Guinea

General Information about Guinea

Guinea is situated in western Africa bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, Guinea-Bissau, Senegal, Mali, Cote d'Ivoire, Liberia and Sierra Leone. Guinea has a population of around 9,947,814 people, 1,767,200 of which live in the countrys capital and largest city Conakry. The Guinean population mainly speak French and 85% of people follow are Muslim. Guinea has a hot and humid climate with June- November experiencing monsoon-like rains.

Conakry is home to Marché Madina, one of West Africa's largest markets is a great experience. This city is also usually alive with street celebrations most weekends. Not too far away from Conakry is Cape Verga has beautiful beaches such as Bel Air and the Sobané.

Climate

Find Out About The Climate At Equatorial Guinea

Equatorial Guinea has a equatorial climate with two main seasons of hot and humid to rainy and wet. The wet season occurs from February to June and from September to December with more rain falling along the coast. The average temperature sits around 26 degrees all year round. Rainfall is greatest at Bata during September through to November with averages of 94 inches. On Rio Muni tornadoes and violent wind storms are common.

Geography

Geographical Information On Equatorial Guinea

Equatorial Guinea has a coastline of 296 kilometres with a total land mass of 28,051 square kilometres set in Western Africa along the Atlantic Ocean. The islands of the Equatorial Guinea includes Bioko, Annobon, Corisco, Elobey Grande, Elbobey Chico in the Gulf of Guinea and Rio Muni on the mainland of Africa. Rio Muni has the largest population and approximately 93 percent of the country's land. The highest point is Pico Basile which measures up to 3,008 metres.

Economy

Learn About The Economy At Equatorial Guinea

The agricultural industry has a large impact on the economy of Equatorial Guinea with the main produces being coffee, cocoa, rice, sweet potatoes, tapioca, as well as livestock and timber. In recent years oil reserve discovery has add a substantial boost to the country's economy although most of this revenue is controled by the president's familyand cronies.

Hotels in Guinea

* Conakry Hotels* Gbessia Hotels* Kamsar Hotels
* Kipé Hotels* Labé Hotels* Tahire Hotels


Must Explore would like to wish you an enjoyable stay in Guinea.

Share on Google+