10 reasons to discover the capital of Teranga

10 reasons to discover the capital of Teranga

Teranga, meaning ‘hospitality’ in Wolof, perfectly describes the attractiveness of Dakar, the capital of Senegal. As the former capital of French West Africa, Dakar is a world renowned destination in Africa, known for its vibrancy, hospitality and social community....
Gorée on the courtyard side

Gorée on the courtyard side

Gorée and its door of no return are extremely famous worldwide. Every day, dozens of visitors storm the boat from Dakar to discover the mythical place from which were transported thousands of slaves during the dark hours of transatlantic trade. The old mansions have...
Wrestling in Senegal

Wrestling in Senegal

In Senegal, wrestling is an omnipresent phenomenon that has gained so much in popularity that it even exceeds soccer. Large posters brew tens of millions CFA and everybody has his favourite wrestler. This fight originated from a rhythmic feast that allowed, while...
Gorée in Senegal, a love story

Gorée in Senegal, a love story

Gorée, beautiful and tranquil setting of a World Heritage site. This fascinating island, I approached it with trepidation and because its reputation around the world is so great, an intimate bond with her seemed impossible… The boat Coumba Castel was speeding...