|Leaflets advertising this region ask the question: "Could this be God's address?" True, the Azores islands do have a mystical appeal to them. Ideal for melancholic souls in search of silence and for those who want to look at the sea animals of the region, whales and dolphins, it is equally wonderful for more active types who prefer to go diving, fishing and hiking. The Youth Hostel in Angra do Heroísmo, on the island of Terceira, is your base from which you can set off to discover the history of this World Heritage town. Aren’t these the holidays you've been dreaming about!? Well then, stop messing around and get on a plane, cos swimming will take too long.