10:00 for the short drive down to the port to catch the ferry to Sao Roque, on the Island of Pico. When the ferry arrived there was much activity as passengers disembarked and items were unloaded.
The flight was delayed on its way from Portugal, and further delayed due to air traffic control problems in France, so the pilot had to produce an alternative flight plan that avoided French air space.
Lush green valleys…
…Red tiled houses
Pure clean air…
…Pine and dust