Cape verde Islands
Most people have never heard of the Cape Verde Islands say airflights.co.uk an online travel website. At least not until this week that is, when the might of the Portuguese World Cup Football team including such names as Christiano Ronaldo, failed to beat the Island nation from just off the west coast of Africa. This build-up for Portugal in the runup to the world cup took a shocking turn as a full-strength side failed to put a goal past the Cape Verde Islands minnows.
Ranked 117 in the world, the former Portuguese colony off the West coast of Africa pulled off one of the best results in their history.
Now everybody knows about the place say airflights.co.uk. It's been a niche holiday spot for a few years but now mainstream tour operators are providing cheap flights and holidays to Cape Verde.
Nestling off the west coast of Africa and enjoying a year round sunny climate being situated south of the popular Canary Island of Tenerife and Lanzarote is the group of islands known collectively as Cape Verde. Recent report show that Cape Verde received some 92000 tourists in the first quarter of 2010 which is believed to be some five percent up on last year. The island of Sal accessible by cheap flights from the UK was the most popular island although Boa Vista was also seeing an increase in holiday makers looking for something a bit different but at an affordable price.
If you are interested in a cheap flight or holiday to the Cape Verde islands visit air flights.co.uk.
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Article ID: 916, Posted: Sat, 29 May 2010 20:26:14 GMT