Garden of the University of the Azores

With about 1.5 hectares, this garden belongs to the University of the Azores since 1976, when it was founded. It was ordered to be built to be the private park of the palace ordered to build, at the end of the 19th century, by the 2nd Visconde of Porto Formoso. Among other things, the Garden of the University Campus of Ponta Delgada, provides the realization of scientific activities and even the hosting of social events.

 

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Azores in the Forbes top 20

Cecilia Rodriguez, journalist, traveler and writer, has set tight criteria for choosing the best destinations to live. The criteria were the presence of an international school, quality of life, health system, internet connection, proximity to airports with international flights, cost of living, expat community and low crime rate. Discover the most American-friendly destinations in Europe, those with the best quality of life, …

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Dolphins fly in the Azores

This could be the beginning of a description of the image in this article. In this one, the photographer invites the observer to imagine where the dolphin comes from: is it a jump from the water or was it flying smoothly before a flight steeply over the Atlantic? Whatever the reader imagines, the resemblance to a seagull is evident, except …

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