Official recognition for Cape Verde holidays

The strengthening relationship between the EU and Cape Verde has brought increased attention to these magnificent islands. While this relationship has previously been focused on the development of mutually beneficial trade and fishing agreements, in recent months attention has turned towards the tourism industry. In December 2015 the European Union announced that they had reached an agreement to support and fund six tourism initiatives across the islands. Continue reading

Cape Verde’s successful 2015

Cape Verde may have a young tourist industry, but 2015 showed that significant growth is still occurring. In the first half of last year visitor numbers were up, reaching an impressive 278,000 according to the country’s National Statistics Institute (the INE). This suggests that the country was well on its way to hitting the 500,000 mark for the year. This would be a major achievement, particularly when we take into account that the population of the islands is only slightly larger at around 505,000. Continue reading

Travel to and from Cape Verde in comfort

For a great many people, the dread of flying is a barrier to enjoying their holidays. Whereas once airline travel was associated with prestige, comfort and quality of service, these days a number of businesses have made the experience the opposite of that for the sake of cutting costs. For this reason, it comes as a relief when travellers get to enjoy an airline that stays true to the traditional values of flight services. TACV Cabo Verde Airlines are recognised for their commitment to excellence, delivering travel solutions which are second to none. Continue reading

Enjoy beautiful weather and fantastic fishing spots

Cape Verde is the perfect destination for fishing enthusiasts who want to enjoy a relaxing holiday in a great climate. The archipelago contains 10 volcanic islands and attracts an incredible variety of marine life all year round. There are many attractions on Fogo, Sao Nicolau, Sal and Sao Vicente, including the opportunity to charter boats, visit fishing clubs and tour the islets. Continue reading

The perfect holiday for football lovers

Cape Verde is well known for offering a wonderful array of attractions for visitors. There are countless wonders of nature for all to see and enjoy. Over the last two or three years, one very unexpected attraction has been added to this list – football. The astonishing rise of the Cape Verde national football team has surprised and impressed the many fans of the beautiful game around the world. For fans in the UK who would like to travel to the Cape Verde islands to see the national football team in action, 2016 offers a wonderful opportunity to do so. Our services make your experience all the more accessible and affordable. Continue reading

A stunning location for diving

Cape Verde has young diving industry, but the popularity of the activity is growing rapidly because of the wonderful sights there are to see around the coast of the islands. The location is astonishing; the movement of the tectonic plates and volcanic activity that formed the islands has created many beautiful underwater caves, rock walls and rock formations. The area also attracts diverse marine life, including shoals of fish and even humpback whales. Continue reading