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A Place in the Sun - Winter Sun - UK Television Programme - 2017
A Place in the Sun - Winter Sun - UK Television Programme - 2017
Cheryl Thomas - 13, Thursday, April 13, 2017

In 2005, I like many others watched to programme 'A Place in the Sun' which featured property in Cape Verde. 'A Place in the Sun' is a popular British television programme which helps people find homes abroad.  +

Sal Island - Ponta Sino - April 5th 2016
Sal Island - Ponta Sino - April 5th 2016
Cheryl Thomas - 06, Wednesday, April 06, 2016

I had walked down to Ponta Sino a number of occasions over the years, one big open space of land where the lighthouse was the only thing on it. However this was my first time to actually walk around the new construction being built there, of the hotel and resort called 'New Horizons'. +

My application for Residence - Part 2
My application for Residence - Part 2
Cheryl Thomas - 25, Thursday, June 25, 2015

Staff at each of the places I visited to apply for different documentation for my Residency told me a different day to call back for them the following week (i.e. it will be ready on Monday, ready in 3 days, ready by Wednesday, or in one week etc). I also needed to pay for a number of documents in advance.  +

My application for Residence - Part 1
My application for Residence - Part 1
Cheryl Thomas - 24, Wednesday, June 24, 2015

This was my first experience of applying for Residency in Cape Verde, on the island of Sal. I started the process in 2015 hoping that it wasn't going to be as time consuming as anticipated. Yeh right. This blog is in three parts! +

Marriage Blessings and Renewal of Vows
Marriage Blessings and Renewal of Vows
Cheryl Thomas - 14, Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Over the last few years I have received a number of queries about weddings in Cape Verde. Having looked into this, meeting with and speaking to the appropriate people, I decided to provide this service through the 'Cape Verde Tips' website. +