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World Heritage site for a reason. Long, interesting history. When you go, make sure you have a... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2018
TravelinAlan
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Los Angeles, California
Charming place full of character and history

The one-time capital of Cabo Verde and the earliest European settlement in Africa, Cidade Velha is... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
phutty
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Tallinn, Estonia
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23 Jun 2018
“Worth A Visit”
28 May 2018
“Charming place full of character and history”
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Igreja de Nossa Sra. do Rosario, Cidade Velha, Santiago 1110, Cape Verde
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

World Heritage site for a reason. Long, interesting history. When you go, make sure you have a guide. Would be very difficult on your own.

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

The one-time capital of Cabo Verde and the earliest European settlement in Africa, Cidade Velha is UNESCO-listed and for good reason: from the fort on top of the hill down to the old town below, it is full of history and offers plenty to learn...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Well worth visiting,and accessible by local bus from praia. On Sunday and cruise ship days only, a small market is open.The town is walkable, but the street are cobbled. The restaurants are at the sea front and it is very pleasant to sit and have...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Although there are lots of excellent tours available with a local guide I took a aluguer from Praia & back. Considering it is the birthplace of Cape Verdeans & now a UNESCO World Heritage site it is very low key. I had a good explore...More

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