It was released this month the statistics of overnight stays in the Azores. Accounting the first 6 months of the year the island of Pico was the only island that had positive growth in the number of overnight stays! And in 2nd place is the neighboring island, Faial, with negative growth of 5.7% over the same period of year 2011. Continuation of good work to all of us and best regards. To read the full article (in portuguese) visit:
From today till the 26th of August here in Lajes do Pico we have "Whalers Week" .
This week promisses music, sea, flavors, readings, art, rosaries, masses, processions, preaching, and reunions, a journey into the past in the midst of a new financial and social reality.
In this spirit, faith and celebration that will make the invitation to visit Lajes do Pico, the Azores whaling village, capital of culture in the Azorean Whalers Week. http://www.aldeiadafonte.com/en/hotel-meetings-and-events.html
The new website of Aldeia da Fonte –
shows for the first time the Fonte Resort concept and Aldeia da Fonte
Nature Hotel. Our space is a truly Resort because of the spaciousness
of our gardens/park and the number of facilities we offer within the
premisses with no cost for our clients. We are a Nature Resort with a
Nature Hotel being reciprocally complementary making it an original
concept in the Azores.