Cozido das Furnas is the true slow food, from Azores: cooked for about 8 hours at 70ºC temperature, inside a volcano. Once you tasted this you cannot forget the taste, for sure. Eating Cozido das Furnas in Sao Miguel Island is a whole experience, beside the dish itself, that is mouthwatering and healthy.
Visiting Sao Miguel Island Azores was an overwhelming experience, from the very beginning to the end. This is one place I wish to stay for at least six months as is in my very TOP 5 places. Sao Miguel island is a fairy: Ireland in the middle of Atlantic. Just imagine looking at a picture […]
Lila island is the first island of Azores Archipelago I’ve seen. Visiting Terceira Island Azores I was amazed at a glance, as it was not the island one would of expect to see in the middle of the Atlantic ocean. Moreover, I was fascinated about the hydrangeas, nature’s beauty, cuisine, quality of actually all, architecture, […]
Sao Miguel island, Azores, the secluded archipelago in the middle of the Atlantic produces pineapple. So was visiting Arruda Pineapple Plantation Sao Miguel island, the only place of its kind in Europe. And maybe in the world. While the temperatures in Azores do not allow the pineapples to develop, the people fund a very innovative […]
Terceira island Golf Course is a real gem in the middle of Atlantic ocean, between Europe and North America. It is one of the 9 islands that from Azores archipelago and an year round destination. Being one of the healthiest places on Earth, is perfect for families and for nature lovers. Moreover, Terceira is not a tourism […]
Visiting Azores Natural Hot Springs in Sao Miguel island is a healing experience for the body, mind and soul. Thanks to the incredible properties of the geothermal springs and the natural landscape, with rich vegetation, pure air and beauty all around.
Azores cuisine surprise all its visitors, first as it is not all about the fish. Plus, Azores treats are incredible tasty and yet so healthy, many of them organic. So here there are, 10 Azores delicious healthy dishes and treats I’ve tried there, that are both super good and very affordable.
30 beautiful Azores islands pictures from Terceira and Sao Miguel, the two islands I visited so far. Azores archipelago it was love at first sight and that kind that lasts and gets stronger with time. So let me show you 30 reasons to fell for Azores, in pictures.
Whales and dolphins watching in Sao Miguel, Azores Islands, located in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. It is actually the only place in the world open to all continents, some even say here was Atlantis are like a magnet for cetaceans. Here is one of the best places in the world to watch whales […]
Azores tea plantation: Is it possible to sell tea to the Chinese? Apparently it is and who do you think it makes it so desirable? Gorreana Tea, a company that owns one of two tea plantations from the Sao Miguel island.