Tarrafal Hotel

Address: Tarrafal, Santiago, Cape Verde | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located in Tarrafal, is near Bijilo Forest Park, Abuko Nature Reserve, River Gambia National Park, and Fort James Island.
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3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

Travel Blogs from Tarrafal

Somewhere betwixt and between

A travel blog entry by elaineeustace on Mar 20, 2014

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... veg of every sort. And full of laughing Africans, their husbands, their wives, their children all selling goods and chatting away. They are proud of their independence but are not economically successful enough to totally break free of Portugal who still support them with road building etc.

We also heard that the Chinese built them a dam to irrigate their crops , but in exchange ...

A very relaxed atmosphere after Africa

A travel blog entry by beverlyndavid on Feb 14, 2014

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... 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 ...

Name that Tune

A travel blog entry by bollinger_babe on Jan 24, 2014

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... Murano glass. Murano, as you know, is the famous Venetian hand-blown glass and is much appreciated the world over.

We then went back to the cabin for a while, where I did some kumihimo braiding out on the balcony, until it was time to go along to the next event.

We made our way to the Morning Light pub, where the “Name that Tune” quiz was going to be held, played by pub entertainer Pat Shannon. ...

How Green is My Valley

A travel blog entry by bollinger_babe on Jan 23, 2014

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... I suppose there’s not much thrill to winning a bottle of plonk when it’s free anyway! But at least we’d finally won. :-)

The show tonight in the Coral Club was called “Symphony” and featured the Braemar Orchestra with a classical singer. It was excellent; the orchestra is really good.

Then it was just the disco, where we stayed awhile and enjoyed a nightcap. Then off to bed after a very full, very interesting ...

Andrea and Ken meet a little bit of Africa

A travel blog entry by aniemi on Nov 28, 2013

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... allowed to enter, well, actually the requirement was that you had to wear shoes to enter it, so that pretty much eliminated the local residents. We visited a handicraft market, where Andrea engaged on of her favorite past times – haggling with the merchants. Not one of them let her walk away, although she started walking several times. She wonders if she could have gone lower- but really the point was to drop a few dollars into the local economy.