With a beachfront setting, six pools and choice of restaurants, a stay at the Hotel Riu Touareg promises to be an enjoyable one. Start your day with a Continental breakfast at the poolside restaurant then grab yourself a lounger and relax. The selection of dining options, serving an international mix including Asian, Cape Verdean and a la carte options will satisfy the fussiest of palates. There’s also a choice of bars and karaoke. Those in search of activity can pop along to the multi-sports court, have a game of tennis or work up a sweat in the gym. For relaxation, the spa offers a range of indulgent treatments.
Overview of Cape Verde, Boa Vista
More and more travellers are adding holidays to Cape Verde to their must-try destination list. Made up of 10 isles, the Cape Verde Islands all have one thing in common, an enviable climate and spectacular beaches. With a mix of cultural influences these islands are packed with charm. There’s also the option of whale-watching and scenic exploration. Boa Vista, where the Hotel Riu Touareg is situated, is a beach-lovers favourite with soft sands perfect for sunbathing, low-key water sports and sandcastle-building fun. Its name literally means ‘beautiful view’ and this certainly sums up charming Boa Vista.
Things to do in Boa Vista
Located on one of Boa Vista’s finest beaches, the Hotel Riu Touareg is an ideal base for relaxed Cape Verde holidays. With 55 kilometres of coastline to explore, holidays to this particular island are ideal for sun-worshippers and those looking for a get away from it all. Stay in Boa Vista and you’ll be well placed for exploration. The pretty town of Sal Rei is within easy reach. Those in search of cultural pursuits may wish to check out Centro de Artes e Cultura, an art centre which hosts various photographic and African craft exhibitions alongside concerts and dance performances.