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Earthquakes in São Jorge

Dear guests, We have received some requests for information about what is going on in S. Jorge and if it will affect your holiday in the these islands of the triangle. The earthquakes that have been felt on that island have not been felt on Faial. The information we have is not certain, but for

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Help Ukraine

Dear customers, Dear fellow tourist accommodation owners, We thus come to appeal to all people who can help, to sign up for the recent platform created by the Regional Government of the Azores, to support Ukrainian refugees with accommodation or a job. https://portal.azores.gov.pt/web/prgra/acores-em-missao-ucrania We will not stand by undaunted, watching this war through our screens,

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Sahara dust in the Azores

It is not the first time that we witness this phenomenon here in our islands. We are nicknamed the islands of “Bruma” by our mystical fog, that from time to time invade us, and now comes the dust of the Sahara desert in search of a little bit of our spotlight! These days, the sky

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Discover Faial

For a long long time, we all complained about the lack of a website that contained all the tourist information about our island… Well, this website has now arrived at the hands of the Sustainable Tourism Association of Faial Island (aka ATSF). www.discoverfaial.com ATSF is an association that has existed since 2018 and brings together

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4th of July

No, it’s not the 4th of July for US independence, it’s the 4th of July for the anniversary of the city of Horta! This year it has been 188 years since Horta went from village to town. We currently have about 8,800 inhabitants in the city of Horta, comprising 3 parishes: Angústias, Matriz and Conceição,

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Ponds of Pedro Miguel

“Why do you never recommend Pedro Miguel’s ponds to visit?” A Pico customer asked me this question one day. A really good question! It is a beautiful place in Faial to visit, but it goes unnoticed by most tourists, perhaps it is little publicized, or perhaps because it is difficult to explain the access …

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Two Days in Faial

“What to do in 2 days in Faial?” Following our article on staying in Faial, and at the request of many of our guests, here is a suggested program for 2 days on our island. There are several things that you can’t really miss on the island of Faial, the view of Caldeira being one

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How many days in Faial?

Dear future guests, We often receive this question from our customers: How many days do you think I should stay in Faial? or “How many days do I need to visit Faial?” Well, finally we will answer what goes on in our soul: Stay a week or two. You need a lifetime to get to

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“Partner for Sustainable Development”

New Year New Life! And nothing better to start the year than a new partnership, this time with the natural parks of the Azores. Know we are part of the “Partner for Sustainable Development” program, as it aims to promote knowledge and disseminate the value of Natural Parks, namely in terms of tourism and products

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SWAG – Strong Women Action Games 2021 4th edition

It is with great pleasure that we partner for the second consecutive year with SWAG! This is a unique competition in the scope of crosstraining as it is entirely female and is already in its 4th edition! In addition to being an opportunity to compete, it is an excellent excuse to come and visit our

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