Yaounde Vacations

Colorful markets, green rolling hills, busy streets, and an interesting collage of colonial, African, and immigrant influences characterize this lively city of about one and a half million. Founded by German ivory traders in 1888, the second largest city in the nation and former capital of French Cameroon retained its title as the country’s central ... Read more
city when colonial powers moved out in 1960. This government seat is also home to most foreign embassies and, therefore, an essential stop for those traveling through multiple countries and requiring onward visas for other destinations.
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I had the time of my life. Friendly people full of joy. The food was amazing. Try soya at Brique, or others foods you won’t regret it

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Lynn, Massachusetts, USA

This city is so beautiful it is unspeakable. I loved every moment spent here. Check it out when you get a chance.

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Well worth a visit. Nice markets, friendly people and visiting the Quartier Briqueterie for a 'Soya' or two is a must!

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great weather, greenery overdose and friendly crowd

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Fremantle, Australia
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