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Not necessary to visit except you need to go to the necessaries or get informations from tourism office. Renovated in modern style with lots of wood and lava stone, the views offered is the same if you move some steps away right or left.
We popped into this small fort, which is a five minutes' walk from the centre of Lajes do Pico (follow the coastal path towards Sao Joao). It offers some alternative views of Lajes do Pico and a tourist office (which had a good range of...More
On the edge of Praia da Rocha stands a medieval fort designed & built by a military engineer Alexandre Massai between 1629-1633.
The fort was built to defend the estuary of river Arade from the pirates. The fort is built on a trapezodial with the...More