- Madeira is the birthplace of Cristiano Ronaldo.
- Fans of the football icon should definitely visit the beautiful Portuguese island.
- Read on to find out where Ronaldo fans should visit, stay and eat on the island.
The Portuguese island of Madeira, about 320 miles off the coast of Morocco, is known for three exports: the fortified wine of the same name, Madeira cake, and Cristiano Ronaldo.
For fans of the football icon born in the San Pedro district of Funchal, the capital of Madeira, a trip to the island is a must.
The beautiful island, which boasts gorgeous scenery overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and year-round sunshine, is a shrine to its most famous son, with murals, statues, and various other Ronaldo-themed attractions to be found around every corner.
Keep reading to find out more from Insider’s best guide for Ronaldo fans visiting Madeira.