Parque das Dunas Village
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
TripAdvisor Reviews Parque das Dunas Village Boa Vista
Travel Blogs from Boa Vista
... We left the dramatic scenery behind as the ship departed from the harbour at 5.45 pm towards our penultimate destination of Lisbon, arriving there on Monday 21st April. We cannot believe that we will arrive back in Southampton just one week from today. On the one hand it seems like an eternity since we left Southampton in January, but on the other hand the time has flown by. After we had left Mindelo the Captain announced that we will encounter some strong ...
Our lunch was the best grilled tuna
steak and the best prawn crepes we ever tasted. It was matched by
refreshingly good caipirinha followed by strong Portuguese style
Before heading back to the port, ...
We are on Santiago the main island of the Cape Verde (pronounced Cape Verd) archipelago, an ex Portuguese colony 300 miles off the Coast of West Africa. Our ship is docked in in Praia, the capital of the country. The people look very African but there is something European about the tourism. Certainly its a lot different from mainland Africa. On this island all the inhabitants look ...
... presidents palace wasn't a grand building compared to the one in Senegal, but had character. We visited the municipal market (no flies at this one thank goodness ) the local people buy at the market and then take their purchases back to their communities or villages and sell on to those who are unable to get to the main market.The fish market was in a different area so it was nice to wander through the stalls without having to hold your nose.We passed the court house, the ...
... that all seem to roam free. Many dogs roam the island too.
The highlight of the tour for us was the concert we heard at the Marina with the local music and dancers giving us a taste of an eclectic music style some part latin american tango somepart reggae and some part jazz. We loved the style it was music to make you want to dance and the dancers certainly did strut their stuff and shake those hips. Brilliant.
We returned to ship ...