The World List of Tangibles of Tourist Attraction
Located in an isolated location along the Atlantic, the settlement of Ribeira Grande had no defense before. The fort plans began during the Philippine Dynasty on November 17, 1585 after assaults by English corsair Sir Francis Drake (as part of the Capture of Santiago) with a work to defend the city from pirates.
Location: Cidade Velha, Cape Verde
The year of entering to the World List of Tourist Attractions: 2018