Sao Tome Island Vacations
Sao Tome Town, the capital of Šao Tomé and Príncipe, is situated 9 miles (14 kilometers) to the northeast of Sao Tome Island.
If you are ready to broaden your horizons beyond Sao Tome Island, you'll quickly discover that the surrounding area is home to some cities, attractions and landscapes waiting to be enjoyed.
Šao Tomé and Príncipe offers some great options for travelers with an affinity for watersports. Scuba diving and freediving are some of the popular pastimes here.
Often, the most rewarding travel moments are found in local cafés and restaurants. Cooks in this region regularly use taro and cocoa in the food they cook. Two regional delicacies worth sampling are ljogo (cabbage and smoked fush stew) are polvo a sao tome (octopus). Enjoy chocolate at the end of your meal. This is a common choice for residents and travelers. Have a try of one of the more popular beverages like soft drink.
As your time here draws to an end, spend what's left of your dobras on that last souvenir and bid a fond Adeus (farewell) to the characters you have met and the special places you have seen.