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- The capital of Cape Verde, on the southeast coast of the island of Santiago.
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- proper noun The capital of
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- noun the capital of Cape Verde on Sao Tiago Island
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The last day here we visited another beach south of the port called Praia do Fortuna, which although very nice, was pretty deserted, it was a Monday so that could explain it.
You can do beautiful long walks here to a beach called Praia do Amor and lots of other beaches.
(Thursday) "Praia" (Inner Circle) is the appealingly self-assured debut by Sara Serpa, a young Portuguese singer now serving a productive apprenticeship with the alto saxophonist Greg Osby.
Madeleine McCann was almost four when she was snatched from her family's hotel room in the Praia da Luz resort on May 7, 2007, while her parents dined with friends at a nearby restaurant.
Garrett McNamara surfs the 90ft wave at Praia do Norte beach in Nazare, Portugal.
In 'Um Dia Na Praia' 'A Day on the Beach', from Portugal, Bernardo Carvalho uses simple shapes and flat colors to carry the narrative.
Bernardo Carvalho, 'Um Dia Na Praia' 'A Day on the Beach' Books with no words at all are increasingly common, and they sometimes make the reader work harder than a regular book to fill in the gaps.
He has a listing in the Praia D'El Rey Golf & Beach Resort, where a five-bedroom villa with views of the golf course and sea is down to $1.6 million from its original $2.5 million.
According to the Portuguese Hydrographic Institute, as reported in Drift Magazine, "the proximity of the 'Nazare Canyon' to Praia do Norte creates a situation that greatly increases the swells intensity."
McNamara's amazing feat took place in Praia do Norte, Nazare, Portugal, during the ZON North Canyon Project.