travel42 Port Guide: Sao Vicente Island

Sao Vicente Island travel42 Port of Call Guide

In the northwest corner of the archipelago, this slow-paced windward island is quite pleasant. Its main port, Mindelo, is an agreeable town that offers some very nice beaches and bays. It also has a tower that should look familiar if you've been to Lisbon—it's modeled after the Tower of Belem. We suggest seeing the pink city hall and the lively produce and fish markets. On Sunday evenings drop by the square, Praca (pronounced PRAH-sah) Amilcar Cabral, to watch local residents prome...
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