Frequently Asked Questions
How do I get to "The Studio Pico"?
You could either be picked up at Madalena by car. You could hitch hike. You could rent a scooter at Madalena.
Where can I rent a scooter?
At the Ferry Terminal in Madalena are 2 places for Scooter Rentals. I recommend Franks's shop. It's a diver and Whale watcher place with grey scooters infront. They cost 30 EUR/day. 80 EUR/3 days and 180 EUR/7 days, including 2 helmets and gas.
Where can I go swimming?
The closest swimming spot is at Sao Miguel harbour. It is a 20 minutes walk down from The Studio. The way up takes about 30 minutes. Good for your bootie!
Where is the next supermarket?
The closest supermarket is located in Sao Mateus. It is a 40 minutes walk into the village of Sao Mateus at the main road. You find everything what is needed there including bread and fresh vegetables and fruits.
How do I use the toilets?
Please don't throw toilet paper into the toilet as it will get stuck on the way, would stuck the tank and that means a real mess for our circular eco-system we have here with the "poo and the pee".