Allure of the Azores
Some call the Azores, the "Hawaii of the Atlantic" for its incredible volcanic geology and for the wild at heart, the "Galapagos of the Atlantic" for its sheer abundance of marine life. Whatever moniker it is given, the Azores archipelago of Portugal sits at the maritime trading route between Europe and America developed its own unique identity and even then, none of the 9 islands are alike, each creating its own legacy, character and importance thanks to the cross-cultural migration of settlers. Be ready for a wild ride as the Azores are more than what you expect!
The 9 Islands of the Azores
The Azores is a paradise for gastronomy. Being foodies ourselves, we naturally understand the quality and insatiable pursuit for flair and excellence. From the stunning array of seafood to the delightful local produce , we are purveyors of "food-venture". There is a reason why we design the best journeys that pays homage to the Azores' rightful place at the top as a culinary destination.
Experiences are what define Beyond X Boundaries journeys and sojourns. In the Azores, we build relationships, make friends and create a sustainable model for tourism to allow our guests to feel the privilege, enjoy an immersive and interactive experience that enhances your journey to a whole new level hard to replicate. We pride ourselves on being Mavericks of Experiential Travel and we duly deliver above and beyond illustriously demonstrated in our Azores journeys.
Details & Flexibility
No two journeys to the Azores are the same. While others are fixated on a "set program", the Azores for us are tailored down to the most minute of details, allowing for full flexibility of your time, your needs. Heck, we could even combine an inspiring journey with Madeira if time is not even any concern. Such is the splendor and uniquely different identity of the 9 islands, all the more it calls for a 100% tailored journey.
Our keen eye for charming properties and details of experiences means that a trip to the Azores is never just about frivolous 5 star hotels or resorts. We work with independent lodges, casas, private villas and local guesthouses, forging a relationship that is genuine and complementary to create authentic experiences. Depending on the dynamics of your journey, we will recommend the most suitable lodging for your needs.
A member of Design Hotels, the Furnas Boutique Hotel is located in the verdant and pristine greens in Furnas in Sao Miguel, the largest island of the Azores, a place of breathtaking beauty where one finds the largest concentration of thermal waters in Europe. The perfect spot to unwind, leave the stress behind and connect to nature.
Azul Singular arose from an ideal that little by little was built with endeavor, love for the beauty in things and in nature. Each of the lodging are hybrid tents that were thought out and built from scratch that blends in perfect harmony with the rhythms of nature.
Located in the heart of The Vinicultural Landscape of the Island of Pico, classified as a world heritage, Pocinho Bay is a cool haven of relaxation offering a quiety understated elegance in an intimate, and friendly, home-away-from-home atmosphere.
White - Exclusives Suites and Villa is a unique and most beautiful newly opened place lying on the green Island of São Miguel, Azores. Preserving unique patterns of traditional Azorean architecture, the owners created an authentic place with wonderful and modern design, luxurious, but laid back and stylish.