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Things to do in Cape Verde

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Bar
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“DJ's and live music almost every night of the week in a restaurant by the day/early evening into an open lounge areaf for dancing and drinking at night. Full bar. Free WIFI.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Restaurant located on the beach. Great for a casual beer in their loungy furniture or a group on their picnic tables while looking out into the ocean.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Nature
“Beautiful underwater cage looking like a "blue eye" when the sun shines on it”
  • 6 locals recommend
Pub
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“Best place in town to go and have a caipirinha. Very popular terrace, bit of a meeting place. In the early evening there is mostly happy hour :-)”
  • 5 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“um espaco onde pode encontrar de tudo. faca as suas compras no Calu, e aprecie a vista sobre o mar da esplanada. just relax”
  • 6 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“A praia mais in da cidade da praia. Durante os dias da semana costuma ter pouca gente e é muito agradável. Nos finais de semana é frequentada por familia e grupos de amigos.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“Buddy's bar features an outdoor sidewalk terrace, and an inside bar/lounge area for live music and dancing. A good time for large and small groups, and singles alike. Open late.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Night Club
“If you like dance latin music, this place is for you. Very nice club in Sao Vicente, is only 8-minute walk from the property.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Open Breakfast and Lunch. The healthiest, vegetarian friendly cafe on the island. Has a bright, tropical island feel.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Establishment
“Great music, Good food, Nice outdoor environment. Live Music every night, except Sundays. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Establishment
“A wild and crazy African style market. They say you can find anything there if you look hard enough.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“tallest mountain in the island. go when is nice and clear day for a perfect view of 3 islands and 3 isles”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Um lugar muito fresco, com dois ambientes a esplanada no piso térreo e um pub no piso superior. Boa música, bom ambiente e publico diversificado. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Art Museum
“The oldest fair trade shop in the island, book store with all nationals writers, many different cultural activities.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Um óptimo espaço para se estar, comer, relaxar beber uns copos e estar em frente ao mar.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Quartier historique. Il y a le Palais Présidentiel, le ministère des finances, le Palais de Justice, le parc praça Alexandre Albuquerque, vu panoramique sur l’océan, les rues pittoresques, la rue piétonne (rua Pedonal), le marché aux fruits et légumes... C’est le cœur de la capitale.”
  • 6 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“DJ's and live music almost every night of the week in a restaurant by the day/early evening into an open lounge areaf for dancing and drinking at night. Full bar. Free WIFI.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Restaurant located on the beach. Great for a casual beer in their loungy furniture or a group on their picnic tables while looking out into the ocean.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Open Breakfast and Lunch. The healthiest, vegetarian friendly cafe on the island. Has a bright, tropical island feel.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Night Club
“If you like dance latin music, this place is for you. Very nice club in Sao Vicente, is only 8-minute walk from the property.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Um lugar muito fresco, com dois ambientes a esplanada no piso térreo e um pub no piso superior. Boa música, bom ambiente e publico diversificado. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Um óptimo espaço para se estar, comer, relaxar beber uns copos e estar em frente ao mar.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Area molto elegante con diverse attività rivolte ai turisti come Bar, ristoranti, piscina, gioielleria, informazioni turistiche, vendita souvenir, ecc.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Italian and European dishes open only for dinner in an upscale setting. Reservations highly recommended.”
  • 5 locals recommend

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