Experiencing the real essence of Praia begins with familiarizing yourself with the basics. Are you ready to find out just where this alluring destination is and which attractions you should explore?
If you didn't already know, this significant city is the national capital of Cape Verde.
It shouldn't be too difficult to make some new friends in this part of Cape Verde. It's home to around approximately 110,000 locals.
Planning to visit Praia? Don't wait too long to secure one of its 7 available properties. After you've made your selection, all that’s left is the fun part — actually being there!
After a day of exploring the attractions of Praia, there's nothing nicer than coming home to a comfortable room and a soft bed. The Pestana Trópico and Hotel Oásis Atlântico Praiamar are some of Travelocity's most popular accommodations.
Kite flying by the seaside is an activity the whole family can get involved in. If it's windy, why not have a go at launching one at Prainha Beach? Want some more options? Got some money to burn? Rifle around for curious treasures and go home with some choice bargains at Market. And there's more. Put down your history books! Let the past spring to life at Museu Etnográfico de Praia.
Touching down at Praia International Airport (RAI)? Once you've disembarked, the center of Praia is approximately 3 miles (5 kilometers) from here. Call for a cab and enjoy the ride — your adventure is just beginning!
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