Tag: PT – Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the Azores

What it’s like to go on a Jurassic Park-style adventure in the volcanic Azores; Laura Millar; Metro

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There’s plenty to explore in these lush green islands.

Source: What it’s like to go on a Jurassic Park-style adventure in the volcanic Azores

10 Reasons to Visit This Volcanic Island That’s Obsessed With Cows; Devorah Lev-Tov; Fodor’s

The Azores—an archipelago composed of nine volcanic islands by Portugal—has spectacular natural wonders, a fascinating history, a culture all its own and, most importantly, happy cows. Located in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean, about 1,000 miles from Lisbon, the Azores Island of Terceira is known for having more cows than people.

Source: 10 Reasons to Visit This Volcanic Island That’s Obsessed With Cows

Just my cup of tea: An island-hopping adventure in the very verdant Azores; Stephanie Cross; Daily Mail

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Most people would fail to plot the Portuguese archipelago on a map but they’re missing out, says Stephanie Cross after she explores islands where the landscape veers from a desolate, dusty, black moonscape to every shade of green.

Source: Just my cup of tea: An island-hopping adventure in the very verdant Azores