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Beautiful Cape Verde is an archipelago situated off the African coast. It may be an area that is poor in terms of natural resources, but is an island nation that is full of opportunities.

The beaches of Cape Verde are glorious and the available adventures are quite grand indeed. You will find hiking, diving, and a resort-style atmosphere readily available during a stay here.

Before there were settled in 1462 by Portuguese settlers, the islands of Cape Verde were uninhabited. It is a nation that enjoy ties that are close with Africa and Europe, helping to make it a premier destination.

Cape Verde is formed by 8 islets and 10 main islands. Each has something for visitors to enjoy. At Santo Antao, you’ll finding incredible treks to follow. Boa Vista, Sal, and Maio have stunning beaches to enjoy. Brava is a small island that can only be accessed via boat and provides a quiet getaway. Or there is Santa Luzia, which is uninhabited, so you can explore at leisure.

Many make their way to Cape Verde via Santiago Island, which was the first that was settled. The original capital can be found on the island, Cidade Velha, along with several historic sights. Praia now serves as the capital, also on Santiago, and you’ll find an incredible Lagostada and Grogue waiting for your arrival.

Cape Verde provides a quiet, simple holiday. It provides an active, adventurous holiday. Now it is time for you to plan a getaway that will help you relax the most.

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Praia, capital of Cape Verde

After a series of pirate attacks, Cape Verde shifted their capital to Praia. Since then, it has grown into the largest city in this island nation. It is a commercial center, providing a busy port that features sugar cane, coffee, and tropical fruit. Praia is also renowned for its many world-class beaches and resort amenities. You can visit nature reserves, climb a volcano, or dance the night away. Because of the island’s proximity to Europe and Africa, several wars have been...

Travel resources for Cape Verde

How is the weather in Cape Verde ?

Praia
clear sky
25 ° C
25 °
25 °
65 %
3.6kmh
0 %
Thu
31 °
Fri
28 °
Sat
30 °
Sun
30 °
Mon
23 °

Official holidays in Cape Verde

Below you can see a list of the official holidays

DateEnglish Name
January 1New Year's Day
January 13Democracy Day
January 20Heroes Day
May 1Labour Day
June 1Youth Day
July 5Independence Day
.August 15Assumption
November 1All Saints' Day
December 25Christmas Day
Cape Verde

What is the capital of Cape Verde

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Praia, capital of Cape Verde

After a series of pirate attacks, Cape Verde shifted their capital to Praia. Since then, it has grown into the largest city in this island nation. It is a commercial center, providing a busy port that features sugar cane, coffee, and tropical fruit. Praia is also renowned for its many world-class beaches and resort amenities. You can visit nature reserves, climb a volcano, or dance the night away. Because of the island’s proximity to Europe and Africa, several wars have been...