The parish of Calhetas is located by the sea, with a steep coast, where you can find its Natural Swimming Pools. Also known as Poços das Calhetas, Calhau da Furna or Poceirões, they are a quiet space where children can have fun in the Atlantic under the supervision of adults.
HIGHWAYS We have no highways and the best we can offer are two SCUTs (fast lanes without costs for the user) in São Miguel. In the Azores we do not pay tolls to move around. TRAFFIC JAMS If we are more than 10m in traffic we don’t like it. In the Azores there are no traffic jams, which can stress …Continue reading
The Maré de Agosto Festival is a cultural event that has already brought to Santa Maria more than 400 shows, provided by more than 250 different groups and about 2000 musicians. Among them, prominent names in the music scene, national and international, representative of the most diverse aesthetic styles. Many of them, perhaps less well-publicized, have regularly taken on the …Continue reading