When entering Salamansa, tourists at first sight might not find a lot. But when taking a closer look and when you get out of your comfort zone and talk to the people and the children, you will see the greatness in their heart. They are rough fisherman people with old fisherman laws, but they have a heart of gold. If you are a good person, they will love you for sure.
Salamansa is a nice place to eat something at a local place. Taste the food and culture and get to know Cabo Verde the real way. But Salamansa has one diamond in disguise which nobody knows and that is a beautiful beach. The beach offers a beautiful view with a sea even more beautiful. The beach is peaceful and you will hardly find more than 10 persons walking on that beach.
The beach of Salamansa is famous for her world class waves which kite surfers and waves surfers seem to enjoy. But it’s also a spot perfect for families and adventure seekers who want to enjoy the feeling that they own the world, own the sea and can enjoy open a bottle of wine with a view worth more than 10.000 dollars. You can basically find your place walking up north 100 meters (300 feet), sit down in front of the rocks, listen to the music of the ocean and open your bottle of wine and enjoy the good life. The water is warm and wonderful. The waters of Salamansa have a strong current, but if you are a decent swimmer, you will love to swim here.
FUN FACT I : CABO VERDE MUSIC
Morna is widely considered the national music of Cape Verde.
FUN FACT II : CABO VERDE CARNAVAL
Cabo Verde has together with Brasil and Trinidad Tobago the best Carnaval in the world.