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Travel to Faial, visit Faial, the best destination of the Azores

Travel to Faial

When travelling to Faial you always have to keep in mind that you are visiting a small island which lies halfway in between Europe...
Atlanticoline, visit Faial, the best destination of the Azores

Beyond Faial

The Azores are an archipelago of nine islands, Faial is part of the central group made out of Faial, Pico, São Jorge, Graciosa and...
Faial and the sea, visit Faial the best destination of the Azores

Faial and the sea

Unsurprisingly for an island situated in the middle of a vast ocean, the sea is determinating the life on the island. Faial and the...
The geography of Faial

The geography of Faial

Like all the islands of the Azores, the geography of Faial is dominated by the volcanic origin of the island and the subtropical climate...
The history of Faial, visit Faial, the best destination in the Azores

The history of Faial

The beginnings The history of Faial dates back to 1375 when the island first appeared on the Catalan Atlas, at the time named Ilha de...
Faial Azores

The Azores, a paradise of 9 Islands

The Azores are a paradise of 9 islands in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, 1400 km west of Lisbon, 2000 km east of...
Pico the mountain, visit Faial, the best destination of the Azores

Pico, the mountain

Pico island is most famous for Mount Pico. Pico, the highest point of Portugal, is a dormant stratovolcano rising 2351 meters above sea level....

São Jorge, cheese and headlands

São Jorge is famous for its cheese and its headlands, the so called Fajã's. It is probably the most underrated of all Azorean Islands....

Graciosa, the white island

Graciosa, the white island is the second smallest among the Azorean islands. Its landscape is marked by gentle volcanic hills and, unlike the other...
Terceira, Visit Faial, the best destination of the Azores

Terçeira, the third island

Terceira was the third island to be discovered, thus its name. Terceira is very popular among tourists from the mainland Portugal, mainly due to...


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