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Singer Tours - Sal Island
Singer Tours - Sal Island
Cheryl Thomas - 16, Thursday, May 16, 2019

This wasn't the regular type of tour offered by many, but one I thought you may be interested in. The tour included a visit to Sal island prison and Alto Santa Cruz. But firstly we had to be informed what this type of tour involved and about some of the items we could or shouldn't take. +

Cape Verde and what tourists or investors know about the islands
Cape Verde and what tourists or investors know about the islands
Cheryl Thomas - 28, Monday, August 28, 2017

I sometimes wonder how or when many of those that promote Cape Verde will start referring to the individual island in promotional business, travel articles or other. +

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 3
My application for Residence - Part 3
Cheryl Thomas - 26, Friday, June 26, 2015

So the next Wednesday, 24th June (my 7th visit, but with no translator) I went back to the Nat.Police Station to hopefully collect my 6 month visa. The Police officer looked at my papers and there was note on there written by someone else saying I needed one particular document. +

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. +