Apartment in a residence located at Ponta Preta, 10 minutes walk from the beach and the town center of Villa do Maio (Porto Ingles), Island of Maio, in the Archipelago of Cabo Verde.
Cabo Verde is an independent parliamentary republic, politically stable and the Catholic religion, in which the security level is very high. There is no risk of epidemic diseases, it does not need to do any vaccination, and there are no poisonous animals.
Maio is the island with more beaches, and the most "real" because not reached by mass tourism although it is only a few minutes (10) flight from the capital Praia.
The location, the type and the view that it has all around, make this residence one of the most beautiful on the island.
The apartment consists of a living room with a sofa, and an adjoining covered terrace, a kitchen with fridge and cooker, dishes, a double bedroom, a bedroom with two bunk beds, two bathrooms with shower, and a veranda-solarium on the roof.
The residence is gated, it features a swimming pool and outdoor shower, and the staff is present 24 hours on 24, kind and available.
The beaches of golden sand, stretching as far as the eye can see, some are just outside the residential area, in other you can make long walks without meeting a soul, discovering postcard landscapes that follow one after the other.
The water is crystal clear, and the temperature allows bathing in every season, holidays all year round are guaranteed, without the need to make their holidays in the summer.
The Maio Island is one of the best fishing spots in the world, to the delight of fans, both from the boat (and 'can go with local fishermen on their boats or features fully equipped boats operated by industry experts) and by countless beaches, and there are fish of all sizes and all types.
In the town there are many small supermarket and several restaurants run by local or foreign, to sample local specialties (cachupa, buzios) or simply fish (tuna, greenhouse, dolphin fish, lobster) and meat (pork, chicken, goat) all accompanied by rice, vegetables and molhos inevitable (typical sauces). Every other kind of need is in the shops or on the streets of downtown.
And 'possible to rent cars, quads, scooters and bicycles to visit the island completely, and canoes and surf to fully enjoy the ocean.
There are some hills where to hike for hikers, and once you get to the top is spectacular.
The inhabitants are simple, quiet, always willing to help when needed, and their greeting of "bom dia" will remain in your ears for a long time, like long walks on the beach and hiking the beautiful landscapes people.
Even in the evening the atmosphere is impressive, having dinner by the sea or simply sipping the local beer, a grogue (cane distilled from local sugar), or ponche.
And, back home, maybe a dip in the warm pool water lit the residence.
Maio is located leeward, the climate is dry, the temperature fluctuates between 26 ° and 30 ° by making the desirable destination for the whole year. It rarely rains, occurs when the island becomes completely green. Nature is untouched, goats, wild guinea fowl, pigs and donkeys are part of the landscape, and it is not difficult to spot unexpected animals such as whales, sea turtles who come to lay their eggs, tuna, dolphin fish, manta rays and dolphins.
And 'the ideal place to spend the winter months to heat and sun.
The Island of Maio will surprise you every day and, on returning to your country, its magic will leave you with a desire to return.
We recommend staying at least two weeks, to better appreciate the beauty of the island, and amortize the cost of airfare.Get the full listing »