Tarrafal I dedicate this text to the memory of all those who suffered in Tarrafal. In the north of the Cape Verde island of Santiago, about 60 km from the beach, the Tarrafal is found. It is an arid zone that reaches the sea and where we find the best white sand beach on the island. Not far from . . .
Santiago Santiago is one of the ten islands that comprise the archipelago of Cape Verde (together with the islanders). It is located in the Atlantic Ocean, near the African coast, almost 1000 km away from Senegal. The island of Santiago is part of a group called Sotavento (to where the wind goes), . . .
Cape Verde is an archipelago comprised of 10 islands of volcanic origin (and 8 islets), which is located in the Atlantic Ocean. Together with the archipelagos of Madeira and Savage Islands, they constitute the region of Macaronesia, which means “fortunate islands”.In 1444 the Portuguese reached . . .