Slide ID

CV-80-113

_pkUnique ID

CV80113

Slide Date

1980

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Island

São Nicolau

Province or Jurisdiction

São Nicolau

City / Village

Villa da Ribeira Brava

Date

1980

Description

Villa da Ribeira Brava, meaning "rough streams," is a town of colorful buildings in an interior valley of São Nicolau. It is the main city on the island. The village gets its name from rivers that runs through the valley, but also from the a city of the same name on Madeira, which shares many of the geological features (loacation in vallery, relatively fertile land, streams).

Keywords

tourism; vallery; river; town; village;

Notes

rwin, Aisling and Wilson, Colum. Cape Verde Islands: The Bradt Travel Guide. (Guilford, 2001). pp. 239, 245

Lobban, Richard and Halter, Marilyn. The Cape Verde Islands. (Providence, 1987) pp.7-8

Copyright

Rhode Island College

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1

Folder

2

Image Dimensions

5223x3511

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VueScan

Date Time Scanned

4-8-2010 12:00 AM

Color Space

RGB

File Size

4.3 MB

Document Type

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Keywords

tourism; vallery; river; town; village;

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