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     The mango is so good! The best in the world!! 

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     Feels quite dangerous... 

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     Less is more! 

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See all 43 Conakry Tips
  • Marine Ball

    Conakry Things to Do

    As an American, you are invited to the 230th anniversary of the Marie Corp. The Marines hold this every year and there is a small fee, but party till the cows come home! Great set up. The marines have their ceremony and then the drinking and dancing begins. They have this buffet that is spread out consisting of everything one could hope for! Anyone...

  • Hotel Camayene

    Conakry Hotels

    BP 2818, Conakry, Guinea

    Satisfaction: Poor

    Good for: Couples

  • Get away from the Crowds

    Conakry Shopping

    Doing your shoping in alternate areas offers you a chance to do some refreshing business in Conakry. In the more crowded places hawkers will flock to you throwing everything from badmitten rackets to evening attire to chinese underwhere in your face. By moving off the expat trails and visiting places like the taxi stand in between Kipe and...



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  • Long walk for a Taxi

    Matam Transportation

    In this area, if you don't live on the "route Niger" you are in for a long walk.Even when you get there, most of the taxis are full, but all good things come to those who wait... and wait... and wait!If you walk about 100 yards down to the Total station, you have a better chance and may see one on the way!

  • Electricity not always on equals VERY...

    Matam Warnings and Dangers

    This is an ok area, but I have run into some people who will "bark" at you just for being white. Best advice is to just keep walking and even if you understand them, don't answer!

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  • Great little place with TV!

    Camayenne Restaurants

    This is a nice little place to come and have steak and fries in the neighborhood! The service is a little slow, but that just gives you more time to talk to your dinermate! They serve a variety of foods from "Guinean" spaghetti to fish platters. It is not bad and you can take two people there and eat like a king for under 10 bucks! Drinks and...

  • Tons of good stuff... Very expensive!

    Camayenne Shopping

    There are many shops that are permanent fixtures outside the hotel! They are open most of the day and sell all kinds of things from masks to drums! Expect to pay a lot more than if you went downtown and walked around!There have been some things that I have seen there that I have not seen in other locations, so sometimes you just need to go there...

  • Your taxi awaits!!!

    Camayenne Transportation

    The best part about the area, is there are TONS of taxis! You can grab one right in front of the Hotel, or walk down to the main road (1 min walk) and pick one up cheaper! This area is a mecca for taxis because it is kind of in the middle between downtown and everywherer else!From here to downtown, should not pay more than 5 GNF and to matam, about...


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