Azores Must Know Words – English to Portuguese

english to portuguese essential words

Just speaking some Portuguese words can help you tremendously in the Azores!   Most Portuguese people understand and speak English in the main tourist areas, however, it is important to try and speak a few words. Even if you just say "Ola" to your hotel receptionist, Portuguese people appreciate you making the effort to try …

Azorean Islands Highlights

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The Azores Islands are a Portuguese archipelago comprised of nine volcanic islands that have a somewhat tropical feel with European characteristics. The main problem you’ll encounter is deciding which islands to visit. Don’t worry though. You’ll be drawn to return in which case you can visit the islands you missed on your first trip. Here …

Hiking Trails on Pico Azores, the Black Island

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Here are the best hiking trails on Pico Island for you hiking lovers! Lava Trail (6 km) – Difficulty: Medium This track connects Santana to Lajido. The Lava Trail runs through a UNESCO World Heritage Site characterized by the unique shapes and forms of Pico’s lava fields. On this trail, the hiker is surrounded by …

Hospitals and Health Care Centers in the Azores

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  AzoresWay.com website assumes no responsibility for the professional competence or integrity of the public entities, persons or firms listed. The names are arranged alphabetically by category, and the order in which they appear bears no other significance. ISLAND OF SANTA MARIA HOSPITALS AND HEALTH CARE CENTERS Centro de Saude de Vila do Porto de Santa …

Are the Azores safe to travel?

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Yes! The Azores are one of the World's Safest Places to Travel!   Let’s start by saying that the Azores Islans are located in the most western territory of the European Economical Union. Portugal itself is on the Top5 list of the safest countries to travel to,  the 2016 Global Peace Index places Portugal at number …