Visiting and discovering the Azores – Pico Island

Visiting and discovering the Azores – Pico Island

The Azores is a set of islands, most precisely nine, which are quite abundant in fish, thus providing more than enough preys to catch for the sports fishermen. The islands are also famous for the several water sport opportunities they offer such as sailing, water skiing, wind surfing and others. You can discover the underwater world by diving into the deep and clear abyss. Explore the spectacular caves, colorful rock formations and different life forms underwater. If you are a nature love... [ read more ]

Visiting the Azores – sports: caving, climbing, paragliding and fishing

Visiting the Azores – sports: caving, climbing, paragliding and fishing

Vacations are best when you have fun! If you choose the Azores as your holiday destination you can be sure of one thing: adventure and fun are guaranteed. There are plenty of exciting activities you can choose from however the following article will mostly present you the sporting activities. Visit and explore the caves around the Azores islands or go mountain climbing. For an adrenaline rush choose paragliding and admire the scenic view from overhead. Those who prefer the more relaxing and q... [ read more ]

Visiting and discovering the Azores – São Jorge, diving and boat rides

Visiting and discovering the Azores – São Jorge, diving and boat rides

As the Azores is a set of islands composed of nine islands which are naturally surrounded by a lot of water hence they offer exciting activities to all visitors. Visit the charming Azores islands, enjoy and admire the magnificent landscapes, walk through the picturesque villages and join in for a sail or boat ride. There are lots of fun and adventurous thing to do at the Azores. Do not miss out on a lifetime adventure in Portugal. Book you holiday to one of the islands of the Azores and fill... [ read more ]

Best water activities in the Azores islands: waterfalls, boat rides and whale watching

Best water activities in the Azores islands: waterfalls, boat rides and whale watching

As the Azores is a set of islands composed of nine islands which are naturally surrounded by a lot of water hence they offer exciting activities to all visitors. On Flores Island, one the most luxuriant and charming of the Azores islands, for example there are several waterfalls worth visiting. Then experience a fabulous contrast of colors as you paddle out to the sea and watch Terceira from a different perspective. Hop into a boat and visit all the islands of the Azores. One of the most exci... [ read more ]

Visitors guide to the islands of Azores

Visitors guide to the islands of Azores

Imagine a place on the Atlantic Ocean where nature is pure and not touched by humans. The Azores Islands are a perfect and ideal example for this dreamy image, except that it is not only a dream, it is an existing location and it is recommended for you as a holiday location! The Azores is made up of nine island, each with adventure and lots of surprises. Visit the land where you can watch the whales and dolphins frolicking in the water while you have beautiful volcanic landscapes and scenic g... [ read more ]

Visiting the natural side of the Algarve – flowers, butterflies and small animals

Visiting the natural side of the Algarve – flowers, butterflies and small animals

To all those who love nature the Algarve region has lots to offer for it is rich in unique and common plants, trees and flowers and also it is home to several animal species. Go for an adventure and discover the woodlands, mountains and valleys. Visit during the spring season when everything comes to life, the greenery starts to grow again, spread all over the land and wild flowers color the landscape of southern Portugal.Take your binoculars and magnifying glass with you and explore the sec... [ read more ]

Top woodland adventures in Algarve – hunting and orienteering

Top woodland adventures in Algarve – hunting and orienteering

In the Algarve region there is quite a large area covered with woodlands which allows you to practice two rather unusual sports: hunting and orienteering. Visit Monchique forest and the area around the Caldeirão Mountains. Discover the hidden, rustic and gentle parts of Algarve and experience precious moments in natural surroundings. The Algarve is dotted with several hunting reserves where all the sports hunters can find a few birds of prey and other animals to hunt. If you would rather not... [ read more ]

Best trips and tours in Algarve – ready for adventure

Best trips and tours in Algarve – ready for adventure

No matter how many times you visit the Algarve and how long you decide to stay for you will always find something worth exploring and discovering in this beautiful region. It is a natural haven that holds exciting adventures for all who are ready for fun and a journey of discovery. You can always set out along the coastline and discover the secrets of the sea, after which you can head step by step towards the inland. Follow the paths of ancient people on foot, horseback, on two wheels or by ... [ read more ]

Best rides in the Algarve region – horses and donkeys of Portugal

Best rides in the Algarve region – horses and donkeys of Portugal

There are several interesting activities and things to do in the Algarve region among which you can also count horse riding and donkey riding. Horses are majestic animals which were used for many useful things in the past centuries. Today the modern accomplishments of men have excluded them from many territories which cannot be considered a bad thing, nonetheless the time when horses and horse riding were an ordinary phenomenon had a special atmosphere. Travel back in time and go for a horse r... [ read more ]

Paintballs, zip wires and caves – adrenaline rush in Algarve

Paintballs, zip wires and caves – adrenaline rush in Algarve

All who are in a desperate need for adrenaline rush will be able to find some in Algarve region. There are opportunities for those who are just looking for some excitement but for those as well who feel fearless and indomitable. If you like adventures we recommend you to try a paintball fight with your friends in the woods. Can hurt a bit but it’s definitely a lot of fun if you have a good strategy. There are other opportunities for adrenaline junkies, such as abseiling and zip wire. Hangin... [ read more ]