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The area around Flores Island is crisscrossed with fabulous things to see and do, from firm tourist favorites to hidden gems that await the more intrepid traveler.
Those with a love of history will want to visit Azores' fascinating castles, fortresses and ruins.
Watersports are a common activity here. When the weather is fine, why not go surfing or boating; Azores has some perfect areas for it. Why not challenge yourself with a a high-altitude experience during your stay in the Azores area, Go paragliding; it's an experience you will never forget.
Get a feel for the various tastes in Portugal by exploring typical Azores dishes. Limpets and also barnacles are used in local dishes here. Favorite local meals are cozido das furnas (meat stew) and inhames fritos (fried yams), but of course there are many other Azores dishes to choose from. Enjoy queijadas da graciosa (graciosa custards) after your repast. This is popular with locals and tourists.
Get familiar with Portuguese to charm the locals in Portugal. "Você é bem-vindo" translates to "You're welcome" You'll find that knowing how to say "Queres dançar comigo? ", which translates to "Would you like to dance with me?", can be a good conservation starter.
You'll be reluctant to say "Adeus" (farewell) to this unique place.