Cape Verdes history

Antarctic Peninsula

Region: Antarctica

Destinations: Cape Verde

​The history of Cape Verde was often dramatic with stories of discoveries, colonisation, slavery, trade, wars, droughts, emigration and music. The population is a mix of Portuguese and African. The number of inhabitants on all the islands together is around 500.000.

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St. Helena to Cape Verde islands

Witness the northbound spring migration

PLA36-20. During the days at sea the chances of meeting whales are high. Witness the northbound spring migration of northern birds like Arctic Terns and Long-tailed Skuas who join us in crossing the Equator (“the Line”).

m/v Plancius

m/v Plancius

Cruise date:

22 Apr - 2 May, 2020


1650 USD