Iberostar Club Boa Vista
Travel Blogs from Boa Vista
... on our way to the Canary Islands and there will be some swell but as we approach the Canaries we will encounter a high pressure system and the weather will improve. At the moment, in our cabin, the ship is moving around quite a lot. Cape Verde Islands to Lisbon That night and part of the following day, the ship bumped around a little but as the day progressed the weather improved and the day after, 19th, the sea became calm with only a light wind. The temperature ...
... some chocolates and the ship's lapel pins.
“I'm nine-years-old,” said one of
the girls after we asked her. “And my brother is seven-years-old,”
Our friend, Mr. Wonderful, gave them
US dollar bills and their eyes got wider and they said thank you
again before we ...
... fishing rights. It is a tale we have heard across West Africa. The Chinese seem to have a finger in everyone's pie.
In the afternoon we took a trip out to the old Cidade Velha. We saw the enormous fort overlooking this village, and finished the day perfectly by wandering round ancient cobbled streets with names like Rue de Banana followed by a drink overlooking the sea.
... No fancy air conditioned coaches here, but small mini buses, our guide, Walter, had studied in Boston USA and was now back in his homeland attending university to become an English teacher. He was softly spoken but when you did catch what he had to stay it was very interesting.We took a walk through the cobbled streets passed old buildings with a lot of character but in desperate need of renovation in particular the military base which looked more like a scene from The ...
... on the Verandah deck with cocktails and a good book and more music to say farewell to Cape Verde. An interesting little island well worth a short visit to understand how little some people have to survive on. It sort of makes you feel guilty for tucking into your five course meal but at least we added a little tourism money to their economy.
I managed a dip in the ship's pool today which was alarmingly cool to begin with but ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service