The Madeira Newspaper Diario de Noticias reports that the first phase of the reconstruction of the popular Funchal Lido ocean front swimming/bathing complex will be complete in August 2013.
This is great news for all sea water swimming fans and everyone who loved any or all the aspects of the Lido.
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The Lido complex in Funchal was one of the best on Madeira Island. The complex included a large and small seawater pools that were filled daily and there was access to the sea. The complex offered sun beds, parasols, a kindergarten, table tennis, a diving centre, slides, shops, restaurant, 3 snack bars, lifeguards, changing rooms with lockers and more.