Tourist Office The people here are friendly and love the Azores and helping tourists. If you need a place to start this is as good as any Google Maps Praça Gonçalo Velho Cabral / Gates to the city The three arches you see in

250g cassava flour (also known as mandioc flour) – we use the Globo brand200g cheddar or other similar strong flavoured cheese – grated200g semi skimmed milk100g sunflower oilA pinch of salt3 medium free range eggs Instructions:- Heat oven to 180oc- Heat

With so many great things to do and see on São Miguel, but a lot of miles between each we have created this guest only Google Map with pins. This means that you can plan a day by day trip

Valley of LombadasDifficulty: ExpertThis is a beautiful ride from the top of the valley range in Riberia Grande to the abandoned spring water factory. This is a fast paced downhill ride through some beautiful countryside. Best attempted with a pace

Want to do some island hopping?Guests who stay with us frequently ask about getting flights between the 9 islands of the Azores. It is very easy, and relatively cheap to fly between the islands and booking flights is not complicated.

One of the most frequently asked questions is about the weather in the Azores. So when is the best time to visit the Azores?It is always a good time to visit the Azores. As you can see the temperature doesn’t change that

The Basics Getting to the Azores There are flights to the Azores from the US, Canada, Europe and the UK. You can also take internal flights (or boats) between different islands. We can help you with travel ideas and we have a

Paint a tile Leave nothing in the Azores but footprints, memories and a tile. The Azores is an environmentally sustainable paradise in the middle of the Atlantic. Leave your memory on the wall with a tile and a hand-painted message or

The Azores islands are a stunning, green island. Of course, all that green comes from somewhere, and with only so many churches that you want to visit this is a guide to what you can do when it rains.Number 1

Guests can download this guide hereFishFish 22 Tucked away in a corner street, close to the center of town. Great value for money, as well as friendly staff and fresh fish each day. You could not ask for much more. Good for

Guests can download this guide hereOur favourites on Sao MiguelCasa do AbelFrom the same people who own Bar Caloura, I think has to be one of my favourite restaurants on the island for meat, specifically steaks. The wonderful food is well

Chá Gorreana WalkDifficulty: EasyLength: 3.5kmTime: 1.5 hoursThis circular route along the tea plantations begins at the parking place of the Gorreana tea factory. Carefully cross the gate on the way out of the factory towards the gate accessing the tea