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City Tour of Dakar
"Your guide and driver will pick you up at your accommodation at the morning hour of your choosing. You will then begin your pleasant introduction to and thorough overview of Senegal's vibrant capital city of Dakar. Your stops will include the impressive one of Senegal's most important religious buildings and the beautiful Dakar Cathedral which gives another religious perspective to the city. You will then be taken to the IFAN Museum of African Arts one of West Africa's oldest museums before enjoying a stop at the African Renaissance Monument at 49 meters Africa's largest and tallest monument. Your tour will continue with a visit to the unforgettable Sandaga Market before concluding at Noflaye Beach. Adequate time for photography and exploration will be provided at each stop. Lunch is included as is retur
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Family Friendly Segway Tour in Gran Canaria
"These tours are very ideal choice for families and perfect for couples. Exploring the local street  in different times have different prices. You have great choices:  tour to visit the old town Vegueta magnificent place full of history and historical buildings. Vegueta is our gold tour. All the costumer love it. Parque Doramas Castillo de la Luz San Cristóbal and Parque Santa Catalina  are typical places where you can taste the flavour of the most cosmopolitan city of the Canary Island.The tours included : monitor
From EUR45.00
 
"Discover Scuba Diving
"Discover Scuba Diving Playa de la Americas""Discover Scuba from the ShoreThis dive is from Playa de las Vistas in Los Cristianos. With a gradual sandy sloping entry you can take your first breaths while still standing and practice a few skills such as equalisation techniques and inflating and deflating the jacket. When you are comfortable the instructor will deflate your jacket to get you under the water and take yo pointing out different fish and various marine creatures. You will in addition practice regulator clearing regulator recovery and mask clearing. Your maximum depth will be 6 metres; the dive time will be around 45 minutes and the whole experience will take about 2 hours.Discover Scuba from the boatIf you have not previously completed a you will start with an introductory dive in a pool where you will practice some skills as mentioned above. This is followed by a dive from one of our boats to a maximum depth of 12 metres. We have several sites that are interesting at this depth and the
From EUR68.00

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BUMSTERS

The bumsters are harmless if you don’t fall for their tricks, they are friendly and talkative. Usually they will walk with you for a while then give up if you politely say you are not interested. I...
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Money changers

When you are out and about you will find locals coming up to you and offer you to change money. Be aware of those offering a high rate as it sometimes turns out that they fool you. Hidden in a bunch...
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Beach Touts...

Pretty much any beach along the commercialised hotel stretches on the coast are dotted with a mixture of beggars and locals with sales skills that would put most corporate high flyers to shame. Be...
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Green Tourist Taxis

The Green Tourist taxis are not different from their yellow cousins other than colour and price! Walk out of the controlled tourist zones avoiding various touts, negotiate a competitive price with a...
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At the beach

Whilst on the beach be aware of all those who want to be your friend and ten minutes later are putting their hand out saying "give from your heart!" they want money off you,, dont get me wrong i have...
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local guides are best

The holiday company reps will try to sell you their trips.They do this within the first 24 hours of your arrival,before you have time to familiarize yourself with your surroundings.They will advise...
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School visits

Like a couple of suckers we took pens,pencils ,books,etc,etc AND GAVE MONEY TOO!DON'T YOU BE FOOLED,yes this is a poor nation but the more we do the less they will try to help themselves.Basically the...
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Bumster Tricks

A local bumster noticed my wife had several mosquitoe bites on her arms and legs. English mosquitoe cream no good" he said and picked up a jar of cream from a stall in the market. He opened the jar...
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Money changers on Gambia/Senegal border

The illegal money changers on the border offer a much better rate than the banksbut ask them the rate then do the maths in your head or on your own calculator. They have a trick I cant quite explain...
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A bit too touristy!

Taking a visit to Jufureh to see Binde Kinte (a decendnant of Kunta Kinte, a famous slave taken to America around 200 yrs ago.) It is very very touristy, with people arriving by the bus load, waiting...
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A bit too expensive!

A trip out to James Island, costs about US$15 return, and all you can see is a bit of wall and a canon - definately not worth that much money. Take this time to really look around, especially after...
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"Friendly" children

All over The Gambia you will be approached by friendly children practicing their English. "Hello", "What's your name", "Where are you from", "Your first time in Gambia", "How you like my country?" "I...
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crocks

Went 2 see "Charlie" when I was in Gambia. The danger of this trip is not to play whit. The crocks are walking around and then you get to say Hello to "Charlie" the friendly crock :-). This are wild...
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Bumster Alert!!

Beware of the guys that hang around the outside of Hotels offering services. They are just on the make. A firm but polite NO THANKS will usually se them off. The Gambian government is trying to clamp...
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Bakau is a old colonial village with a Botanical Garden, the Kachikalli Crocdile Pool (a sacred site) and a interresting fishing port, it could be a real nicke plane with a little bit of cleaning...
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