Solo travel can be a minefield of extra charges and uncertain journeys but it can also be extremely rewarding with you walking away from it with a ton of new friends you are tied to for life. It can be difficult to know the best way to go if you are just starting out so I’ve pulled together my quick top tips for travelling alone (without pulling on those purse strings).
Travelling through Cape Verde is a whirlwind of new discoveries with the island of Sal being no exception. Broken up by one-of-a-kind sights, this Mars-like landscape is home to friendly inhabitants and drifting animal life varying from nesting Loggerhead turtles to the rescued animals of the oasis that is the botanical gardens (a must-see). Read on for my super condensed starter guide to this beautiful island and stay tuned for more tips coming up!