In the Portuguese island, Madeira, you can find Sao Vicente along the north-west coast. Although it's located near the coast, it is well known as one of the more sheltered hinterland. Once you visit this place, you can admire the big houses, that run you back to the XVIII century.
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Surfing in Sheraton, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico
You can either lose yourself in the beauty of endless beaches, with white sand and clear, turquoise water or enjoy one of the many activities on offer. Sheraton is a very popular surf site that provides very consistent surf.
It is situated east of the capital city, San Juan and it accommodates the more experienced surfers. The optimum wind direction is from the south and the ideal swell direction is from the north and northwest. Surfers can explore the waves with swell sizes that can start from 1 m-1.5 m/3 ft-5 ft and hold up to 2 m/6 ft. Note that, the best tide position is mid and high tide and the bottom of the spot is sandy. In addition, Sheraton offers both left and right hand waves.
If you are looking for a relaxing place, then Sheraton is definitely not your choice, as it is usually very crowded. Keep in mind that there is limited parking, so you should arrive very early to the beach, in order to park near the spot. Note: be careful of urchins, rocks and rips.