Ribeira Grande, Cape Verde
Street in Ribeira Grande
|Civil parish||Nossa Senhora do Rosário|
Ribeira Grande is the largest town of the Ribeira Grande Municipality on the island of Santo Antão, Cape Verde. It is situated near the outflow of the river Ribeira Grande into the Atlantic Ocean, in the northeastern part of the island. Neighborhoods include Tarrafal de Ribeira Grande and Penha de França. Ribeira Grande serves as an intersection with roads connecting to Ponta do Sol, to the caldera near Pico da Cruz and Fontainhas with the north of the land and Paúl and Porto Novo along with the rest of the island which opened in around 2006.
Its earlier buildings are built with Portuguese colonial architecture. The church of Nossa Senhora do Rosário is the parish church.
- "2010 Census results". Instituto Nacional de Estatística Cabo Verde (in Portuguese). 17 March 2014.
- "Nótula sobre Aspectos Recentes e Actuais da Erosão Fluvial na Ilha de Santo Antão" [Notes on Recent Aspects and River Erosion in the Island Today] (PDF) (in Portuguese). Finisterra - University of Lisbon.
- "2010 Census results" (in Portuguese). Instituto Nacional de Estatística Cabo Verde. Retrieved 17 March 2014.
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