Currently Browsing: wildlife

My Amazing WWOOFing Trip to the Açores (Part 2)

Laura posing with the highest peak on the island of Sao Miguel behind her

This article continues on from My Amazing WWOOFing Trip to the Açores (Part 1). Did I mention that I did a hell of a lot of walking? Weather dependent, I must’ve walked near enough 15km a day. I was lucky that the place I was staying was a stone’s throw away from one of the most famous landmarks […]

CONTINUE READING

Working in the valley

A salamander on my hand

Nuno, my host, owns a large plot of land in a valley near the centre of the Serra do Açor. He wants gradually develop it into a glamping site which, for those that don’t know, is glamorous camping in tipis, bell tents, wigwams, or yurts. Nuno’s site is very beautiful. He has about six waterfalls […]

CONTINUE READING