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Lisbon Vignettes

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Half-dreamt, half-remembered. I was in Lisbon over four months ago. It feels longer, further away than that. Time has a funny way of stretching itself, twisting, becoming malleable. 1,350 more words

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Last day as a guide

So here I am now, sitting at the office for the last day. One hour is left of my life as a guide and it has been amazing journey! 461 more words

Cape Verde

Cape Verde‘s climate is milder than that of the African mainland, because the surrounding sea moderates temperatures on the islands and cold Atlantic currents produces an arid atmosphere around the archipelago. 127 more words

Cape Verde

Cape Verde

            

“Playing on the beach – Sal Island”

The Cape Verde archipelago was uninhabited when the Portuguese discovered it in 1456. African slaves were brought to the islands to work on Portuguese plantations. 134 more words

Cape Verde

Cape Verde

           

Cape Verde or Cabo Verde, officially the Republic of Cabo Verde, is an island country spanning an archipelago of 10 volcanic islands in the central Atlantic Ocean. 79 more words

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Cape Verde #2

Mr. Paulo, a former policeman from Boa vista, said he was going to take his early morning jog when somebody said the ship were stranded in… 22 more words

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Cape Verde #1

Preparing for landing on the dusty Island of Boa Vista, Cape Verde.

Kilometers of sandy deserted coastline on one side, tourist-packed resorts on the other.

Any preference?

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