Gambia Quick Travel Guide
With a travel rating of 46%, Gambia has for many years been popular with beach-going PlanetHoppers! looking for a place "off the beaten track" to chill out and laze away weeks or even months in the sun. Ever so slowly the stories from these intrepid folks are fueling the fire of interest in Gambia for others. The reason is pretty simple really, when it comes to appealing travel destinations, the formula normally runs something like this: 1 part exotic sandy beach, such as you'll find at Kota Beach, combined with 1 part each of ancient ruin - Senegambia Stone Circles - and historic site -James Island - which represents one of the most enduring remnants of the West African Slave Trade, and then you can round things out with something for the nature lover like Kiang National Park, famous for its birds. Combine all of the above and you have quite a traveler's cocktail that will have the backpackers lined up for miles. Trust us when we say that that this place has really got it all!
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Walk around Gambia's Stone Circles of Senegambia and wonder at about what secrets and mysteries they may contain. Having first been placed in position over a millennium ago, there are over 1,000 separate circles comprised of bet....
|Coordinates:||13 28 N, 16 34 W|
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- Location: Gambia