Category: Trail

Walking Up and Down Lagoinha

Even better than we remembered! This medium walk of 7 kilometres never had our attention, until now. The first and only time we walked this trail, we missed out on all the eye candy because of the fog, who is a regular visitor on this part of the island. But since this weekend the walking route Lagoinha de Serreta (named after the small crater lake) has earned a spot in…

Stunning Rocha do Chambre

Yes, this is why we are living on the Azores! My brothers, Annemarie and I went for a hike and were thrilled by the variety of landscapes, views and natural beauty. Although the trail already excised this summer it became a marked route, so now the majestic glory is visible to all who want to go out there. I had seen straight rock formations a few times from a distance…

Wine Trail: see the traditional vineyards still alive in Biscoitos

Biscoitos is the pounding heart of the Azorean wine tradition, or at least this is where the tradition has been kept alive in the rocky surroundings of the north side of Terceira. The wines of Terceira; Vinho de Cheiro and Verdelho, of which the latter is said to be the best, are made possible by clever and hard work of the wine families of the island. The volcanic landscape has…