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The Flores Island is located in the Azores Western Group, on the North American Plate and the largest of the islands that make up that group. It occupies an area of 141.7 km², mostly made up of mountainous terrain, characterized by large ravines and gigantic cliffs. The highest point of the island is Morro Alto, 914 meters above sea level. The resident population of 3793 inhabitants (2011), being split by the counties of Santa Cruz and Lajes das Flores. It is often regarded as the westernmost point of Europe and one of the most beautiful of the archipelago, covering up of thousands of blue-colored hydrangeas that divide the fields along the roads, in the waterfalls, on the side of the riverside and ponds... This is Flores island... I hope you enjoy the video!