Africa - Sao Tome & Principe (PDF Chapter)

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This is the São Tomé & Príncipe chapter from Lonely Planet’s Africa guidebook.

Two-island São Tomé & Príncipe (STP) has suffered an economic collapse since independence from Portugal in 1975, but remains amazingly safe and welcoming to visitors, particularly ecotourists.

  • boat past Príncipe’s extraordinary volcanic skyline in baía das Agulhas, a spectacular trip back in time
  • maps
  • visit roças (plantations) like Roça Agua Izė for an eye-opening look at a national calamity
  • transport
  • eat thick slabs of deep-sea fish at restaurants such as Papa Figo in São Tomé
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: São Tomé (City), Ilhéu das Rolas, Príncipe, Santo António, Understand São Tomé & Príncipe and Survival Guide.

Chapter Details
14 pages

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