The Azores are going to be all you hear about this year, and for good reason. The archipelago of nine volcanic islands is a part of Portugal. Located in the North Atlantic ocean, the lush wildlife, blue waters, and charming towns make it a desirable vacation destination — travel bloggers are already flocking to the islands. The best part is that the Azores are only a four-hour flight from parts of America's East Coast. If you're wondering what it's like to visit the Azores, we rounded up some gorgeous photos from travelers' experiences. Check them out!