das Pombas is the main-settlement
along the shore where the valley of Paúl meets
the sea. A few colonial buildings hide
within the sugar-cane plantations and
so does this brandnew italian style
B and B guesthouse.
find it, you have to follow a small pathway
in the shadow of banana-trees. Children
play, never disturbed by a car and rooms
are named after Gulliver and Phileas
Fogg. The owner is a successful
writer and author of several books for
in the fields, Aldeia Jerome is a peaceful
and quiet place for hikers, but not only.
The relaxing environment invites anybody
looking for some relaxing weeks of holiday
in isolation - as long as you want. Passing
under the banana-trees and through a
doorway brings you back into civilazation
within a minute.
das Pombas is a good starting
point for the hikes 101, 102 and 103
up into the valley of Paúl and
to the summit of Pico da Cruz. Guests
can start long before sunrise and enjoy
the best time of the morning walking.
continental or better to say italian
breakfast is served on the terrace with
a nice view. For supper guest go to the
nearby restaurant Morabeza.
are, like everything in this house, brandnew,
well equipped, all with private shower
reach the next supermarket, bank, postoffice
and all other kind of urban facilites
takes at least half an hour by bush-taxi.
Creole, Italian, Englisch, French, Portuguese.
on Santo Antão island
in hotel, pension, pousada
or residencial (bed and breakfast)