The ARCHIPELAGO OF THE AZORES, consists in 9 islands of volcanic origin, located in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean between Europe and North America.
Despite all the islands have been carved thousands of years ago by ruthless volcanoes and surrounded by a vast ocean temperated by the warm Gulf Stream which gives them a mild climate throughtout all the year, each island has is own identity in their magnificent landscapes, architecture, traditions and cuisine.
The AZORES are a true paradise in the world, populated for centuries ago by an extremely charming people.
SÃO MIGUEL ISLAND, the largest, with about 750 square kilometers and more than half of the Azorean population is popularly known as the “green island”.
Here, on this island, Mother Nature gave the best of herself, offering us majestic lakes in craters of extinct volcanoes, harmonious valleys surrounded by magical mountains with lush vegetation, pleasant natural pools of thermal waters and stunning volcanic sand beaches.
The laborious and adorable São Miguel’s folks, took charge to present us with unique traditions, wonderfull botanical gardens and an excellent and tempting cuisine.
To know SÃO MIGUEL is feel the immanence of Nature and the nobility in the soul of its people.