A country located in West Africa, the Republic of Benin is a famous tourist destination. It is bordered by Burkina Faso and Niger in the North. Most of the people in Benin live on the Bight of Benin, which is a small Southern Coastline. The capital of this country is Porto Novo, but the government functions from Cotonou. This city generates the maximum revenue in the country. It is spread over an area of 115000 sq km. Agriculture being the primary source of income in this country; a sunny climate is endlessly experienced by this country. There are number of places to see in Benin like Musee de la Foundation Zinsou, Porte du non retour and Parc National de le Pandjari among others. The Benin beaches are located along the coast line of the Atlantic Ocean. Grand Popo Beach is one the best beaches in Benin to include some. Beaches in Benin offer soft sand and relaxing climate to the tourists.
THINGS TO DO THERE:
You can simply take a cab to Grand Popo. There are flights too. The traffic in this city is very less. It is recommended to walk rather than hire the vehicle to enjoy the sites that the city offers in a proper way. Pope Grand Beach is a beautiful one. You such sun bake yourself while chatting with your friends or enjoy safe water sports there. You must surely enjoy a ride on a motor boat while you are there on the beach. It is fun.
It is recommended to take help from the hotel in which you are staying and hire a guide to visit all the tourist locations nearby. You must shop from the local shops to carry with you souvenirs from this place.