Sao Miguel Island
This is the first Island I visited during this trip. Actually started my trip and ended my trip on this Island. I hope you enjoy the pictures!
Quad Biking Tour - Sete Cidades from North Coast (Half Day) The guide takes you off the beaten path to take in great views of the Sete Cidades Crater and off-road spots that aren't easily reached by normal vehicles.
The town of Furnas is best known for its geothermal activity and one of the best areas to see the simmering sulfurous water and boiling mud pools is the *Caldeiras Vulcânicas (Caldeiras das Furnas)*. Here, you’ll find bubbling volcanic hot springs and small geysers, all easily accessible via walkways.
Farol Ponta do Arnel
The oldest Lighthouse on Sao Miguel Island. Over 140 years old.
Gruta do Carvao
The Gruta do Carvão is an ancient lava tube located on the outskirts of the municipality of Ponta Delgada
Igreja de Sao Jose
Beautiful Church inside and out.
Parque Natural de Ribiera do Caldeiroes
Ribeira dos Caldeirões Natural Park is a protected area that stretches along the part of the water stream of Ribeira dos Caldeirões
Portas de Cidade
The Portas da Cidade (“City Gates”) are located in the parish of São Sebastião. Built in the 18th century next to the extinct pier of Ponta Delgada, consisting of three imposing arches decorated with symbolic elements, such as the Royal Coat of Arms and the City Coat of Arms. cultural landmark of great tourist interest.
Out and About
Random pictures while I was out and about exploring.
Terra Nostra Garden and Pool
While the water may resemble a giant cup of coffee, the entire park and the multiple hot springs are actually extremely well-kept, clean, and relaxing. There are several walking trails that lead you through the tree-lined grounds of the park.