The Azores, officially called Autonomous Region of the Azores, is a transcontinental and an autonomous territory of the Portuguese Republic, located in the northeast Atlantic, endowed with political and administrative autonomy.
The archipelago has nine main islands divided into three groups: western group (Flores and Corvo), central group (Faial, Graciosa, Pico, São Jorge and Terceira) and eastern group (São Miguel and Santa Maria).
The volcanic beauty of the islands of the Azores are unique in the world and result of the connection of three tectonic plates (European, American and African). Legend say that the nine islands are the result of the higher hills of paradise underwater “Atlantis”. Green landscapes contrasting with the blue of the sea, hydrangeas and cows are some of the magnificent scenery that your vision will delight. The Azores are endowed with a mystical beauty and paradise that surrounds and enchants any nature lover.
Fickle climate. Throughout the year you can experience the all four seasons in one day. Do not despair if you wake up with a cloudy and rainy day, at the afternoon you can enjoy a magnificent summer sun.
Friendly and welcoming people that have much pride and respect for their land. It is likely to make a friend or share a joke with someone.
Portugal has one of the best cuisines in the world and the Azores share his fame. Traditional Baked Furnas made in natural boilers, octopus stew, grilled limpets, fried mackerel with traditional sauce, beef stew, yams, black puddings and sausages are some of the dishes that you can enjoy during your stay.
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