Dakar looks like such a beautiful place. There’s so much world history that took place in and around Dakar, and I think more people need to know that. It’s unfortunate that the city doesn’t get the attention it deserves in global tourism. I am very eager to go there for myself one day soon. 

– Hasin

House of Slaves

Somber memorial to the Atlantic slave trade; once a slave holding center

Île de Gorée

Island near Dakar with colorful buildings and blue waters

African Renaissance Monument

Controversial monument that is also the tallest statue in Africa

Lake Retba

Captivating pink colored lake just outside of Dakar

Îles de la Madeleine

Uninhabited island known for its birds, fish, and plant life

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