"The smiling coast" The Gambia by grets
The Gambia Travel Guide: 812 reviews and 1,814 photos
The Gambia is a long and thin country on the west coast of Africa, nestled along the length of the river of the same name, with Senegal to the north, south and east, and the Atlantic Ocean to the west.
With a British history, The Gambia has a long tradition of welcoming visitors, especially those in search of some winter sunshine.
The Gambia, however, has a gread deal more to offer than just stunning beaches, something which I am hoping I'll be able to show you in these pages.
If you would like to know lots of interesting facts and figures about this friendly country, check out this link.
- Pros:Beautiful beaches, great bird watching, interesting villages
- Cons:Persistent hustlers
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