"Gabon - from someone who lived there for 6 months" Top 5 Page for this destination Gabon by mtemperley

Gabon Travel Guide: 68 reviews and 259 photos

Oil, elephants and beaches

Most people come to Gabon because they work in the oil industry; or else they want to see gorillas. Well, the oil is declining and there are other things to see here.

Such as beaches, fishing, whale spotting, the Albert Scweizer hospital, unique rope bridges, waterfalls, elephants,

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:very French, food, outlook, language spoken
  • Cons:going downhill
  • In a nutshell:has potential but needs a change of leadership
  • Last visit to Gabon: Jan 2004
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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