'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 (269)

Majka44 on October 16, 2012

Very very beautiful photo.


Greetings from Slovakia, Majka

Diana Angelova on October 16, 2012

Very beautiful photo! Like! Greetings, Diana

Inka Cze on October 16, 2012

Very beautiful place...LIKE Greetings.

Maja Go on October 16, 2012

Great and artistic photo! LIKE

Best greetings, Maya

Det Lindinger on October 17, 2012

Superfoto,gut gemacht Jan........like126+Fav

Best Greetings Det!

Salvador Rafael Busó… on October 17, 2012

Você já teve a sagacidade de perceber a beleza deste lugar, e ao mesmo tempo tem sido capaz de acrescentar charme à sua foto magnífica.

  • Eu gosto

  • favorita

    Saludos desde Valencia


Wirtjo on October 17, 2012

Excellent shot Jan! Good compo! LIKE

Best wishes from Holland,


Pom' Angers on October 17, 2012

YsL 52/129 ~ vale ~ pom'

eric-bretagne-29 on October 17, 2012

hi Jan, this is a wonderful shot and place, well seen
best wishes eric

Jan Sognnes SAVE PAN… on October 17, 2012

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

Greetings from Denmark, Jan

Mario Gestri on October 17, 2012

Beautiful view of the little way!Like,ciao Mario

silgab on October 17, 2012

Linda imagem,+ like Silgab

aggeliki.k on October 17, 2012


Wonderful photos and liked

Greetings, good night


Dr.Azzouqa on October 18, 2012

Beautiful place.

Excellent shot.


Best wishes from Jordan.


Veniamin Manuylov on October 18, 2012

Very beautiful picture. Like. Greetings, Veniamin.

Jörg R. on October 18, 2012

Hi Jan my friend !

You present a very nice view into this small lane !


Best wishes , Willy

Ed. Me. Mo. on October 18, 2012

Very nice shot, beautiful place, L+F, best greetings, E & C. Me<>Lon.

▓ ☻ galloelprimo ☻ ▓ on October 18, 2012

Se parece mucho a las callejuelas de Guanajuato Capital!! like 139 + + favorite 57

dana ciszewska on October 18, 2012

Beautiful shot.L.Dana

Alodiarg on October 18, 2012

Un encanto de calle, me gusta Like

Saldos de Alodia

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on October 4, 2012
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    by Jan Sognnes SAVE PAN…
    • 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