Praia

Praia — literally "Beach" in Portuguese — is 's capital and busiest city. While it's maybe not comparable to a western metropolis, with a population of only about 130,000, one in four Cape Verdeans call the city home and the city is an important thoroughfare for international visitors to the archipelagic country.
Photo: Davetrainer, Public domain.
Photo: Xandu, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
is a multi-purpose stadium in Praia, Cape Verde just west of the city center's plateau in the subdivision of and on Avenida Cidade de Lisboa on its east side. Photo: Xandu, Public domain.

Museum
The Arquivo Nacional de Cabo Verde is the national archive of . Photo: Xandu, Public domain.

University
The is the only public university of . is situated 2 km west of Praia.

Library
The is located in Praia, . Photo: Xandu, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a subdivision of the city of Praia in the island of , . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Suburb
is a subdivision of the city of Praia in the island of , . is situated 2 km north of Praia.

Suburb
is a subdivision of the city of Praia in the island of , . is situated 2 km east of Praia. Photo: Xandu, Public domain.

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