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Benin Africa

The spirit of independent travel is alive and well in Benin, one of West Africa’s least visited countries. If the voodoo don’t get you, one of its many other attractions will… A mile or two down the coast is Grand Popo, a beach resort of elegant Portuguese colonial buildings, where …

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Benin tourism

Travel Guide and tourism in Benin – In Ouidah itself, now a sleepy market town, you can walk the Route des Esclaves, starting at the huge frangipani tree under which the auctions were held, and following a dusty five-kilometre road to the water. At the beach is a moving monument …

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Image of Benin

Tourism in Benin (Africa) – Only a narrow sandbar separates the lakes from the Atlantic, which smashes up against it to form a white beach that seems to run the entire length of the coastline. The ocean has brought, as well as wealth, its fair share of sorrow to Benin. …

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Map of Benin

Benin, officially Republic of Benin, in western Africa, on the Gulf of Guinea. Known in full as the Republic of Benin, it is bordered on the north by Burkina Faso (formerly Upper Volta) and Niger, on the east by Nigeria, on the west by Togo, and on the south by …

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