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  • Mount Fogo, Fogo Island, Cape Verde

    written by azurblue on 2011-02-24 in #world #locations
    Mount Fogo, Fogo Island, Cape Verde

    The Island of Fogo is an immense volcano emerging from the depths of the Atlantic. According to documents from the XVth century, the island was initially named São Filipe but volcanic eruptions led its inhabitants from the fourteen hundreds to change its name to “Fogo” (fire).

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