Category Archives: Azores

Winter traditions in Ponta Delgada

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Ponta Delgada is one of the most spectacular and vibrant places you have ever visited, enjoying and embracing its colorful and spectacular traditions and events!

5 attractions in Ponta Delgada you cannot miss

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If you are a nature lover and a passionate traveler, you definitely have to discover and explore the beautiful exotic Ponta Delgada.
The charming port city, Ponta Delgada, on Sao Miguel island, is the gateway to the Azores archipelago, a string of nine islands in the Atlantic Ocean.
The distinctive architecture of whitewash and black basalt lend Ponta Delgada a monochrome complexion, but its colorful and joyful character will steal your heart from the very first moment you’ll lay your eyes on it.

Cha Gorreana trail

Cha Gorreana trail

Cha Gorreana tea is internationally recognized s a “rare collection of fine teas”. Family owns and operates the tea factory since 1883.

Gorreana’s teas have many unique flavors and aromas this being one of the reasons why they have remained a staple in European pantries for over a century.

Grown in the lush emerald green hills of the eco-friendly plantation; without using herbicides, fungicides or pesticides one can rest assured that only the finest tea leaves come out of this plantation.

The best Azores events for this March 2016

The best Azores events for this March 2016

Granted, spring is a rainy season on the islands, so if you want to avoid getting wet, you should postpone your vacation for the early summer, but if you are a brave and smart traveler, you’ll know traveling during the low season is a wonderful experience. The best Azores events for this March 2016 are anyway bound to keep you occupied, should you choose to travel to this beautiful archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean during the first month of spring.

Vila Franca do Campo, the islet on the island

Vila Franca do Campo, the islet on the island

Would you like to visit a special spot in the Azores? If the answer is yes, we suggest Vila Franca do Campo, the islet on the island.

3 Spots not to miss in Ribeira Grande

3 Spots not to miss in Ribeira Grande

Today’s destination of choice is a place that must make your visit list for your Azores Island trip. So here are 3 Spots not to miss in Ribeira Grande, one of the most quiet and picturesque parts of the Island of Sao Miguel.

Povoacao, an amazing Azores destination

Povoacao, an amazing Azores destination

“It is a truth universally acknowledged”, as the story goes, that volcanic islands are a beautiful, idyllic scenery, offering every weary traveler a once in a lifetime opportunity to escape reality in a secluded, wonderful corner of earthly paradise. One such place is Povoacao, an amazing Azores destination whose secrets we would like to unravel in a few lines.

Lagoa, the best destination in the Azores

Lagoa, the best destination in the Azores

If somebody were to ask me about a place to spend a quiet and beautiful moment of respite in the sunny idyllic Azores Islands, I’d pick Lagoa, the best destination in the Azores.

Where is Ponta Delgada?

Where is Ponta Delgada?

After you’ve heard that this beautiful city is a corner of paradise on earth, the logical question you are bound to ask yourself is: Where is Ponta Delgada?

Where are the Azores?

Where are the Azores?

These exotic islands belong to Portugal, but are they actually located in Portugal? Where are the Azores?