Charles Darwin and The Cape Verde Islands

Charles Darwin and The Cape Verde Islands

Cape Verde plays a defining role in Charles Darwin’s journey to becoming one of the world’s most note-worthy naturalists, biologists, and geologists — most well-known for his contribution to the science of evolution. During a 5-year voyage aboard the HMS Beagle under Captain Robert Fitzroy at the age of just 23, he was instructed to spend time exploring and investigating the land in order to make natural history collections.

The International Music Festival of Santa Maria 2018

The International Music Festival of Santa Maria 2018

This month, the much-anticipated International Music Festival of Santa Maria came to the shores of Sal. This annual two-day event sees locals and tourists flock to Santa Maria Beach to celebrate local Cape Verdean and international music. The weekend brings together a spectacularly diverse audience of all generations, but their aims are the same—dancing, singing, and celebrating—all fuelled by delicious festival food and drinks.

Immediate Returns When You Invest in White Sands Hotel & Spa

Immediate Returns When You Invest in White Sands Hotel & Spa

As construction of the 5* luxury White Sands Hotel & Spa picks up the pace, Luxury Beach Life are offering an amazing investment opportunity. Located on the Island of Boa Vista, the development is taking shape to reveal the piece of paradise that will be on offer. Santa Monica Beach, named one of the world’s top 25 beaches, was chosen for this haven — on the largest but least populated Island of the archipelago. White Sands Hotel & Spa is the first of six Resorts planned by the developer on Boa Vista.

The Natural Wonders of Cape Verde

The Natural Wonders of Cape Verde

Interest in Cape Verde has risen significantly over the past decade. According to the latest report by the World Travel and Tourism Council, the Islands now welcome over half a million visitors a year, and in 2017 the travel and tourism industry directly contributed 17.8% of Cape Verde’s gross domestic profit (GDP).