Berbera, Somalia

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Berbera Travel Blogs (6)
Disappointing news today, Berbera, Somalia travel blog

Disappointing news today

A travel blog entry by hallett


Today started off with a trip across Somaliland to the coast of the Gulf of Aden where the Somaliland port city of Berbera is.  We had a quick stop along the way to visit the cave paintings at Las Geil.  Apparently over 5,000 years old and was ...

To Boldly Go Where No Tourist Has Gone Before, Berbera, Somalia travel blog

To Boldly Go Where No Tourist Has Gone Before

A travel blog entry by dan-levitan


... to at least walk around the port area.  The lonely planet guide to Africa only devotes a measly 6 pages Somalia.  It says Berbera is a "bustling commercial city-port".  I wouldn't exactly call it bustling.  The entire time we ...

Only A Crazy Man Would Go to Somali Territory., Berbera, Somalia travel blog

Only A Crazy Man Would Go to Somali Territory.

A travel blog entry by vinceinseattle


... on earth, including massive oil tankers, passed through these straights back and forth to the Suez Canal. I knew about volatile Somalia, unpredictable Yemen. Like many, I knew of the Blackhawk Down incident in Mogadishu and crazy piracy on the coast of ...

Scuba Diving in Berbera, Berbera, Somalia travel blog

Scuba Diving in Berbera

A travel blog entry by tkrutrk


I headed to Berbera this past weekend (Thursday and Friday) and came back with as many seashells as I could squeeze into two hands, several new British phrases, a "proper" (farmer's) sunburn, slightly discolored Birkenstocks, and some "significant" time ...