 HS
    • Taken on 2012/07/19 13:35:31
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 10.07mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash