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7 things you didn’t know about Cabo Verde


In our last newsletter, we had an offer for a return ticket from Amsterdam to Cabo Verde islands for only 285 €! Now, check out these things that you probably didn’t know about the islands before you head out to Cabo Verde yourself.

 

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"Monte Verde (S Vicente, Cabo Verde)" by Manuel de Sousa

 

Did you know that…
Cabo Verde is part of the islands group called Macronesia. This island group also includes Canarie islands and the Azores.

Did you know that…
Cabo Verde has declared illegal to capture any turtles between June and February (we hope that you won’t capture any of these nice creatures at other times of the year too).

 

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“Santa Luzia Cabo Verde 1999” by Attila.bertalan

 

Did you know that…
There are a total of 10 islands and 5 islets in Cabo Verde.

Did you know that…
Cabo Verde has a lot of drought on its islands and some say that only a tenth of its land is hospitable for agriculture.

 

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"Mindelo-MontCara2000" by Lka - Own work (Lka)

 

Did you know that…
Many websites claim that there is one goat for every two people in the archipelago.

Did you know that…
The official language in Cabo Verde is Portuguese.

Did you know that…
Cabo Verde is the eight most endangered nation on planet because of the climate change.

 

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