island of the Azores, Portugal
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São Jorge is an island in Portugal's Azores (Açores) archipelago.


São Jorge (SUHNW ZHOHR-zh(ih), /ˈsɐ̃w ˈʒoɾ.ʒɨ/) has two main settlements:

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Map of São Jorge (Azores)


  • 1 Igreja de Santa Bárbara, Manadas, Velas. Church built in 1770 over the ruins of an earlier church from 1485.  




  • 1 O Branquinho, Ribeira do Belo 48, Rosais, +351 919 184 024. Tu–Su 11:00–14:00 & 18:30–21:30, closed M. €7-15.
  • 2 Restaurante Castelinho, Caminho das Árvores, Urzelina, +351 295 010 385. W–M 09:00–15:00 & 18:00–22:00, closed Tu. €4-21.
  • 3 Fornos de Lava, +351 917 394 977, . Th–Tu 19:00–23:00, closed W. Traditional cooking in a wood-burning oven using local ingredients. Views of Pico and Faial Islands. €15-40.



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