New edition of Azorean Spirit is now available

Thinking about the first holidays of 2020, the cover of the sixth edition of our inflight magazine is Gran Canaria, an island tempered by a sunny climate throughout the year, which makes its beautiful beaches even more desirable. And because we want you to enjoy this destination in the best way, we propose unmissable activities…

Poço da Alagoinha – An eternal waterfall

Choose your favourite name. It can be Poço da Ribeira do Ferreiro, Lagoa das Patas or Poço da Alagoinha, the name is not really important. What is really important is to know that this is one of those must go locations in the Azores, mainly for someone visiting the island of Flores. The most common…

Lisbon and Porto: Where to eat

Everyone knows that Portugal is a country of food lovers. Selecting a place to eat, both in Lisbon and Porto, is difficult as most of them are very good. Some are more tourists oriented than others but it is still possible to come to a general consensus regarding some of the possibilities which we leave…

Frequent Flyer: Teresa Canto Noronha

Name: Teresa Canto Noronha Job: Jornalist/ Plastic Artist Born in: Ponta Delgada, Ilha de S. Miguel, Açores, 1967 Blog: “Notas da Ilha” Journalist Teresa Canto Noronha is one of those people who can travel the world, but always ends up spending the holidays in the Azores, where she was born. Born in S. Miguel island,…

Lisbon and Porto

If Lisbon is the capital of Portugal, it was the city of Porto that gave origin to the name pf the country. The approximately 300 kilometres separating the two major portuguese cities have History and unique stories which distinctively define the character of each city. Find out more about the origin of both of them….

Eating in the Azores

There is everything here and everything is from here. There is fish, of course, as we are on a “boat” anchored in the middle of the ocean. And meat, the best you can eat. And also pastries, tasty and unique pastries. The azorean gastronomy is another trip besides the trip made to get here. And…

Be a Sustainable Tourist

Whenever you travel you are inevitably interacting with the natural resources and cultural heritage of the destination. In order for your trip to the Azores to have a positive, mindful and sustainable impact we leave you three essential tips: – Choose to use public transport, ride a bike or simply walk whenever possible thus contributing…

What to do in Azores

The Azores leave no one indifferent and there is always something to see or do. The portuguese presence dates back to 600 years ago, but this is a universal location, where nature rules. And, through it, cultural, sports and gastronomic experiences come to live like visiting museums, whale watching or trekking in the nature. These…

The Azores – More than a territory, a feeling

The Azores Archipelago, with its nine islands, is halfway between the American Continent and Europe. More than a strategic position, the Azores are a place of feelings and inspiration, where the real can easily meet the mystic. Come and find us. The magical number is the 9, but we are going to leave numerology to…