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    • Guinea-Bissau, country of western Africa.
    • Situated on the Atlantic coast, the predominantly low-lying country is slightly hilly farther inland.
    • The name Guinea remains a source of debate; it is perhaps a corruption of an Amazigh (Berber) word meaning “land of the blacks.
    • ” The country also uses the name of its capital, Bissau, to distinguish it from Guinea, its neighbour to the east and south.

    Guinea-Bissau has so much to offer, here are some of the things Guinea-Bissau is known for.

    • Ilha de Rubane: Relaxing amid world-class facilities and natural splendour.
    • Ilha de Bubaque: Experiencing village life, a short walk from your island getaway.
    • Bissau Velho: Tangoing in cobbled streets by candlelight, after a dinner of salty bacalau and red wine in the capital.
    • Parque Nacional das Ilhas de Orango: Locking eyes with hippos as they emerge from the warm saltwater lagoons.
    • Parque Nacional de Cantanhez: Following chimpanzee, elephant and buffalo trails through dense forests.
    • Quinhámel: Dipping oysters in hot lime sauce after a day in the water.
    • Bolama: Sitting on the steps of the abandoned town hall, with its crumbling Greek-style pillars.

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