Experience one of Europe's most Eco-friendly Island Destinations
Here on these unspoiled islands in the Atlantic, which are all relatively small in size and with a population of just over 240,000 residents are filled with charming waterfalls, enchanting beaches, eye-catching valleys and of course an abundance of hydrangeas that have become the national flower of these 9 islands.
“Known for its splendid garden roads lined with bright hydrangeas and azaleas, São Miguel is an adventurer’s paradise, too, attracting today’s explorers to its labyrinth of lakes and canyons” – Michaela Trimble February 11, 2020
Travel and Leisure MagazineWriter
“One of Europe’s secret nature gems, it’s a volcanic archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean. When you arrive at the Azores, you’ll realize that it would be the very first time in your life that you’ve seen so much greenery.”
Luxury Travel MagazineEditor
“I find myself wandering about in a half-daze, wondering how I didn’t really know what this place had to offer.”
The Globe and MailCanadian Writer
9 Unspoiled Islands in the Atlantic
The Magic of the Azores Islands
Here it’s as if time stands still and this is how the locals like it. Time does not work like it does on mainland Europe but more as an “island style” with a very relaxed but still efficient way of living. The dramatic coastlines, green pastoral settings and unique flora and fauna are only some of the enchanting characteristics the region has to offer.