In the warm season, few remember that the construction of the Atlantic Ocean Road was a real feat. Although it has been a dream since the early 20th century, construction began only in 1983. During the years leading up to its opening in 1989, the region was hit by 12 hurricanes. This means that the region can be best enjoyed in the summer, when the sun allows you to get out of the car for some nice walks and fresh air, and in the fall when the aggressive waves crash on the highway offering true spectacles. You can also virtually travel through the road through Google Stret View and see some pretty incredible pictures.