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Address: Strand von Santa Maria | It starts from Kyte Beach THEN Igreijinha, Then Hotel Odjo d'agua UNTIL Ponta Sino., Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 4111, Cape Verde
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Lovely little town

Not a lot to do but it is a lovely little town. Most people live on fishing in this town and you can actually see them going out from the pier. The salesman hassle you a bit as... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Not a lot to do but it is a lovely little town. Most people live on fishing in this town and you can actually see them going out from the pier. The salesman hassle you a bit as they want to make a sale and seem to think you swim in money. My husband got ripped off a little by... More 

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Devon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice beach and harbour, they have markets on designated days. Good time wandering around shops. Sellers can be pushy but we just said if you keep on we won't come into your shop. Good selection of cafe's, bars and restaurants

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just follow the coast line for some spectacular views and when you have had enough head back over the dunes back to Santa Maria

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely village with lots going on , plenty of stalls along the beach front to buy gifts . Lots of places to eat , on Friday evening it is closed to traffic . All the restaurants spill out on to the roads for a party ,this is the time when the workers relax . It is worth going to the... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had a good day touring the island with Gus on 18th January 2017. ||||||Not much to see on the island, but the tour took us to all parts. Started with e drive through Santa Maria, then through the salt mine area near by. We then moved on to a small beach with views of the 'Lion' mountain range. Next we... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The beaches here are stunning, the people are extremely friendly. We left our resort on many days to wander around Santa Maria. Id recommend Barracudas for food, fresh sea food caught that day and prepared and cooked fresh on offer. We had a few nights in Buddy's bar, has a massive selection of Gins, Whiskeys and Rums, the live music... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great town to visit, excellent beach front, pier great when the boats come in! Good resteraunt everywhere, and the people are helpful and friendly. Remember it is a third world country so a little run down but full of character well worth a stay.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went for lunch. four adults and one child. One bottle of wine. Bill came to 90 euros. And it wasn't that great. Nearly coughed up a fur ball. Husband in bad mood on walk back to Hotel.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Looks a bit gloomy at night but there was no trouble at all. a slice of paradise on sal several places to eat at the santa maria end.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful place to visit by day or night Great bars , restaurants and beaches Safe and not any worries Defo worth a visit

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