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How to Get to the Gambia

There are no direct flights from Russian cities to the Gambia, you will have to get there with a transfer. Very few flights from European capitals arrive at the capital’s Banjul airport, so two transfers are likely to be required. Among the most convenient and cheap options are a flight via Paris and Dakar on… Read More »

Gambia Music

Music Despite its small size, Gambia has rich music traditions. For a long time, most of the population has been Islamized, which is why Arab music impulses are noticeable along with African styles. Griots dominate the traditional music offering. Along with drums of various kinds and sizes, the string instruments are dominant. Kora, a 21-string… Read More »

Gambia Sightseeing Places

Visa requirements Passport: is generally required for travel to The Gambia. The passport must be valid for at least 6 months after the return date. Visa: for Germans and Austrians (as well as citizens of other European countries) a visa is issued upon entry. Transit: Transit travelers who travel within 2 hours and do not… Read More »