Buildings, Sao Felipe

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Comments (5)

Matthew Walters on January 16, 2008

Thanks for the comment. The Cape Verde islands were colonised by the Portugese, which is (I guess) why the architecture is reminiscent of South America. The local population is very heavily African influenced, with many people from Senegal in particular.

Bru18 on March 20, 2008

It looks like an abandoned place. I like it!

Matthew Walters on March 20, 2008

Thanks Bru18.

aloisio617 on December 30, 2008

I my self was born right here and these house were here since the 1800s

Matthew Walters on January 6, 2009

Hi Aloisio, it's nice to hear from someone who knows the area. I hope you like my Fogo shots.

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    by Matthew Walters
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