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  • Visa for Togo

    You can get the visa for Togo very easy at the border for 10000 CFA valid for 7 day's extendable to 30 day's at no extra costs in Lome.

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  • Visa on Arrival - Lome Airport and...

    UK Citizens (and other visa Nationals) are able to obtain a Togo Visa on arrival at Lome Airport. It works like this:You queue to the right side of the immigration desks once in the arrivals area. There, you can ask for a visa on arrival form. It's self explanatory and simple to fill out. If an official helps you to complete the form, he will (of...

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  • Togo info

    .Visa: Visa on arrival when you cross the borders by land will be issued for 7 days stay. The price is 10000 CFA (15 USD). Beware that some immigration officers will ask for a dash bribe (1000-5000 CFA). Play stupid and tell them you don't understand, but be polite. They can make some hassle.Mobil phone: Good roaming in Lome. Prepaid local SIM...

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  • The electric current

    The electric current is like it is in France and most of the European countries, 220 V. The electric power stops working several times a day.

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  • The President

    The President of Togo is Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé (born on June 6th in 1966). He has been the President of Togo since May 4th 2005, when he was appointed to the government by his father, President Gnassingbé Eyadéma. The country is one of the worst dictatorship in Africa, and most of the population want him removed and replaced with a new...

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  • Going to church

    Togo is a very religious country and a large number of the populace attend church on a Sunday. Services can be up to 2 1/2 hours long. Try the Calvary Temple of the Assemblies of God. Services at 7am, 9.30am and 14.00pm each with at least a thousand people in the congregation. I went to the 7am service and was made very welcome. Another good place...

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  • Money change II

    it didn't happen to but but just take care. when they give u the money it is in stacks of ten bills with the tenth wrapping the other nine, check your money well and make sure it's the right amount. do not give him your money unless u r sure u've got yours. and ask him to check your money in front of u. don't change large amounts at a time. Better...

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  • Money change

    Banks usually close from 12:00 to 3:00 PM and on sat. and Sun. the easiest way to change money is at Le grand March, a 1 min walk from Palm beach hotel. u will find them anytime, just check the bank rates before you go.

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  • Bargain

    if you r buying anything from the street, like souvenirs or so, be sure to Bargain. sometimes they go mad with prices, just have the skill and the patience to do it and you will have a good deal for both of you

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  • Get to know the Togolese people

    one fact to get, Togo is a poor country, and for Togolese White people means rich people, so don't get shocked by their constant urge for money. But u will get to know that they are nice friendly people, at least not violent. if you don't wanna pay for something u just say it. that's it no strings attached.

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  • A foodie's unexpected paradise

    Lomé is hardly on the average gourmet's list of places to visit, but it probably should be. Although cooking in West Africa is often tasty, it can be relatively repetitive, especially inland, where the range of fresh ingredients is often quite restrained (given those constraints, it's amazing just what some little restaurants are able to cook up,...

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  • Experience the African life...

    Try to meet local people. Visit the 'normal' villages, learn about the local life. This is very interesting! In my opinion, Togo is a real Africa - no many tourists, no special nature or monuments, but just Africa - with the sun, banana trees, smiling people, plenty of children...

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