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"Santana - Named after St. Anne." Top 5 Page for this destination Madeira Island Local Custom Tip by Jerelis

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  One of the many Casas de Colmo.
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  • One of the many Casas de Colmo. - Madeira Island
      One of the many Casas de Colmo.
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  • Beautiful surroundings north western of Santana. - Madeira Island
      Beautiful surroundings north western of Santana.
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Named after St. Anne, mother of the Virgin Mary, Santana is a village of hedgerows and flowers on the north eastern side of Madeira Ilsand. Complete with waterfalls, cobble-stoned streets, luch green meadows and plunging ravines, it is maybe one of the most picturesque and caracteristic villages in Europe.

Address:
The village of Santana

Directions:
The village is situated at the north east coast of the islans, just a few hundred meters away from the ocean. It's a 39 km drive from the capital of Madeira, Funchal.

Website: http://www.cm-santana.com

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  • Updated Feb 28, 2004
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