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Picket Hill- not a hill

Picket Hill is not a hill, but the highest mountain in the Western Area Peninsula, the region where Freetown and many of Salone’s finest beaches are located.

Tiwai Island – a unique and invigorating experience for the adventurous traveler

One of the most mesmerizing experiences you can have in Sierra Leone is spending a couple of nights at the Tiwai Island Wildlife Sanctuary. Rise with the sun, learn about...
Number 2 NDA

River Number Two Beach, a backstory

“Ecotourism is the echo of the waves, the echo of the birds in the mangroves, the echo from the mountains. Come and explore our white sand beach, turquoise waters and...
SLRTC buses

How to travel to the provinces on a budget

Firstly, the official government-owned bus company is called the Sierra Leone Road Transportation Corporation (SLRTC). They provide public transport to all major towns and cities throughout the country and even...
Senekedugu

Kabala – City of hills, cool breeze, tranquility… and a massive New Year’s Kabala festival!

We continue our tour of Sweet Salone traveling east from Outamba Kilimi to Kabala, and the cool air of the Wara Wara Mountains.
Falls around Tacugama

Tacugama – More than a Chimpanzee Sanctuary

Apart from the sanctuary - Eco-lodges, hikes through the rain-forest, a community outreach program, bird spotting, yoga retreats and live Afro Jazz nights are just some of the activities Tacugama...
National Hero - Bai Bureh

Sierra Leone National Museum

Sierra Leone has a rich cultural history. Freetown in itself has plenty of historical sites that you can visit, such as the Cotton Tree, Wilberforce and the Sierra Leone National...
The Makeni Club house

Makeni – city of light and the Street Child Marathon

Sierra Leone is known by tourists for astonishing beaches, Freetown madness and tropical islands. But there is much more to Sierra Leone than just the coast; the provinces, also called...

How safe is Sierra Leone?

The most common response I get when I say I live in Sierra Leone is: “Sierra Leone? That must be intense, it is very dangerous, right?”. Wrong.
Bunce Heritage

Bunce Island – from sacred land to a colonial heritage site, a memorable experience

The experience of Bunce Island was one that stirred me deeply, and in this article I will share my experience of one of the most astonishing and humbling tours I...
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