Travel Blogs from Yamoussoukro, Cote D'Ivoire

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Debut Cote d ivoire, Yamoussoukro, Cote D'Ivoire travel blog

Debut Cote d ivoire

A travel blog entry by vmarchal

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Et un pays de plus. Mais j ai une surprise en rentrant en cote d ivoire. Le drapeau que j ai vu flotter a la frontiere n etait pas du tout celui du pays, mais celui de la rebellion. Et la j ai du ceder a un des principes qui m est le plus cher : ne jamais ...

Into the African bush, Yamoussoukro, Cote D'Ivoire travel blog

Into the African bush

A travel blog entry by joelmeeker

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... . We arrived finally on the six-lane road that leads out on the main ways from the city. Yamoussoukro became the political capital of Côte d’Ivoire in 1983 when President Félix Houphouët-Boigny moved the government functions from Abidjan to his ...

Yamoussoukro, Cote D'Ivoire, Yamoussoukro, Cote D'Ivoire travel blog

Yamoussoukro, Cote D'Ivoire

A travel blog entry by bray

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... this week. Or anything at all. 20:32 - Bess & Fidel (Playmates) arrive at the bus station and book a seat to Yamoussoukro, the capital of Cote D'Ivoire. Six minutes later, Phil & Sean arrive and do the same. 10:38 - Sarah & Buddy (Shared ...

New Capital, Yamoussoukro, Cote D'Ivoire travel blog

New Capital

A travel blog entry by mikeandmary

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... a couple of rubber bushes made by hand from an old truck tyre. That took 2 hours. Then we set off and drove to Yamoussoukro the new capital of the country. It ended up that we could only find a garage forecourt to stay overnight even though Michael tried ...

Heading to yamoussoukro, Yamoussoukro, Côte d'Ivoire travel blog

Heading to yamoussoukro

A travel blog entry by beattie99

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We had a lazy long breakfast...haven't had an egg for a month and a half! Late start headed for Bouaki and Yamoussoukro, we started on black ribbons of glorious tar but it quickly faded to potholes and slower speeds but it was still amazing to be out the ...

first day in CR, San Jose, Cote D'Ivoire travel blog

first day in CR

A travel blog entry by loisandbrian

We made it safe and sound. The security issues that we all expected, did not materailze and was amazingly easy for all of us. The aadventure ...

first day in CR, San Jose, Cote D'Ivoire travel blog

first day in CR

A travel blog entry by loisandbrian

We made it safe and sound. The security issues that we all expected, did not materailze and was amazingly easy for all of us. The aadventure ...

Bush camping and The Basilica in Cote d'Ivoire, Yamoussoukro, Cote D'Ivoire travel blog

Bush camping and The Basilica in Cote d'Ivoire

A travel blog entry by nickyloo

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... it had finished flapping around it landed belly-side up which is apparently good luck. We then headed south to the capital Yamoussoukro. I’d never heard of it before and most people class the much bigger and busier city of Abidjan in the South ...

Yamoussoukro, Yamoussoukro, Cote D'Ivoire travel blog

Yamoussoukro

A travel blog entry by david-uv

Yamoussoukro je hlavní město státu Pobřeží slonoviny v Africe ...

Visit to Galébo, Yamoussoukro, Cote D'Ivoire travel blog

Visit to Galébo

A travel blog entry by joelmeeker

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... road maintenance. It was slow going at times because we would bottle up behind overloaded cocoa trucks carrying harvested cocoa to Yamoussoukro for processing. Most of the world’s cocoa comes from Côte d’Ivoire and much of next year’s ...

Long trek, Yamoussoukro, Cote D'Ivoire travel blog

Long trek

A travel blog entry by danielharper

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... now feel that they have their own organization and that they have a mission to grow that organization by preaching the gospel all over Cote d'Ivoire and beyond. They want to know more about the Sabbath and the 10 Commandments for now, and they want us to ...

African Basilica's, ambition and eerie emptyness, Yamoussoukro, Cote D'Ivoire travel blog

African Basilica's, ambition and eerie emptyness

A travel blog entry by robspackman

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Yamoussoukro is a strange place. You can feel it crawling out of the bush in all its 1960s glory, destined in the mind of the post-independence president to grow and thrive into a political and economic powerhouse. Instead, after accepting gleefully his ...

Côte d'Ivoire & Ghana - is more better?, Yamoussoukro, Cote D'Ivoire travel blog

Côte d'Ivoire & Ghana - is more better?

A travel blog entry by cyclingmo

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... although hopeful signs are the sight of more children in school uniforms, so the future definitely looks brighter. Next stop - the capital Yamoussoukro, where we took in the most amazing basilica I have ever seen, the basilica of Our Lady of Peace. ...

Conflict in the Capital, Yamoussoukro, Cote D'Ivoire travel blog

Conflict in the Capital

A travel blog entry by timshazz

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Yamoussoukro is one of those weird capital cities that has been created for administrative purposes and lacks the life and character of the historical capital. It was quite strange to drive the streets on a Sunday with the wide streets devoid of people. ...

May 01, 2011, Ivory Coast, Cote D'Ivoire travel blog

May 01, 2011

A travel blog entry by lilciara12ful

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Disgusting Cathedral, Yamoussoukro, Cote D'Ivoire travel blog

Disgusting Cathedral

A travel blog entry by mushbird25

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... ;It had been built at a cost of $300 million and is the meant to be the largest church in the world.  What the locals in Yamoussoukro need with a cathedral that size I have no idea.  It seems to have been built as a huge ego trip by the current ...

Map pin only, Yamoussoukro, Cote D'Ivoire travel blog

Map pin only

A travel blog entry by pinkkaz

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