The Flower Power of Madeira
The Portuguese island of Madeira has been referred to as one giant garden. Its vast biodiversity qualified it as a designated UNESCO World Heritage site. With over 3,000 types of flowering plants and 780 native Madeira plants, it's no wonder the island is know as a 'floating flower pot.' Madeira is also home to traditions of refined embroidery and a wild toboggan run known as the Monte Sleigh Ride. BCD's insightful reporting gives you the lay of the cultural landscape in a way no other site does.