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Category: São Miguel in the Azores

Anona madura -what’s that?

Travelling is not just about seeing new places and meeting new people. It’s also about experiencing new tastes and aromas, checking out the latest food trends… Local markets are perfect […]

The Terra Nostra Park in Furnas

Heaven on earth exists! I saw it with my own eyes. It’s called the Terra Nostra Park in Furnas. Do you want me to tell you more about it? But […]

Gorreana Tea Plantation

Are you a tea lover like me? You live in Europe and you want to know how tea is produced. I have some good news for you. You don’t need […]

Stormy weather

This is Ponta Delgada and I took these pics yesterday afternoon. It was indeed very gray and cloudy. But this town is always charming and I find that it is […]

Port of Ponta Delgada

Perhaps I was a sailor in one of my past lives because I’ve always been fascinated by boats and ports. There’s an eternal coming and going – coming from the […]

Jardim António Borges in Ponta Delgada

While walking around the town, we came across this beautiful, inspiring park. And let me introduce you to Ficus macrophylla Desf. ex Pers.Moracea. Look at these roots! And isn’t this […]

Vila Franca do Campo

Vila Franca do Campo is situated about 50 minutes drive from Ponta Delgada. If you survive the journey (you’d better have a strong stomach when taking local buses over here) […]