Praia has an international airport. TACV (national flag carrier) and TAP airlines fly to various destinations in Africa, and to Portugal. Taxis from the airport to Praia cost 500$. After 18:00 the cost is 1000$. There does not appear to be public transport to the airport.
Praia town hall. (14.917112,-23.509324)
Praia Cathedral. (14.917389,-23.508751)
Palácio da Justiça. (14.917710,-23.508626)
Cybercafé Sofia. A great place to eat local food and watch the world go by.(14.919648,-23.507438)
B&B RosymarInn, 16 Rua Tenente Valadim (known as Rua Madragoa) Praia, Santiago, ☎ (+238) 2616345, . checkin: 01:00; checkout: 11:00. Newly renovated bed & breakfast located in the heart of the city of Praia, known as Plateau, near the Presidential Palace. Friendly staff, very clean and quiet rooms. dpl 3500 to 5500$. (14.983333,23.433334)
Hotel América, Achada St Antonio - Praia - CP 55/A, ☎ (+238) 262 1431 (firstname.lastname@example.org). In Praiha, south of the centre of town near the beachessgl 4500$ dbl 5500$ suite 7200$ including breakfast.
Benfica Pensao, 30 Rua 5 de Julho | Plateau Praia, Praia, Santiago CP 273A, Cape Verde.
Beramar Restauracao Hotelaria e Tourismo, Cha De Areia, Praia, Santiago, Cape Verde.
Perola Hotel, Cha de Areia, Praia, Santiago 129A, Cape Verde.
Residencial Praia Maria, 30 Rua 5 de Julho | Plateau Praia, Praia, Santiago CP 273A, Cape Verde (In a quiet area near the main market), . checkout: 12:00. This three star hotel is a bit past its prime, but is bright and clean.Sgl 4200-6000$ dbl 5200-7000$ triple 6500-8000$ includes breakfast.
Praia's high-end options are located south of the main town in the area of Prainha.
Pestana Trópico, Caixa Postal 413 Cidade da Praia Cabo Verde, ☎ (+238) 2614200 (email@example.com, fax: (+238) 2615225), . 10min to centre of the Praia. 5km from the airport.
Oásis Atlântico Praiamar, Prainha, Cidade da Praia, Ilha de Santiago, ☎ (+238) 261 3777 / 261 4153 (firstname.lastname@example.org, fax: (+238) 261 2972), . Decrepit infrastructure, outrageously overpriced.