Togo Tourist Traps

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  • Tourist Traps
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  • Tourist Traps
    by grets

Togo Tourist Traps

  • Transport from the Ghanaian border

    When you get through the border formalities from Ghana, you'll be besieged, as is usually the case in Africa, by people offering transportation to Lome. The prices sound reasonable enough for a journey of some kilometers. However, you should be aware that the border is essentially in Lome: you could easily walk to the city center, and even more...

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  • Entrance Visa

    This is the biggest joke, at the airport, u have to pay 10000 XOF = 15 euro for visa fees (sometimes even if you have the visa), but there is no change office at the airport so they suggest to pay 20 euro, you can do nothing about it, unless u already have XOF with you

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  • Money change

    In Lome and Aflao, you will be harrassed by people who want you to change your currencies with them. If you keep on refusing, the rate will become better and better.However, you will see that they keep the bundles of banknotes by ten, the tenth being wraping the nine others. They count the ten banknotes in front of you and keep the last in the hand...

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  • Bring the money, dear tourist.

    Lots of people requesting you money for anything in the airport. Be very carefull to your belongings and never show your money.The police is there everywhere and they show you their hat, you have to put banknotes inside. Have small units! Pretend you have only credit cards or give the smallest coins of your country (1 cent USD, 1 Euocent, etc), at...

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  • Kéran National Park

    The road from Sokodé to Dapaong goes through the National Park. It's forbiden to stop in the park and at the other hand the speed limit is 50 KM.So you get always a fine. If you pass the exit too early , you drove to fast. If you pass the exit too late, you have made a stopp and that's not allowed.We had to pay 25.000 CFA ( 80 euro) fine, because...

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  • First crook event.

    When you leave the plane and enter the airport, they first demand you your yellow card (vaccination). I used to present it at the immigration when you already have your luggages. They didn't want me to go to my suitcase. I had to pay 100 USD to presnet my card.So, if you go to Togo, have your yellow card with your passport.

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