Category: WHY GAMBIA

WHY YOU SHOULDN’T BE AFRAID

WHY YOU SHOULDN’T BE AFRAID OF VOLUNTEERING AND TRAVELING TO THE GAMBIA According to the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Africa is one of the fastest growing tourism regions of the last decade! Yet,...

WHY VOLUNTEER IN AFRICA?

This is a short video presentation of our work and a program Travel as a volunteer which is changing lives of individuals in the Gambia and all who visited the smiling coast of Africa,...

HIPPOS’ NATURAL ENVIRONMENT

A journey to West Africa must include observing animal life. Although there are no “Big 5″ in The Gambia, there are over 500 bird species and many other animals to be spotted, which makes...

A SURPRISE FOR LOCALS

We went to Barra with the volunteers on Eid al Fitr, which marked the end of Ramadan, the month of fasting. The guide came considerably late with two drivers early in the morning. We...

TALLEST AFRICAN STATUE

The African Renaissance Monument ( Le Monument de la Renaissance Africaine) is a 49 metres tall statue on one of the twin hills of  Collines des Mamelles outside of Dakar in Senegal. It was...

SEREKUNDA MARKET

Serrekunda market is always crowded but in the time of Ramadan it becomes the busiest place in the country. It offers everything you need. From dried fish to spices, vegetables, shoes, clothes, second hand...