Accommodation in Mindelo
It is true that you won't find any Travelocity-listed accommodations in Mindelo. However, you can definitely discover all you need 4 miles (6 kilometers) away in Sao Vicente. That's where you'll find the Hotel Don Paco and the Residencial Beleza Monte, a couple of the more luxurious options in which you're sure to get pampered. If you desire something a bit more modest, secure your reservation at the dependable Aquiles Eco Hotel or Foya Branca Resort Hotel.
Mindelo Vacation Packages
The country's capital of Praia sits roughly 170 miles (274 kilometers) to the southeast of Mindelo.
It is very easy to reach Presidential Palace and Mindelo Marina.
Add a dash of adventure to your trip by visiting the Sao Pedro Beach and Laginha Beach in Sao Vicente, which is 4 miles (6 kilometers) to the south. Additionally, Paul is approximately 15 miles (24 kilometers) to the north of Mindelo. If you make your way there, add the Lombinho and Chã João Vaz to your itinerary.
If you are not one to take time off just to chill out, you'll be pleased to know that Cape Verde has a selection of outdoor activities, including mountain climbing and hiking.
If you're hoping for a bit of downtime, you're in luck. The Cape Verde region offers several chances to take it easy, including shore fishing and sunbathing.
If you're a playful, energetic person, Cape Verde has many recreational watersports, including swimming and snorkeling.
Languages change, borders shift, but recipes are forever. Don't pass up the opportunity to taste the regional cuisine. It can be a great way to get to know a new place.
Cabbage and tuna are ingredients likely to touch your taste buds during your time in this region.
Looking forward to finding out what real, traditional cuisine looks like in this region? You cannot leave until you taste catchupa (slow boiled stew) and carne gizado (stewed meat and vegetables).
No culinary experience is really complete without papauya candy (sweet), a tasty local treat.
Buy Ponche (cocktail with brogue, lime and molasses) and you'll quickly see why this spirit is so loved in the region.
You'll find it extremely useful to learn a few common phrases in Portuguese. A common phrase is "Você é bem-vindo" ("You're welcome"), which can be understood by almost everyone. Also, knowing "Queres dançar comigo? ", which translates to "Would you like to dance with me?", is going to be another useful tool to have in your arsenal.
Adults and children alike will have fun celebrating Independence Day, a national celebration on the 5th of July. It's a great opportunity to spend time together.
All vacations must end at some point, but the memories of this place are sure to last long after you say, "Adeus."
Mindelo visitors ought to know that this destination's closest major airport is Sao Pedro Airport, 6 miles (10 kilometers) to the southwest.
Packages in Mindelo
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