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Roque del Oeste

Roque del Oeste, also referred to as Roque del Infierno, is an uninhabited islet located 0.6 km northeast of the island of Montaña Clara, in the northeasternmost part of the Canary Islands, the Chinijo Archipelago. The highest point of the island ...

                                               

Roque Nublo

Roque Nublo is a volcanic rock on the island of Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain. It is 67 m tall, and its top is 1.813 m above sea level. The Roque Nublo is the third altitude of the island of Gran Canaria, after the Morro de la Agujereada wi ...

                                               

San Agustin, Las Palmas

San Agustin is a sea resort on the south coast of the island of Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain. It is part of Maspalomas, in the municipality of San Bartolome de Tirajana. The GC-1 motorway connects it with the airport and the province capit ...

                                               

San Bartolome, Las Palmas

San Bartolome is a town and municipality in the Canary Islands situated in the centre of the island of Lanzarote. The municipality of San Bartolome stretches to the southeastern coast of the island. It has an area of 40.89 sq km 15.79 square mile ...

                                               

San Fernando de Maspalomas

San Fernando is the northern quarter of Maspalomas in the municipality of San Bartolome de Tirajana, Gran Canaria, and as well the name of the parish for all of Maspalomas. The patron saint San Fernando was a king of Castile and famous for succes ...

                                               

La Santa, Lanzarote

La Santa is a village in Tinajo, Las Palmas province of western Lanzarote in the Canary Islands. The village has a small harbor and is a popular spot for water sports.

                                               

Sonnenland

Sonnenland is a district of Maspalomas in the south of Gran Canaria, set on a hillside above Maspalomas and Playa del Ingles. Originally designed for expatriates, it is gradually becoming home to a growing number of Spanish residents, many of who ...

                                               

Teneguia

Teneguia is a monogenetic cinder cone – a vent which has been active once and is considered as being unlikely to become active in the future. It is situated on the island of La Palma, one of the Canary Islands and is located at the southern end o ...

                                               

Tias, Las Palmas

Tias is a town and a municipality in the southern part of the island of Lanzarote, province of Las Palmas, autonomous community of the Canary Islands, Spain. The town Tias is situated 4 km from the south coast and 10 km west of the island capital ...

                                               

Tinajo (municipality)

Tinajo is a municipality in the western part of the island of Lanzarote in the Province of Las Palmas in the Canary Islands, Spain. The population is 6119, and the area is 135.28 square kilometres. The municipality is located on the islands north ...

                                               

Tuineje

Tuineje is a town and a municipality in the southern part of the island of Fuerteventura in the Province of Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain. The population is 13.946, and the area is 275.94 km². The largest town in the municipality is Gran Tara ...

                                               

Praia de Cabral

Praia de Cabral is a beach on the northwest coast of the island of Boa Vista in Cape Verde in the immediate area of the town of Sal Rei. Nearby in Praia de Fatima is an abandoned chapel of Our Lady of Fatima.

                                               

Praia de Carquejinha

Praia de Carquejinha is a beach on the south coast of the island of Boa Vista in Cape Verde Neighboring beaches are Praia de Santa Monica to the west and Praia de Curral Velho to the east. The beach is about 8 km long.

                                               

Praia de Chaves

Praia de Chaves is a beach in the western part of the island of Boa Vista in Cape Verde, close to the town Rabil. It is about 5 km long. In the Northern part of the beach, close to Rabil, tourist resorts have been developed. The southern part of ...

                                               

Praia das Gatas

Praia das Gatas is a sandy beach in the northeastern part of the island of Boa Vista in Cape Verde. The nearest village is Fundo das Figueiras, 5 km to the southwest. It forms a part of Northern Nature Park. The small island Ilheu dos Passaros li ...

                                               

Ilheu de Curral Velho

The Ilheu de Curral Velho and adjacent coast Important Bird Area lies in the southeastern part of the island of Boa Vista in the Cape Verde archipelago off the coast of north-west Africa in the Atlantic Ocean. It is a 986 ha site consisting of th ...

                                               

Morro de Areia Nature Reserve

Morro de Areia Nature Reserve is a nature reserve covering the southwestern coast of the island of Boa Vista in Cape Verde. It takes its name from the hill Morro de Areia, 167 m elevation. The natural reserve covers 21.31 km 2 of land area, and s ...

                                               

Morro Negro

Morro Negro is a hill located near the east coast of the island of Boa Vista, Cape Verde. Its elevation is 156 m. The nearest village is Cabeça dos Tarrafes, 5.5 km to the northwest.

                                               

Ponta do Sol (Boa Vista)

Ponta do Sol is a headland located in the northwest of the island of Boa Vista. Cape Verde. It is the islands northernmost point. The town Sal Rei is approximately 6 km to the south, and the hill Vigia is 2 km to the south. The Cape and the area ...

                                               

Praia de Atalanta

Praia de Atalanta is a beach on the north coast of the island of Boa Vista in Cape Verde. It is approximately 6 km northeast of the island capital of Sal Rei and 3 km west of Vigia. The wreck of the Spanish cargo ship Cabo Santa Maria, which ran ...

                                               

Rabil

Rabil is a town on the island of Boa Vista, Cape Verde. It was the islands former capital. Rabil is the islands second largest town, located 6 kilometres southeast of the island capital of Sal Rei. Its population was 1.248 in 2010. The islands ai ...

                                               

Ribeira do Rabil

Ribeira do Rabil is a seasonal stream in the central and western part of the island of Boa Vista in Cape Verde. It is 27 km long, and its basin area is 199 km 2. Its source is in the southeastern part of the island, north of the islands highest p ...

                                               

Ponta da Escuma

Ilheu de Sal Rei is an uninhabited islet near the coast of Boa Vista Island, Cape Verde. It is located 1 km southwest of the island capital Sal Rei. Its area is 89 ha and its highest point is 27 m. Islet exposed basalt and limestone rocks, and th ...

                                               

Praia de Santa Monica

Praia de Santa Monica is a sandy beach in the southwestern part of the island of Boa Vista in Cape Verde. The nearest village is Povoação Velha, 5 km to the north. The beach is adjacent to the protected area Morro de Areia Nature Reserve, which i ...

                                               

Ponta Varandinha

Ponta Varandinha is a headland and the westernmost point of the island of Boa Vista, Cape Verde. To its north lies the beach Praia da Varandinha. The nearest village is Povoação Velha, 5 km to the east. There is a lighthouse on the cape. Its foca ...

                                               

Praia da Varandinha

Praia da Varandinha is a beach on the southwest coast of the island of Boa Vista in Cape Verde. It lies north of the headland Ponta Varandinha. The beach forms part of the protected area Morro de Areia Nature Reserve.

                                               

Ponta Jalunga

Ponta Jalunga is a headland located nearly a kilometer northeast of the port of Furna on the island of Brava in southwestern Cape Verde. It is the northeasternmost point of the island. The promontory is a rocky area, up to 120 meters high. The he ...

                                               

Ponta Nho Martinho

Ponta Nho Martinho is a headland on the Island of Brava, Cape Verde. It is the southernmost point of Cape Verde. It is located nearly 4 km south of Cachaço, the nearest settlement. Formerly, the point was called Salt Point, for instance in the 17 ...

                                               

Bordeira (Fogo)

Bordeira is a semicircular mountain in the middle of the island Fogo. It is a crater rim, up to 1 km high, formed by a prehistoric collapse of the volcano Pico do Fogo. At a maximum elevation of 2.692 metres, it is the second highest point in the ...

                                               

Mosteiros, Cape Verde (municipality)

Mosteiros is a concelho of Cape Verde. Situated in the northeastern part of the island of Fogo, it covers 19% of the island area, and is home to 26% of its population. Its seat is the city Mosteiros. Its population was 9.524 at the 2010 census, a ...

                                               

Santa Catarina do Fogo, Cape Verde

Santa Catarina do Fogo is a concelho of Cape Verde. Situated in the southeastern part of the island of Fogo, it covers 32% of the island area, and is home to 14% of its population. Its seat is the city Cova Figueira. The Municipality of Santa Cat ...

                                               

São Filipe, Cape Verde (municipality)

São Filipe is a concelho of Cape Verde. Situated in the western part of the island of Fogo, it covers 49% of the island area, and is home to 60% of its population. Its seat is the city São Filipe. Agriculture is the main employment of the municip ...

                                               

Monte Velha

Monte Velha is a peak in the northeastern part of the island of Fogo in Cape Verde. Its elevation is 1.482 m. It is a subpeak of the Pico do Fogo volcano, located at the northeastern end of the crater rim. It lies within the municipality of Moste ...

                                               

Barreiro, Cape Verde

Barreiro is a town in the southern part of the island of Maio, Cape Verde. It is around 5 km east of the island capital Porto Inglês. At the 2010 census, its population was 535.

                                               

Baia do Galeão

Baia do Galeão is a bay on the north coast of the island of Maio in Cape Verde. The nearest village is Cascabulho, 5 kilometres to the south. The bay was mentioned as "Ghelloons" in the 1747 map by Jacques-Nicolas Bellin.

                                               

Ponta Preta (Maio)

Ponta Preta is a headland located in the southwest of the island of Maio, Cape Verde. It is 1 km southeast of the town Porto Inglês.

                                               

Salinas of the English Port

Salinas of the English Port is a saline wetland in the southwestern part of the island of Maio, Cape Verde, northwest of the city Porto Inglês. It is a 5.34 km 2 protected area and a Ramsar site. It encompasses ecological, landscape, historical a ...

                                               

Baia da Santana

Baia da Santana is a bay on the northwest coast of the island of Maio in Cape Verde. The nearest village is Morrinho, about 2 km to the south.

                                               

Terras Salgadas

Terras Salgadas is a vast natural area covering the northwestern part of the island of Maio, Cape Verde. It is part of the protected area Parque Natural do Norte da Ilha do Maio. It is the largest saline ecosystem of the whole archipelago, charac ...

                                               

Cagarral

Cagarral is a mountain in the northeastern part of the island of Sal in Cape Verde. It is located near the east coast, 2 km northeast of Pedra de Lume and 6 km east of the island capital Espargos. To its east is the headland Ponta Tras de Cagarra ...

                                               

Calhetinha

Calhetina is a small bay in the northeast of the island of Sal, Cape Verde. It is 5 km north of the village Pedra de Lume. The mountain Monte Grande lies to the northwest.

                                               

Monte Curral

Monte Curral is a hill in the city of Espargos, on the island of Sal, Cape Verde. Its elevation is 109 meters. On the summit there is an air control tower for the nearby Amilcar Cabral International Airport, as well as several telecommunication m ...

                                               

Ponta da Fragata

Ponta da Fragata is a headland on the east coast of the island of Sal, Cape Verde. It is situated at the southern end of the Serra Negra mountain, 6 km northeast of the town Santa Maria. To the south of the headland stretches the Costa da Fragata ...

                                               

Baia da Murdeira

Baia da Murdeira is a wide crescent shaped bay on the southwest coast of the island of Sal in Cape Verde. It takes its name from the village Murdeira, which lies at its shore. At its northwestern end lie the steep cliff of Rabo de Junco and the i ...

                                               

Ponta Norte

Ponta Norte is a headland on the north coast of the island of Sal in Cape Verde. It is the northernmost point of Sal. It is approximately 11 km north of the island capital of Espargos. The lighthouse Farol da Ponta Norte is located near the cape.

                                               

Ponta de Vera Cruz

Ponta de Vera Cruz is a headland at the waterfront of the city Santa Maria in the south of Sal, Cape Verde. It is situated near the harbour of Santa Maria. There is a lighthouse on the headland, attached to a restaurant.

                                               

Praia de Santa Maria

Praia de Santa Maria is a beach on the south coast of the island of Sal, Cape Verde. It stretches from the city center of Santa Maria in the east to the Ponta do Sino in the southwest. It is about 2 km long. Along with Praia da Ponta Preta, it is ...

                                               

Praia da Ponta Preta

Ponta Preta is a headland in the southwest of the island of Sal in Cape Verde. It is about 2 km west of the town Santa Maria and about 2 km of Ponta do Sino, the southernmost point of the island. It lies within the nature reserve Ponta do Sino, a ...

                                               

Ponta Preta (Northern Sal)

Ponta Preta is a headland in the northwest of the island of Sal in Cape Verde. It is approximately 9 km northwest of the island capital of Espargos. The nearest settlement is Terra Boa, 5 km to the southeast.

                                               

Santa Maria, Cape Verde

Santa Maria is a city in the southern part of the island municipality of Sal, Cape Verde. It is located on the south coast, about 16 km south of the Amilcar Cabral International Airport, and 20 km south of the island capital Espargos.

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