"Salaam Aleikum" Top 5 Page for this destination Senegal by Wafro
Senegal Travel Guide: 528 reviews and 1,221 photos
I’ve got mixed emotions, when I think back at my journey over there.
The Eastern part of the country was so exclusive, relaxed, memorable and fascinating.
All places I could return at.
But the coastal areas where so sad, bumsters, OVER fanatic Muslims(taalibe of extreme brotherhoods), thieves and coastlines full of resorts.
The southern part is completely different, when you compare it with the rest of the country.
The Casamance region is a green and very fertile region, but it's also the scene of armed separatist rebels, so you better watch out when you're travelling alone.
Full country name: Republic of Senegal
Area: 196,190 sq km
Population: 10.3 million
Capital City: Dakar (pop 2 million)
People: Wolof (36%), Fula (17%), Serere(17%), Toucouleur (9%), Diola (9%), Mandinka (9%), European and Lebanese(1%)
Language: French, Wolof, Mandingo
Religion: 96% Islam, 6% indigenous beliefs, 2% Christian.
- Pros:Nice climate and some unspoiled areas
- Cons:Sometimes crowdy and a some people with bad intentions
- In a nutshell:Mixed emotions
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