Country Nr 13 – São Tomé and Príncipe – top attractions of the lovely São Tomé

Country 13/196: São Tomé and Príncipe
Destinations: São Tomé, Santana village, Pico Cão Grande, Lagoa Azul, and many others along the way.

One word: PARADISE 🙂 ♥
The country consists of two main islands – one is São Tomé and the other one is Príncipe. If you have enough time, you should definitely try to visit both of them, since both offer countless beautiful sights. We only had two days, so we decided to explore São Tomé. We tend to like tropical islands – a lot, but we never imagined that we would love this one so much! The food, the incredibly friendly people, the colorful streets, the amazing sandy beaches, the turquoise sea, and billions of palm trees!

Até a próxima, ilha bonita! 😉

Environmental issues

One of the biggest environmental problems in São Tomé and Príncipe is water and soil pollution. Deforestation due to overuse and a lack of preservation policy is another pressing concern. Urban areas are threatened by inadequate sewage treatment and inadequate water treatment systems. Soil erosion and exhaustion is also a major issue. Their government has signed but not ratified international agreements on biodiversity and desertification.

Found lots of LOVE in São Tomé and Príncipe. 😉 ♥

Honeymoon rating of the visited destinations: ♥♥♥♥♥♥♡♡

Honeymoon in São Tomé and Príncipe? São Tomé is a very nice honeymoon destination, which offers lots of romantic sights as well as exciting adventures. 😉

* Note: This is NOT a general rating of the country, it is merely our personal opinion of the mentioned site(s) as honeymoon destinations, based on the level of tourism development, the number and quality of romantic and adventurous activities and sites it offers, and safety. We strongly believe that every country is beautiful in its own way, they may simply be more or less honeymoon oriented/friendly.

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