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What makes a place green? Well, that depends on how you define it. For some countries, like Indonesia, it’s all about building a school with sustainable... Read More

I stood back from the steaming, manhole-sized crater and watched my lunch being lowered into the ground. Next to me stood Valter Vieira, the chef at... Read More

A canceled flight might turn out to be the best thing to ever happen to you.Back in 2015, Anna Gorga’s flight from the Azores to Lisbon was canceled.... Read More

Whether you consider yourself to be a surfer or not, you’re likely influenced by surf culture. If you drop a “dude” from time-to-time, highlight your... Read More

European culture, history, and food only get better when paired with the relaxation quotient of an island. The spectacular coastlines of the best... Read More

One of the greatest rewards of traveling — discovering the new — is reflected in T+L readers’ picks for the world’s best islands. Not only do several... Read More

When you think about the most beautiful places on earth, images of pristine white sand beaches on remote tropical islands often come to mind. And while... Read More

There’s something magical about whales. It may be the fact that one species – the blue whale – is the largest animal on Earth, reaching as much as 100... Read More

Craving some adventure this summer? The notion of a solo trip might be a bit overwhelming at first, but once you get past the initial fear of traveling... Read More

You may think you’ve seen blue hydrangeas. But there’s a place in the middle of the Atlantic where the hydrangeas are so vibrant, they are sure to... Read More

Recently voted one of the best islands in Europe by Travel + Leisure readers, the Azores are celebrating their World’s Best Awards win with a 3-day... Read More

“Everyone says the Azores are the new Iceland,” says Catarina Maia, emphatic despite the patchy connection on our transatlantic call between New York... Read More

On the westernmost point of São Miguel, the largest island in the Azores, lies a sulfurous hot spring that’s been used by swimmers and wellness tourists... Read More

It was 17 degrees Fahrenheit outside when I boarded the plane in Boston, the harsh January reality of New England in plain view as my breath formed icy... Read More

Tour operator Azores Getaways is offering a vacation package that you’ll want to know about — but it’s only available for a limited time.Starting at ... Read More

Hurricane Ophelia, the latest storm to form in a record 10 consecutive hurricanes this season, is forecast to hit Ireland in what could be the country’s... Read More

On a map, they’re barely visible. But zoom in closer on the Azores — a small archipelago of nine islands nearly 1,000 miles off the coast of... Read More

This story originally appeared on Time.com.A video of a rare species of whale has been released, marking the first time the whale has been captured on... Read More

The nine islands of the Azores archipelago rise from the seabed in the middle of the Atlantic, some 1,000 miles from mainland Europe. Until... Read More

HawaiiGet at least 30 percent off from the Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa, which boasts 508 modern rooms with private lanais off the Black Rock and... Read More

Study population levels and migration routes of endangered sea animals—whales, turtles, and dolphins—in the Portuguese Azores islands in the Atlantic... Read More

I rarely leave my ranch and studio in New Mexico for very long. But I have a thing for animals, and I've always wanted to see whales up close. So a few... Read More

Our airplane is descending in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, and I can't get Barry Manilow out of my head. "It's a miracle!" he keeps singing. "A... Read More

ASIAHua Hin, ThailandLike much of the sea pine–dotted coast within a few hours of Bangkok, Hua Hin started out as a little-known village where the only... Read More

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