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The Best of Cape Verde

Santa Monica State Beach

  • #17 of the top 25 beaches in the world

Pico do Fogo

  • Highest peak in Cape Verde, an active stratovolcano
  • Last erupted in 1675, causing mass emigration from the island…
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Cape Verde

Dating mega-tsunamis in Cape Verde

Tom recently went to Cape Verde together with Dr. Ricardo Ramalho to sample tsunami deposits of an ancient mega-tsunami. These deposits, first found by Ricardo and published in… 157 more words


Bersu d’Oru

“Bersu d’Oru (Golden Cradle)” by Cape Verdean singer Elida Almeida.

Lyrics and translation here


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Seeing Sal - Cape Verdes' paradise

Last week, I was lucky enough to have a weeks break on Sal, one of the islands of Cape Verde. If you don’t know anything about Cape Verde – then don’t worry! 461 more words


New Joyful Carnival Songs by Cesaria Evora

Cesaria Evora – Carnaval De Mindelo (Lusafrica, 2018) Carnaval De Mindelo is a great opportunity to listen to the unforgettable Cesaria Evora in a carnival music context.

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Cape Verde

Recipe: Katchupa

This week was Cape Verde, which was actually my next-up country-du-jour before my blog took a 2-year hiatus. I had emailed an old college friend whose family is from Cape Verde, and he told me that every discussion about Cape Verdean cuisine begins and ends in the same place: a hearty bean stew called katchupa. 761 more words

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open position: FarFish Project Coordinator at LDAC in Madrid, Spain

The Long Distance Advisory Council (LDAC) based in Madrid, Spain is looking for a full time scientific officer to be the scientific coordinator of FarFish Project ( 36 more words

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