Somalia Travel Guide

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    View at the bay, getting dark very fast.
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See all 12 Mogadishu Tips
  • Get Hired Guards

    Mogadishu Warnings and Dangers

    Mogadishu is unsafe and it is a a battle zone for the insurgents and the so called government, there is no effective police so don't expect police protection. hire group of guards to protect you or if you can not afford it stay the highly fortified places . AMISOM and the Somali soldiers have heavy presence in some parts of the city.

  • If you are a member of the NRA you will...

    Mogadishu Sports & Outdoors

    THere is absolutly no restirctions on how you want yo shot your gun. If you want to shot your AK-47 at a target, moving target, bird, or human, you have the freedom to do so. Crowds of locals seem to be the best hunting spot. Shooting is a smalian past time. anf if you dont paticipate. you may not have the best of fun!!! The latest in military...



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  • Was this the former British Club

    Hargeysa Off The Beaten Path

    Somaliland was a British colony till it reached its independence in 1960. Hargeisa was the capital. In the capital. Mohamed from our touragency brought us to the former British club. Nobody in the area seemed to know anything about it. What we saw was an almost empty building in decay and used by some local people. Later I red that there is still a...

  • Ambassador Hotel Hargeisa

    Hargeysa Hotels

    Airport Road, Hargeisa, Republic of Somaliland

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Toon, nice shady water place

    Hargeysa Off The Beaten Path

    From Hargeisa we visited Toon, 20 km more south and only reachble by dirt track. We thought we should visit a nomad camp, but ended up at a nice shady water place.During the day nomads come here with thier goats, sheep and camels. Around the ater yoiu see a lot of footsteps of the animals, When we were there around sunset it was a pity there were...



See all 4 Burao Tips
  • Visit to the market

    Burao Things to Do

    We went to the market area in Burao to buy some fresh fruits. I am Always like to look around at markets where ever I travel. It's the most lifely part of town, you can see what kind of local products are available and meet local people. We found and bought our fruits at one of the fruitstalls. Further we saw qat stalls as in every town in...

  • Burao, town of the declaration of...

    Burao Things to Do

    Burao is the second largest city of Somaliland. It is the capital of Togdheer province. The area has between the 300.000 and 400.000 inhabitants. Burao is historically an important town for Somaliland. On 18 May 1991 the declaration of an independent Somaliland happened in Burao. This declaration was unilateral and is internationally unrecognized ....

  • Road trip to Burao

    Burao Transportation

    Burao is located 100 km east of Hargeisa. On the map you can see a road or track between Hargeisa and Burao. We wanted to make a round trip: Las Geel, Sheikh, Burao and from there back to Hargeisa, visiting the oase of Toon en route. We did not succeed to do so because the driver of our 4WD insisted to take the same tarred road back to Berbera and...


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