Santo Antão covers an area of 779 km² and is after the Santiago island the second largest island of the Cape Verde archipelago. The Tope de Coroa (1'797 m) is the islands highest peak and after the Fogo volcano (2'829 m) the second highest on the arcipelago. Other notable peaks on Santo Antão are the Pico da Cruz (1'814 m), Monte Lajes (1'811 m), Queimado (1'521 m), Cidrão (1'548 m) and Espadana (1'513 m).
Cape Verde 1948, Vila da Ribeira Grande.
Vila da Ribeira Grande is located at the Northeast coast of the island Santo Antão.
The stamp was issued in the series "Landscapes".
Cape Verde 1948. Paúl.
Paúl is the name of a small settlement and valley on the east coast of the island Santo Antão.
Cape Verde 1987/1997, Santo Antão Island.
The stamp was issued in the series "Tourism".