'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

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Funchal • Madeira • Forte de São Tiago (Youtube)

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Comments (267)

Georgi B. Todorov on October 6, 2012

Beautiful place and photo!LIKE+YS

Ferlancor Pano Yes on October 7, 2012

Lovely narrow street full of fine beauty; gorgeus color and light, awesome perspective.Splendid beuatiful picture F12 like 42.

Thanks for your visit, comment and F+L.

Greetings from Spain.


mohammad suhaib on October 7, 2012

nice.... LIKE

Gyurka Márta-NO VIEW… on October 7, 2012

Beautiful photo, like.

Greetings, Márti

ТАЈГА on October 7, 2012

Interesting perspective


Ismail Yaşartekin on October 7, 2012

What a beautiful narrow street.L+F

Best wishes,İSMAİL

Alexkarl on October 8, 2012

Wonderful view and facades, excellent shot. LIKE!!!

Best wishes Alexandra & Karl-Heinz

Uckermaerker G. on October 8, 2012

Very nice old town view! L

Best wishes,Günter.

MF(Meditation Falcon… on October 8, 2012

Incredible beauty, L+F! Thanks for visiting my gallery and nice comments. Best regards from Taiwan.

Krystyna Winiarska on October 8, 2012

Uroczy kadr! like 5

Joli Harsányi on October 9, 2012

Wonderful streetscape. YSL Best regards, Joli

nausga on October 9, 2012

beautiful scenery, like!

Greetings, Nausika.

Eckart u. Annemarie … on October 9, 2012

Like53 für diese wunderschöne Aufnahme mit herrlichen Farben. Viele Grüße, Eckart und Annemarie

Elemér NO VIEWS on October 9, 2012

Beautiful photo composed well! L


makis-GREECE ® on October 9, 2012

Πολύ όμορφη εικόνα!


Χαιρετίσματα από Αθήνα!


ekaakini on October 9, 2012

Incantevole scatto e bellissimi colori!

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saluti, m°!°nika

Ho Thi Duc Tu. on October 9, 2012

Superbe composition, magnifique capture, impressionnante photo. Y + F Duc Tu.

selegna59 on October 9, 2012

Precioso techo de flores para una linda callecita!!. Hermosa y sensible foto. FV + GRAN ABRAZO. Ángeles

Andrés Andonie on October 9, 2012

Hermoso color y perspectiva. Muy bella foto. Like. Gracias por la visita. Saludos, Andrés

Merz_René on October 10, 2012

Very beautiful framed, YSL.

Kind regards, René

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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