Dakar is the capital and largest city in Senegal with about 1 million people living in the city itself and over 2.5 million in the metropolitan area. It is one of the biggest cities in West Africa and the cultural, economic and industrial heart of the country.
From the Dakar Travel Guide
I was quite discouraged with the over all state of the property. It is crying out for good rehabilitation and maintanance. When I got to the beach though, it was another thing. This is one of the most beautiful beaches I have seen. The white sand on this beach is just owesome. ... more
Well situated, though not in the center. It is a good option for the money it costs. The bathroom insuite room is excellent and huge. Wifi internet very fast and for free. A couple of restaurants around. The owner is a very friendly Dutch guy which can offer you a big appartment too for around 65 €. Good option for a couple of days in Dakar! ... more
Senegal, Morocco, Spain -- help!
Hi everyone! I just joined and I need some help, tips, tricks, advice, anecdotes, ANYTHING, on this. About a week ago I conceived of one of my dream trips -- going from Senegal (mainly Dakar) up ...
Adventure in Africa
in the Plymouth-Dakar Charity Race, 4x4 in the Sahara, Timbuktu Music Festival, white-water rafting the zambezi ...
Down and up
to Mali. Unfortunately the only possibility to obtain a visa for Mali was going back to Dakar, so I booked a ferry ticket for Dakar with the 'Aline Sitoe Diatta', a ship going twice a week between Ziguinchor - Dakar. (had to wait almost a week, beacuse the next ferry was already booked out). Stevie organized ...
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