Lajes do Pico
buildings on the lava shore
Lajes do Pico is a municipality in the southern part of the Azores.
The municipality is located is on the southern part of the Pico Island. The northern area of the municipality is mountainous while the Atlantic Ocean is in the south. The only road linking to the northern part of the island runs through the mountain ranges of Pico.
The municipality has a population of 4,840 and the area is 155.3 km². It is bordered by Madalena to the west and by São Roque do Pico to the north.
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watering the trees
filling the tank
dairy farmer stops for a cup of coffee
waiting for his master
get aboard for whale watching
old photo of the whale processing factory
cutting the blubber
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