To discover another landscape less arid than the island of Sal , we finally left on the island of Sao Vicente . Boa Vista is much like Sal , even if the secret island the most beautiful dunes of the archipelago . Cape Town Green then take any sense
D'avant atterrir à Sal, Island beaches, we did Escale à Sao Vicente, Island Arts and Culture. We were welcomed to the new year with an earthen pot containing a flour and cinnamon. Then the paperwork. Not very friendly customs. I recommend you plan on cash. They have no terminal CB. And we had to negotiate hard on request to enter into clandestine airport, accompagné of course, to remove biftons. There is no point to pay in advance with the Embassy because the fees will be higher. On your site visa for Cape Verde will cost25 euros. Of course if your tour operator formula included the visa. Go your way. And rather apréciez the vue offered by the airport of Sao Vicente on the vertiginous volcanic mountains by erosion. (c resembles dark mineral vu à aux Canaries Lanzarote)
Cape Town on the island of Sal
Hop on, off to Sal 30 minutes flat. Seen from a window of land clear and dry springs in the middle of the ocean. Heat of the wind, Horizon aride the eye. Welcome to the island of Sal. Is located north of the archipelago of Cape Verde, Sal Island is known for its high content of salt. I will have the opportunity to talk about famous salt mines of the island of Hisin the my video presentation of the island of Sal.
Santa Maria on Sal Island
Here not in a green mountain hiking. But a tussle with the wind on this island of contrasts with the other islands of the archipelago. Here no Cap. No Green. A land barren and wind ubiquitous. The bi-color yellow and tastes blue taxis on the island of Sal promise a shipment of contrasts between land and sea we arrived at the hotel, I am eager to soak up the sun before the sun layer (soon 18h30/19h) and stretch my legs along the Ponta Preta beach.
Around Santa Maria south of Sal
The lighthouse of Ponta do Sino lies at the southern most tip of the island.
You know what ? The long awaited trip to Cape Verde is almost here. In just three days. I've always wanted to spin at the airport to celebrate the New Year. I like the idea that the world is available at the snap of coupettes. A minuit trente, So it will spin in a taxi towards Roissy to celebrate this first day of the year 2012 on the warm sand.
The average temperature in January is between 20 ° C and 25 ° C .
Discover the island on foot Sal, cycling and underwater to him.
And boat on the island of Boa Vista perched on the dunes.
Zoom Zoom Salt the island is the most touristy northern Cape Verde, probably because of its sublime beaches. Its extremely flat terrain, constantly caressed by the wind, looks like a lunar region. Boa Vista is the island of dunes and morna, Tropical paradise, of singular beauty, where there is vast sandy, caressed all year round by the warm waters of a blue-green sea.
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