The Azores Tourist Guide provides information about the history, geography, and cultural events that occur on each of the nine islands.

Azores.com is another website with loads of information, from how to get around to each island to what to do when you get there.

Any number of travel guides will also help you to plan your trip...from the budget-minded (Let's Go, Lonely Planet) to those with a richer budget (Frommer's, Fodor's).

And for the best flights, the only direct ones from the U.S. go to the Azores Express site, www.sata.pt

The Azores Tourism Bureau, Azores official website, www.visitazores.com contains alot of information on each island description, what to do, where to go, videos of what you can experience and how you can get to the Azores from several country on the world.