The Azores: Furnas in Sao Miguel and Beyond

Head north to explore the island of Sao Miguel to explore some of the natural wonders on the island. This Azorean islands were formed in the mid-Atlantic Ridge where Eurasian and North American tectonic plates collide. From this natural phenomenon, geothermal springs are found on the island of Sao Miguel has thermal pools set against lust tropical landscapes and steaming craters of the Caldeiras das Furnas. For those hoping to stay and enjoy the area, the Furnas Boutique Hotel allows you to relax in their thermal pools and enjoy spa services. This hotel also has an onsite menu serving mediterranean inspired tapas dishes in their modern dining room and patio area. Simple, yet beautiful, this hotel is a tranquil escape in the stunning valley. Sao Miguel is also home to the oldest tea plantation in all of Europe. The Cha Gorreana plantation is a national gem as it grows eco-friendly herbal teas known…

Small Luxury Hotels: Pousada de Lisboa – Praça do Comércio

No matter whether you are a avid or infrequent traveller, the one thing that we can all agree upon is that finding the right accommodation during your trip matters. After hours of touring around the city, this becomes your haven to relax and unwind after a busy day. But lucky for you, Small Luxury Hotels of the World™ (SLH) has done the research for you. Compiling a curated list of over 520 hotels in more than 80 countries around the world to offer guest the best locations and highest quality of service. And that is why for my latest voyage to Lisbon, Portugal, the Pousada de Lisboa – Praça do Comércio was the perfect choice when looking for somewhere to stay. Centrally located in the main square of the Praça do Comércio, this hotels is a tranquil haven just steps away from some of the most historic sites in the city. Located in what was…