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Madeira has a number of beaches along the entire island, with crystal clear waters ideal for spending a relaxing afternoon, taking a swim and experiencing nature to the fullest. Although many have ocean access to facilitate entry into the water, others still have very few signs of humans, giving you the chance to learn about the famous “calhau” beach stones. These stones, of pebbled basalt, can be found on most of the island’s beaches, and are one of its hallmarks. Places like this need little explanation, so come and enjoy them, and leave nothing unexplored.