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Praia Just Got Healthier

By | 2018-01-10T18:32:38+00:00 January 10th, 2018|

At long last, Praia's vegans and other health-striving folks have a source and destination: TAMBAKE which opened its doors on December 28. It features all certified organic products and a kitchen for vegan cooking classes to boot. Fresh foods, fresh decor, fresh concept for CV. A welcome addition indeed.   I damn near skipped [...]

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Teacher, Teacher: With A Barrel Full of Educational Materials From the U.S., Zita Vieira Realized Her Dream Of Opening An English School for Kids in Cabo Verde

By | 2017-11-30T23:00:05+00:00 October 30th, 2017|

By Ann Brown for A Vontade Tours Albert Einstein once said, “It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.” Zita Vieira has spent most of her career teaching. Ever since she can remember she wanted to teach English in Cabo Verde. And it’s no wonder, as some [...]

A Vontade got lots of love in Madamenoire’s “How Three Entrepreneurs Are Changing The Perception Of Travel To Africa!”

By | 2017-11-30T23:00:05+00:00 September 28th, 2017|

September 27, 2017  |  By Ann Brown Click here to read the article: http://madamenoire.com/840328/travel-to-africa/  

A Vontade Featured on RTP Africa’s show “Nha Terra Nha Cretcheu”

By | 2017-11-30T23:00:05+00:00 September 28th, 2017|

We are super appreciative of the RTP Africa crew and the opportunity to get the good word out to the countries where they air! (Here are some screen shots in lieu of the actual video footage...)      

Love & Basketball: One Community-Minded Cabo Verdean Couple Promotes Gender Equality Through Sports & Film

By | 2017-11-30T23:00:05+00:00 August 7th, 2017|

By Ann Brown for A Vontade Tours   Love of family, love of country. Husband and wife Edmar B. Gomes and Suely Ramos Neves have both. They also have a desire to promote gender equality, creativity, and progressive thinking in Cabo Verde. Edmar and Suely have been partners in love and their passions since 2007. [...]

A Vontade’s Creator Joli Moniz Reveals All

By | 2017-07-05T10:49:11+00:00 July 5th, 2017|

So often I am asked what triggered my decision to pack my bags and move across the ocean to Cabo Verde, why I started A Vontade Tours and what life abroad is like. Cat did a wonderful job of telling my little story and I am so appreciative. READ STORY HERE: http://www.rebloomroom.com/return-to-cape-verde/

How Two Childhood Friends in America Forged an Environmental Mission in Cabo Verde

By | 2017-11-30T23:00:05+00:00 June 26th, 2017|

By Ann Brown for A Vontade Tours   Not many tourists head to Santa Cruz, Cabo Verde. But two young Americans are hoping not only to help create sustainable tourism in the rural area but to also foster conservation and community development through their nonprofit Caretta Caretta Environmental Association, located in Achada Igreja, Santa Cruz. [...]

Why You Should Include This Second African Island in Your Next Trip to Cabo Verde

By | 2018-01-10T22:59:14+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|

By Joli Moniz If you are one for off the beaten path travel, with your next trip to Cabo Verde, consider including the Rubane Island of West African neighbor Guinea Bissau. TACV Airlines flies from Praia to Bissau (with a brief refueling stop in Dakar) a couple times per week. Those who are less party and [...]

How the Wind Brought Ana Monteiro Back to Cabo Verde

By | 2017-11-30T23:00:05+00:00 May 10th, 2017|

By Ann Brown for A Vontade Tours   Ana Monteiro knows a thing or two...or three...about the world. She was born in Cabo Verde but has lived in many, many places, giving her a unique global view. “My mother worked for the UN and was transferred to many countries for work. I didn’t go with her [...]