- Transporte Conforte Chã Pedras
The island of Santo Antão is easily accessible by ferry from the Porto Grande harbor, only 10-15 minutes walk from our residence (see rubric "Transport" below
On the other side of the channel, the team of the "Transporte Conforte Chã Pedras" minibus offers its services 24/24 hours and 7/7 days on the whole island.
The transport is guaranteed under the best conditions of comfort, hygiene and safety at moderate speed.
The languages spoken are Portuguese, Spanish, English and French.
The team provides with all the regular services at "collectivo" rates, including connections between the cities of Porto Novo (Ferry port), Ribeira Grande, Ponta do Sol and Paúl. This allows you to reach your hotel wherever it is.
It can also provide you with a nice discovery of the island by organizing
tours (half day or full day) and assist you in planning your hike.
For more information:
- Tel: +238 988 31 55 or +238 999 01 94 or +238 997 80 87 ;
- On site at the residence please contact Veronico, our manager.
- Casa Cavoquinho
The Casa Cavoquinho is located in the highest part of the "Vale do Paúl" on the island of Santo Antão. It is the ideal place for hiking, relaxing and enjoying nature.
Paúl is situated in a tropical zone, and has exceptional diverse vegetation including almonds trees, banana trees, bread fruit or the dragon tree which fascinates the traveler.
Jose and Belén offer to their guests restaurant service, with delicious Capeverdian and European dishes to complete your stay in Santo Antão.
Use the promotional code "WINDELO" and save 5% on your booking in their establishment.
- O Jardim Do Vinho
Catherine and Serge welcome you in a friendly and musical atmosphere.
Their B&B is located in Achada de Santo Antonio, only 15 minutes from the Francisco Mendes international airport.
"O Jardim do Vinho" is ideally located, in a peaceful area, at a short walking distance from shops, the sea side and the touristic historical city center.
- Casa Laranja
The "Casa Laranja" (orange house) is a modern newly completed one bedroom apartment in "Ponta do Sol" on the island of Santo Antão.
It is the perfect place to escape from the stress of city life combined with a nature orientated holiday.
This modern Apartment offers a very unique setting with impressive Sea-Mountain and Sunset views.
- Cabo Verde and Eastgate Travel
Lindsay and her team help you organizing your trip to the islands departing from the UK. Among their services: packages for one or two weeks, international bookings and inter-island bookings.
- Terre Autentik
Georges Medina and his team, connoisseurs of Cape Verde, organize your personalized trip to the islands from France.
- Secrets du Monde
The very dynamic Marine will prepare you a stay at your convenience, departing from France
- Roots Travel
David and Aurore help you organizing your trip to the islands, departing from France.
- Kitesurf Now
Ola and Marc have a kitesurf school on the beach of Salamansa in São Vicente! They give lessons and also rent gear (kite and windsurf.) Check their website for more details.
http://www.caboverde.com - Not to be missed, includes an almost exhaustive list of hotels and restaurants' addresses on each island.
http://www.bela-vista.net - Beautiful pictures, useful information, islands' maps for sale.
http://www.mindelo.info - Very informative website with tons of Cape Verde related information, notably about the musical culture of the archipelago. Presentation of the different musical styles, well-known and not so well-known artists' biographies, discographies, lyrics, (legal) download section, reviews, calendars of musical events to come, it's all there. And also pictures, news, a forum, practical advices for the traveler, a manual to learn Creole (of São Vicente), and much more to visit and revisit! In French only.
http://www.capeverdeweb.com - General information, notably about Sal, Santiago, Boa Vista and São Vicente islands.
- Experienced professionals (minimum of 5-10 years in the travel sector of Cape Verde) offer a large selection of travel services such as Group Travel, Individual Hiking Trips, Individual Tours, Customized Trips, as well as Domestic Flights and Accommodations, on all the islands with constantly revised offers. English, German and Portuguese spoken.
http://www.flytap.com - TAP.
http://www.tuifly.com - TUIfly.
http://www.tuiflynordic.se - TUIfly Sweeden.
http://www.tuiflynordic.no - TUIfly Norway.
http://www.tuiflynordic.fi - TUIfly Finland.
http://www.tuiflynordic.dk - TUIfly Denmark.
http://flights.thomson.co.uk/en/index.html - Thomson Flights.
http://www.routard.com/forum/cap_vert/124.htm - Routard, for french readers only.
http://www.mindelo.info/forum/index.php - Mindelo Info, for french readers only.
- Widest selection of Cape Verde property.
http://capvert-immobilier.com - The MINDELHOME team agency offers its expertise and know-how to help you achieving your real estate purchase projects.
http://www.kapverden.online - Advert for land for sale
The site is located next to Paul's Graveyard on the island of Santo Antão. The location is guaranteed, with sea view. About 3000 m2 with sugar cane and other fruits. The property is in the name of "Restaurante Monte Verde Lda. Mindelo".
The shareholders are two Swiss (Thomas Herrmann and Arthur Schoch).
Old sale price EUR 150,000 .--. Current Price EUR 75 000.00.
- Le Clos des Effraies
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- Chalet Les Armaïllis
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- The camp Kangaba in Bamako
An art of living in the bush 30 minutes from downtown Bamako.