The Cape Verde islands are in the Atlantic, just off the coast of Africa. They are growing in popularity with British tourists and offer a range of experiences. If you just want to relax on the sand in the almost guaranteed sunshine, then Cape Verde might be perfect for you. Or you could experience the sense of floating in the salty waters on the island of Sal.
Charlotte Eames, from specialist travel company Cape Verde Experience, tells Keri Jones more about the special qualities of each island.