Some of the island's best beaches are at Calhau, 18km southeast of Mindelo. It's all but deserted during the week, but comes alive at the weekend. Calhau is also the best gateway for boat trips to the uninhabited island of Santa Luzia across the way, with its blissfully empty beaches.
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