The road that connects Cidade da Praia to Tarrafal crosses the mountains in the middle of the Island. The landscape could be compared to the moon... no trees, no vegetation at all!
In this market everything can be sold. However an extra attention is needed when buying something and everything should be cooked before eaten
The remains of this portuguese fortification, built in the 16th century, dominate the hill above the town from where it's possible to have a great view both over the town and the ocean.
Watch the fisherman work at Tarrafal beach. They use only traditional tools and it's amazing the diverse species they catch.
It's amazing the speed that the locals can apply when climbing up these trees to get the coconuts. An amazing show anyway...