Guinea Journals

Hard days in Guinea (Conakry)

A February 2001 trip to Guinea by Rosan

Quote: I was travelling in taxi brousse...Cars are very old and in very bad conditions. You leave the place when the taxi's full. In a small car, it means 6 persons plus the driver. Roads are full of holes and there are a lot of check stop by military police or...

Hard days in Guinea (Conakry)

Overview

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Dalaba is a very nice city with green landscape. Labbé is a bigger city but there's a lot of beautiful falls to see.Quick Tips: There a guide named Celou Bah that you can hired to do hicking run with him and to visit a Susu family. He's a very good guide. In Labbé, there's a new hotel: Hotel Salam. Rooms 10 000FG to 30 000FG with common or private W/C. There's a restaurant and a bar. The cook, Tierno, is the one from Hotel TATA and he's very good. But the place is noisy because cars and trucks are parking in the entrance. The persons running the place are very smart and helping you. Travellers checks are very hard to change in Guinea. Bring USD ( or ). Also maybe you'll have...Read More

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Rosan

Rosan
Laval, Quebec