The tourism industry today in the Gambia started when a party of 300 Swedish
tourists arrived ... on Janjanbureh Island in the River Gambia in eastern Gambia.
It was formerly known as Georgetown and...
Oct 3, 2013 ... The Gambia is a major destination for female sex tourism. ... local young men –
known as "bumsters" – exchange sex for money, gifts or visas.
Gunjur and Kartong are southern Gambia's most pristine beaches and home to a
... famous by Alex Haley's novel Roots – then cross to James Island, mid-river, ...
Feb 18, 2015 ... THE small West African nation of The Gambia today celebrates 50 years ... The
Gambian national sport is a form of wrestling known as 'Borreh'.
The first known written record about The Gambia is a notation in the writings of
Hanno, the Carthaginian, of his voyage down the west coast of Africa in about BC
Hannon the Carthaginian referred to The Gambia in his writings, making The
Gambia known to the outside world. In ad 300, West African trading networks ...
The end result, by the mid-19th century, is that Britain is the established
European power on the Gambia, with the valuable addition of Bathurst (now
known as ...
It occupies a long narrow strip of land that surrounds the Gambia. ... and River
Gambia National Park (also known as Baboon Island National Park), near
Graphic Arts. The masks of Gambia are well known and appreciated.
Performance Arts. The Kora, a lutelike instrument, accompanies much singing
The Gambia is famous for its wide variety of birdlfe. Over five hunded and sixty
species live in protected areas. Examples are cuckoos, flycatchers, kingfishers, ...