African Village Hotel

Address: 98 Atlantic Boulevard, Bakau, Gambia | 2 star hotel
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This 2 star hotel, located on 98 Atlantic Boulevard, Bakau, is near IFAN Museum (African Arts Museum), Sandaga, Pink Lake (Retba), and Parc National du Delta du Saloum.
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    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

    Travel Blogs from Bakau

    A long beach walk from Kotu to Bakau beyond

    A travel blog entry by namasteom on Mar 04, 2015

    29 photos

    ... to the bar, much to the distress of Ibrahim who had followed us for over 1 1/2 hours, hoping to draw us into the craft market. He got quite offensive when we told him we just needed a beer and dived into the big building with the clock tower overlooking the fishing harbour.

    Here is an amazing colonial guest house, grand and full of rooms to explore. Amazing collection of art, old and modernist. I'm certain that I saw Pablo Picasso propping up the bar, though it was ...

    American Viewer’s Discretion is Advised

    A travel blog entry by thelabelmaker on Jun 06, 2014

    2 comments, 2 photos

    ... sons, daughters, brothers, sisters, aunts, uncles, mothers, fathers, cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends too that deserve to be loved like everyone else. I know from experience, that America tends to fear or belittle minorities while Gambians tend to be more curious about them. I may not be considered a minority in America, but I am close with those who are and I have listened to their heartfelt stories. I have ...

    The Gambia Experience

    A travel blog entry by bollinger_babe on Jan 25, 2014

    7 photos

    ... ginger who was higher up, and he made several attempts to climb up there. Meanwhile the higher ginger was trying to come down. At the bottom the tabby was watching all this with interest. Trevor and I and a few others in our group were also watching the cats stealthily making their way around the tree branches instead of listening to our guide!

    Eventually all became clear when the higher ginger met the lower ginger on a stout branch and he attempted ...

    2 Weeks in and its still hot.

    A travel blog entry by dgm2oz on Jul 30, 2013

    7 comments, 1 photo

    ... two units; one of tin where the family cooking is done and an block oven where they bake and smoke fish which they sell. Any surplus fruit or vegetables from the garden is also sold at market. The family had a very lucky escape a year or so ago. During the rainy season, their house fell down. All the family managed to escape unhurt, but were left without anywhere to live while they set about building a new home. The building material here is not the bricks and mortar that we ...

    West Africa - not for the faint of heart

    A travel blog entry by cyclingmo on Apr 14, 2013

    9 comments, 45 photos

    ... of the village had 2 wives - both named Fatu - who prepared our meals. Surprisingly, I wasn't as tired as I thought I might be after the very inactive last couple of weeks - especially as we had an exhausting 2 hour drive back to our hotel on cattle-track roads
    following the ...