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News Cape Verde » History: Where to stay on Cape Verde – the filming location for Celebs Go Dating series finale

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Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Although there’s no recent history of terrorism in Cape Verde, and the country ranks at No.1 on the 1 Index of terrorism incidence, attacks can’t be ruled out. Brits were however also warned about a spate of robberies and sexual attacks on the islands ...

News Cape Verde » History: In high spirits: meet Charles Darwin's favourite octopus

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Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Aboard the HMS Beagle in 1832, near the Cape Verde island of Santiago (then called St Jago ... but it's just lovely to see the passion that someone who knows a lot about natural history has when you see something you think may be new in nature.'

News Cape Verde » History: Behind the scenes London: The Natural History Museum's Spirit Collection tour

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Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

He [Darwin] collected them in the Cape Verde islands', Ollie told us ... The Spirit Collection Tour is at Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, Kensington, SW7 5BD. Tickets cost £10 and can be booked here.

News Cape Verde » History: Whaling Museum Announces Vacation Programming

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Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Len Cabral, a great-grandson of Cape Verdean whalers, will entertain audiences with adventures and folktales from the past, featuring stories from Cape Verde, Africa ... photographer in New Bedford’s early history who photographed many local residents ...

News Cape Verde » History: Pregnant Kate DEFIES the Time's Up dress code as Duchess arrives at BAFTAs in muted green dress while the rest of the red carpet wears black in equality protest

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Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

She sported a golden glow after her recent trip to Cape Verde. Meanwhile, Dermot O'Leary and wife Dee ... Kathryn Bigelow is the only woman in history to win the Best Director award – for The Hurt Locker in 2010. BAFTA boss Amanda Berry told yesterday ...

News Cape Verde » History: Cesária Évora, Singer From Cape Verde, Dies at 70

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Publication date: Sunday 18 December 2011

Ms. Évora sang about love, sorrow and history, including slavery, in a husky, dignified, unhurried contralto that brought warmth and gravity to songs by Cape Verde’s leading poets. She also sang in her country’s more upbeat styles, coladeira and ...

News Cape Verde » History: Lost slave history of Cape Verde is being unearthed

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Publication date: uesday 26 July 2016

(CNN) — Founded by Portuguese colonialists, the island nation of Cape Verde draws its influences from both Africa and Europe. Small, diverse and laid back, the archipelago nonetheless has a dark past. New finds from archaeologists have brought to light ...

News Cape Verde » History: 10 reasons why Cape Verde is the most underrated winter sun destination on Earth

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Publication date: uesday 12 September 2017

The anthropological history of Cape Verde is an unusual one. Unlike most parts of the planet, it was empty until colonialism gave it a population - the isles were uninhabited when Portuguese and Genoese sailors stumbled upon them in 1456. Portugal put down ...

News Cape Verde » History: Cape Verde: Migration - a Key Aspect of the Country's History

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Publication date: onday 18 June 2007

Lisbon — The small West African island nation of Cape Verde, which was uninhabited when Portuguese navigators discovered it in 1460, now has more citizens living abroad than at home. And growing numbers of women are joining the diaspora. This small ...

News Cape Verde » History: Honoring Cape Verde’s Jewish History

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Publication date: onday 23 March 2009

An attempt to restore the Jewish heritage of Cape Verde, an archipelago off the shores of West Africa and home to several hundred Jews during the 19th century, was launched in Washington on March 18. Cape Verde no longer has a thriving Jewish community ...