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Villas in the Azores
If you are looking for a unique and great place to spend your vacation, Holidu will take you to the Azores Island of volcanic origin, located between North America and Spain, and located in the middle of the Atlantic, a perfect place to enjoy nature. It has spectacular landscapes and endless panoramic views, open spaces, unimaginable flora, hiking trails. In addition to great food! And why not say it; it is a fairly inexpensive island!Enjoy the sea in villas very close to the beach
The villas in the Azores are of a particular charm, thanks to their variety in style and location. Some will leave you dazzled by their luxurious spaces and designs that range from contemporary to modern. Other villas are simpler and cave-dwelling in harmony with the environment that surrounds them. Regardless of their characteristics, they all have the comforts you need; internet, television, heating, balcony, terrace etc. You will certainly enjoy your stay in the villas in the Azores to the fullest!
Travelers and activities
The Azores are currently one of the largest whale sanctuaries in the world, where you can find 24 different species. This represents a third of the total existing species. Thanks to the fact that the Azores is a migratory route for these animals, it is possible to observe them throughout the year. Take the opportunity! The trip to the sea lasts approximately 3 hours and there are several companies that carry out this excursion. It is an activity for the whole family, but keep in mind that the recommended minimum age is 5 yearsThe Azores for big groups
Don't miss the local gastronomy. As a good island in the Azores, you can enjoy excellent fish and seafood cooked in different styles. It is curious to know that the only clams in the archipelago grow in San Jorge. You can also enjoy good meat. The cow has a Protected Geographical Indication and some dishes are the Terceira “alcatra”, meat “molha” or the regional fashion steak. If you want to try it, you can make this barbecue in the forests of Serreta.
The historic center of The Azores was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1983.
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If you want an admirable place for your eyes and your senses, this is it. It is a volcano located on the western coast of the island of Faial. It is the product of an eruption that occurred in 1957 and enlarged the earth. You will see a lunar landscape and next to it there is a lighthouse and a viewpoint from where you can see the crater. It can be easily reached by car via the circular road.2. Take a delicious bath at Termas do Carapacho on Isla Graciosa
Located on the island of La Graciosa, the thermal baths were discovered in 1750. Today they are part of a small thermal center that offers therapeutic baths with the properties of the water. You can enjoy spectacular natural pools that feed this spa through springs with water that gush at 45º. Its waters are rich in chlorate, sodium, sulphated and calcium.3. Stroll through Caldeira Velha in Isla San Miguel
This place is recognized as a Regional Monument of the Azores Islands. It has very varied and exotic vegetation and enjoying the place is the only thing you have to do. Strolling you get to the pools of hot springs, perfect for taking a bath and enjoying its small waterfall. Don't miss the pond where you can watch the water boil. Of course, the smell of sulfur is brutal, but it soon passes as it is a wonder of nature.4. Get inside a volcano in Algar do Carvao on Terceira Island
A different place to say the least. You don't always have the opportunity to visit a volcano from within. It is essential if you go to the island of Terceira. This algar was formed by the lava on its way out to the surface, leaving an impressive cave. The lake inside, the vegetation and the light that comes in is a sight that is hard to forget. You have already been warned, you will not be able to stop taking photos!5. Get to know Monte de Pico
This destination is located on Pico Island, it is nothing more and nothing less than the highest mountain in Portugal with 2,531 meters. From its top, you can see the islands of Graciosa, San Jorge, Faial and Terceira. Of course, to reach its top before you will have to do a steep trek, the unevenness is 1,200 m. Approximately 3 hours long. Come and visit this majestic place!6. Visit the plant Gorreana tea ation
The oldest tea in Europe is produced here. This factory was founded in 1883 and has already gone through 5 generations. In addition, the humid climate and the clay soil make this area of the Azores perfect for growing Camellia Sinensis, the tea plant7. You will be amazed by the landscapes of another planet in the Azores
Nature is the great owner of this destination, so it is not difficult for you to find landscapes that seem taken from some science fiction film, of a wild beauty and abrupt. You will not be able to believe that there is so much beauty in one place!