Portugal lies on the Atlantis Ocean, the Algarve is well known for its superb beaches and family holiday resorts. There is a good selection of gold courses and small fishing village to explore when you are not relaxing in the year round climate. Lisbon is popular for city breaks, this lively destination has culture, shopping and good restaurants to choose from. Funchal is the capital of the Portuguese island of Madeira, a popular year round destination due to its sub tropical climate. The island is well known for its stunning scenery and flora and fauna. Funchal still retains its original charm, stunning views, relaxing promenades and famous cuisine.