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Vila Nova Sintra in the region of Brava is a place in Cape Verde - some 81 mi (or 130 km) West of Praia, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Vila Nova Sintra is now 04:52 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Atlantic / Cape Verde" with an UTC offset of -1 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Vila do Maio, Tarrafal, Sao Domingos, Santa Maria, Sal Rei or Assomada. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Vinagre, Vila Nova Sintra, Santa Barbara, Pau, Nossa Senhora do Monte and Baleia. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Brava Cape Verde (in HD)

08:17 min ( July 30, 2012 by TVCapeVerde)
Views: 455 - Rating: 5/5

Come and see how life is on the small, beautiful island of Brava in the Cape Verde Islands. It's a worthwhile watch even though it is in Portuguese

Bravanews Gala 2012 Video Presentation

08:33 min ( August 16, 2012 by andredibrava)
Views: 1,518 - Rating: 5/5

Small video used during Bravanews Gala 2012, basically showcasing some beautiful pictures of Brava, Cape Verde as well as thanking everyone that has been supporting and helping Bravanews


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Interesting facts about this location

Brava, Cape Verde

Brava is an island in Cape Verde. It is the smallest inhabited island, but at the same time the greenest, of Cape Verde, in the Sotavento group. First settled in the 1540s, its population grew after Mount Fogo on neighbouring Fogo erupted in 1675. Its main industry was long whaling, but the island is now primarily agricultural.

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Located at 14.87, -24.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Brava, Cape Verde, Islands of Cape Verde

Nossa Senhora do Monte, Cape Verde

Nossa Senhora do Monte is a village located in the heart of the island of Brava, Cape Verde. It was founded in 1826, and a few years later it became a bishopric. In 1862 Nossa Senhora do Monte became a place of pilgrimage. There are a sightworthy Catholic pilgrimage church and a smaller Adventist Church in the village. Several shops and small bars are to be found in Main Street. Several times a day, Nossa Senhora do Monte can be reached by "Aluguer" bus from Vila Nova de Sintra.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 14.87, -24.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Villages and settlements in Brava, Cape Verde

Campo Baixo

Campo Baixo, is a small settlement located in the southwest corner of the island of Brava, Cape Verde. In English, the name of the village means "Low Field". From Nossa Senhora do Monte, a larger village in the middle of Brava, Campo Baixo is accessible by "Aluguer" busses. Campo Baixo is linked to the rest of the island by a good paved road. It is linked to Tantum, the nearest neighbouring village in the South, by a minor road.

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Located at 14.87, -24.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Villages and settlements in Brava, Cape Verde

Fajã de Água

Fajã de Agua, is a village on the northwestern coast of the island of Brava, Cape Verde. Fishing and agriculture (maize, beans, bananas and papayas) are the most important sources of income.

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Located at 14.87, -24.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Villages and settlements in Brava, Cape Verde

Furna (Brava)

Furna, is a port community in the island of northeastern part of the Brava, Cape Verde. The area around Furna are surrounded by mountains to the southwest and is linked with a road linking to the island capital of Vila Nova Sintra and the rest of the island. It serves ferry routes to the nearby island of Fogo via its small port with São Filipe.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 14.87, -24.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Brava, Cape Verde, Villages and settlements in Brava, Cape Verde