Yesterday, the proprietors announced that although still open, that the City Hall has now cancelled three meetings where they had hopes to present their case and agree a compromised solution to both sides
Six prawns at 800CVE is expensive at over £1.00 each but pay as €8.00 Euro and that’s a whopping £7.03 dish.
A new Facebook group was recently created titled Rescue Santa Maria’s Brazilian Kiosk! in protest that this popular beach bar maybe closed. In addition to the online petition that has been created, in less than a week the group has bursted to nearly 900 members in support of rescuing the popular attraction from closure from […]
There are a myriad of grocery shops around Santa Maria. So if you are travelling independently of a tour operator you will not be stuck. Most are run by Cape Verdeans or Chinese and are quite small with basic, yet limited supplies. There are also larger ‘Lojo Chinese’ outlets that hold a wider range of […]
Cachupa is the Cape Verdian national dish and comes in a various guises and recipes, depending on your social standing. It’s related to the French cassoulet and the Brazilian feijoada and combines influences from many parts of the world.
Typically served with a fried egg placed on top of the steak before serving, usual accompaniments include french fries, rice, salad. olives and a lemon slice.