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Somalia Travel Guide

Somalia is still trying to cope with the problems of crime, corruption and drought, but the strife to live has in turn chiseled the beauty of the country even more. Somalia Tourism provides a guide to various tourist attractions in Somalia. It also suggests various tourist activities.

Bakara Market in Mogadishu is a a street market place, which displays the color and the flavor of the country of Somalia. The street food are mouth watering and delicious and made with the most simple and the basic condiments found in Somalia. The market has shot up to fame because of its role in the Somalian War, which is also referred to as 'Black Hawk Down.'

Somalia Tourism also includes the landmark of Shanghai Old City. Presently controlled by the warlords and the wealthy businessmen of the city, the city is known for its scenic beauty and the old architectural heritage. The place has been restricted to the tourists.

Another most sought after sightseeing spot in Somalia Tourism is the Sinbusi Beach, which is situated about 5 kilometers away from the city of Merca. What attracts tourists to the beaches is the comely and the picturesque view of the sea. The picturesque beauty of the sea and the natural provides the innate peace of mind and soul.

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Somalia Tourism also includes accommodations in hotels and hosterias. One can enjoy a leisurely holiday in the very few luxury hotels that Somalia houses. These hotels provide all the modern amenities and facilities, one can expect for. Some of the best hotels in Somalia are present in the city of Mogadishu. They are:

  • Safahi Hotel
  • Hotel Nasa-Hablod

  Major Cities of Somalia  
City NamePopulationCity NamePopulation
Mogadishu   2587183Baydhabo   129839
Hargeysa   477876Burco   99270
Berbera   242344Boosaaso   74287
Kismaayo   234852Afgooye   65461
Jamaame   185270Gaalkacyo   61200

  Famous Travel Destinations  
Las Gaal caveTaleex
Jubba River Garowe
Laas GeelMogadishu waterfront ,Benadir

Last Updated On : March 29, 2013

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