We covered approximately 2/3rds of the island, not making it to the east coast. The farmlands are so very green and the coast is a contrast of black volcanic rock with the turquoise blue swirling water. Our tour lasted about 8 hours and we got back to the apartment just before dark. We were both happy to see some of Sao Miguel. I thought both islands had a lot to offer but John preferred Terceira. It’s difficult when you are comparing a 2 day guided tour of Terceira with a self-guided 8 hour road trip.
Despite the challenges we’ve had in the Azores, we are both glad that we went.Read more