I used to be afraid of thunder, and I thought that I grew over it, but last night that young boy inside me awakened again. The thunder here seems so much more intense, especially when you’re camping outside and the deed is happening within about 200 m. The rain that […]Read More
Cycle Guide Congo Republic
|Language||French, local languages|
|Currency||CFA (2019: €1 = CFA 655)|
|Religion||Islam, Christianity, Animism|
|GDP-rank||#123 (of 192 countries)|
See & Do
d’Odzale National Park
Here you can spot elephants and gorillas in between an amazing area.
Visit the impressive capital at the Congo river.
Enjoy fresh seafood at the coastal city.
Possible, but there are lots of people everywhere, so consider asking permission first.
A great way of meeting locals and sleeping in your own comfortable bed. Ask anyone in a village and they will search a spot for you.
Most cities have accommodation. Room with fan should be around 10.000 CFA, with AC a bit more. Expect bucket showers.
WS / CS
Not very common, only big cities offer CS hosts.
Unknown, but the best chances are somewhere in Brazzaville.
Food & Drinks
- Onroad: Omeltte+bread / Spaghetti (±1100CFA)
- Local food: Rice, fufu
- Local drink: Palm wine
Generally safe to cycle, be cautious in big cities.