Benin Tourist Traps

  • A proper Bureau de change
    A proper Bureau de change
    by Lennyx
    by DAO
  • Tourist Traps
    by DAO

Benin Tourist Traps


    Somebody in the Government of Benin realised that they could make money from Tourists wanting to post their postcards and letters from here. They could make money - quickly. Very quickly. So quickly that they already had printed the price of 200 CFA (30 Euro cents, 39 US Cents). Then they promptly printed 600 CFA over all of them. So tripling the...

  • Watch out for many of the...

    Watch out for many of the street vendors. Most of them do not speak any English and will try to rip you off if you do not know how to deal with them. This is a photo of the many thousands of vendors along the roadways.

  • on the market, there is a lot...

    on the market, there is a lot of things to see (and to buy)... the prices are multiply by 4 or 10 sometimes if you are white... but it is a fine way to help people to live (survive)


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