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Bolama

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Guinea-Bissau : Bolama
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Bolama is a city in Guinea-Bissau.

Get in

Pirogues are leaving regularly from Bissaus Pidjiguiti harbour, the ride takes about three hours.

Get around

See

Bolama Court
Bolama

Impressive and decaying colonial buildings from the time when Bolama was capital of Guinea Bissau.

Do

There are some good beaches on the island, though you'll have to walk for some km's from town - or rent a bike or motorbike. Make sure to be there at high tide.

Buy

Eat

Restaurants are scarce, but there are some bars serving goats meat with bread, and the PRODEPA hotel can arrange food, if ordered in advance.

Drink

There is a nice little bar at the harbour, good place to enjoy a beer while watching life going on at the harbour.

Sleep

Prodepa Hotel, Bolama
  • NGO PRODEPA (Projecto de Desenvolvimento da Pesca Artesanal) runs a nice and comfortable hotel close to the harbour. Has hot water and aircon.

Contact

Get out

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