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Enjoying a pre-dinner drink as the warm tropical  sun  goes down  

Enjoying a pre-dinner drink as the warm tropical sun goes down

Cape Verde

January 27th 2016
Hello from Santiago island in Cape Verde (CV) , one of 10 islands once ruled by Portugal but independent since 1975. We are now firmly in the Tropics..300 miles from Senegal on the west African coast. CV is a friendly place pop. 128,000 with 58% of the population under 50 years. There are so many young people that children go to school in shifts the first from 07.30 to 13.00 and the second from 13 ... read more
Africa » Cape Verde » Santiago

Cape Verdean Flag The uninhabited islands were discovered and colonized by the Portuguese in the 15th century; Cape Verde subsequently became a trading center for African slaves and later an important coaling and resupply stop for whaling and transatlantic shipping. F... ... read more
31st January 2016

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Have looked at Cape Verdi several times for a holiday , lots of review say it's a building site !
1st February 2016

Cape Verde
Yes there is a lot of construction. But apparently the English holiday village is OK. Good weather but I wouldn't want to stay long...there are nicer places xx

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