Cape Verde - São Vicente
The main city of the island, Mindelo, is the second biggest trade center of Cape Verde. Renown for its music, home land of famous musicians, like Cesaria Evora, painters and manufacturers of music instruments, this island with its capital is a magnet to Cape Verde visitors.
Special yearly attractions are the carnival and the music festival.
From São Vicente it is possible to reach the nearby Santo Antão island by a daily ferry service.
Hotel Foya Branca****
Situated on one of the most beautiful beaches of the island, the hotel, with its suites and small villas, offers all the exacting guest desires.
Hotel Porto Grande Oasis Atlantico****
In the center of Mindelo.
Very nice compound, famous by its frequent music events.
Well-kept hotel with excellent service, situated by the port, with view on the bay