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Category: São Miguel in the Azores

Salto do cabrito

Salto do cabrito is situated in the area of Caldeiras of Ribeira Grande. There is a catwalk above a large pipe that leads to it…. … and some very steep […]

Birds on the island of São Miguel

When you walk around the island, you can see a lot of birds. Here’s my selection for you. 1.The Eurasian curlew2.Fringilla coelebs moreletti 3. The western yellow wagtail4. European robin 5. The […]

Little egret

I would like to introduce you to my favorite bird – Little Egret. It is a bird with black beak, long black legs and yellow feet. She often comes to […]

Around Sete Cidades

I already wrote about Sete Cidades and its sad legend in one of my previous posts. However, this time we took another road and we were (again) amazed by the nature […]

São Roque near Ponta Delgada

There is a fabulous lookout only a few minutes walk from Ponta Delgada where many birds gather (I will publish a separate post about the birds on the island). You […]

The Ribeira dos Caldeirões Park

Another beautiful place! Located in the north of the island of São Miguel , this park was created for tourist purposes. They used a set of water mills and the whole structure […]

A girl and a book

As I already mentioned in one of my previous posts, there is an exquisite park in Ponta Delgada.  Whenever I need to have a break from work or when I feel my ideas […]

Caldeira velha and Lagoa do fogo

There is definitely no shortage of stunning natural scenery on the island of São Miguel. And when the weather cooperates, you simply have to grab a chance.It was a perfect […]

GRUTA DO CARVÃO in Ponta Delgada

One would think that it is a small town but Ponta Delgada has so much to offer. You will never get bored in the capital of the Azores. If you are […]

Floating towns

Floating towns – this is how I refer to these massive cruise ships. They usually arrive early in the morning and leave at the sunset. And whenever they arrive, the town of Ponta […]

Caldeiras da Lagoa das Furnas

The caldeiras on the edge of Furnas Lake are a must if you are visiting the Azores. It’s pretty impressive!  And there’s a strong smell of sulphur. I haven’t done […]


The weather has been really good recently. We haven’t had any rain for a week, which is quite extraordinary in the Azores. So whenever we are free, we just go […]