The António Borges garden, built between 1858 and 1861, is one of the main historical gardens of the island of São Miguel, representing for the history of gardens a patrimonial value of major relevance in the regional and national panorama.

Since 1957, it has belonged to the Municipality of Ponta Delgada, since then it has been a recreational and leisure area, with free public access.

 

 

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Fogo lagoon highlighted in Europe

According to the portal Sapo Viagens, Lagoa do Fogo was chosen by the European Best Destination as one of the 18 most beautiful landscapes in Europe. According to the portal, “Across Europe there are breathtaking landscapes. From untouched landscapes to charming villages by the lake, passing through colorful forests and quiet islands, in Europe there is a little bit of …

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Can you smell the images?

The image above was taken where the famous Furnas stew is made. Volcanic activity is intense and the whole area has a strong and unique smell. A family walks through a place that is difficult to access. It is on the banks of the Fogo lagoon, where the smell of fresh water mixed with humidity allows you to smell this …

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