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April 2014

Scrimshaw and whale ivory jewlery is not a lost art. In the old days, whalers would dump whale bones in the harbors - and today divers can recover that whale bone - under water for generations. From simple whale bone earings, to carved whale shaped pendants - to real Scrimshaw - these are unique bits of the past that you can only get in the Azores. Read more →

The Atlantic Islands of the Azores are just four hours from Boston, and with SATA Airline’s fall sale prices they are just $497 away. Travel at that price is valid between October 30 and December 9, 2014. The price includes all fee and taxes. Booking must be completed by April 30, 2014. Price is valid for Boston non-stop to Ponta Delgada, São Miguel Island. Read more →

The Festa do Espírito Santo, or the Feast of the Holy Spirit, is a highlight of life in the Azores, helped to develop a sense of community characteristic to the culture of the islands. Azorean families who live North America return to the islands to celebrate with their friends and relatives. All are welcome! Read more →