Slide Title

Road to Calhua

Slide ID

CV-80-062

_pkUnique ID

CV80062

Slide Date

1980

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Island

São Vicente

Province or Jurisdiction

São Vicente

City / Village

Calhau

Date

1980

Description

This dirt road connects Mindelo to Calhau, the travel time between the two is about twenty five minutes by automobile. The Brandt Travel Guide describes the road as a 'tour through all the ecological problems facing both the island and Cape Verde as a whole." The road follows the Ribeira do Calhau, a 15 km stream that is almost entirely dry, excepting rainy days.

Keywords

transportation; dirt road; mountain; Ribeira Calhau; roads; mountain;

Notes

Irwin, Aisling and Wilson, Colum. Cape Verde Islands: The Bradt Travel Guide. (Guilford, 2001). pp. 211

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ribeira_do_Calhau
Retrieved 30 July 2012

Copyright

Rhode Island College

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1

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Image Dimensions

3479x5229

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VueScan

Date Time Scanned

3-8-2010 12:00 AM

Color Space

RGB

File Size

1.9 MB

Document Type

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Keywords

transportation; dirt road; mountain; Ribeira Calhau; roads; mountain;

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