Country Nr 35 – Republic of the Congo

Country 35/196: Congo
Destination: Brazzaville
Dates: From 3rd to 5th of December

Brazzaville is a beautiful, modern, peaceful, and a rather clean city with ambitions to become an ecotourism destination. The city may be the perfect combination of the urban, the rural, and the African. We will forever remember Brazzaville as the city of beautiful sights and exceptionally friendly people. ♥

What to do and what to see in Brazzaville?

Brazzaville is the capital and the largest city in the Republic of the Congo. It is located on the north side of the Congo river and it’s known for its many notable attractions, including the Basilique Sainte Anne, the Nabemba tower, the Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza Memorial, Cathedrale Sacre-Coeur, and Casa de Gaulle.

River Congo

Taking a walk on the banks of the river Congo was the most beautiful part of our stay in Brazzaville. Flowers, farm fields, farmers and fishermen, the river, and a beautiful view overlooking Kinshasa – the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza Memorial

It’s a memorial housing the remains of Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza, a French-Italian explorer, who founded Congo’s capital. The white marble building is beautiful in itself, but the wonderful garden makes it an even more notable attraction.

Basilique Sainte Anne du Congo de Brazzaville

This wonderful building, known for its bright green roof is definitely one of the main attractions in the city – a must-do for sure! 🙂

Congo, thank you for showing us a great time! Wishing you LOVE and PEACE! 😉

Found lots of LOVE in Congo. 😉 ♥

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