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My Senegal Mouhamed Faouzou by DEME, Expert Consultant in tourism

Mouhamed Faouzou DEME, President of the National Observatory for the Senegal Tourism Development (ONDTS)

my Senegal

25 years. This makes him a talent, a creator of opportunities, an advisor who brings solutions and innovations.
Mouhamed Faouzou Dème is an expert in hotel management and tourism management, specialist in e-tourism issues. Former Special Advisor of the Cabinets of several Ministers of Tourism and the General Manager of the agency of promotion 11 years cumulated. A graduate in tourism, hospitality, air transport and airport management, he is very active 14 years in the national and international private sector of tourism. Member of the National Tourism Council, lecturer in the academic space, President of the National Observatory for the Development of Tourism, Special Advisor to the President of the UEMOA African Tourist Board. He is the author of a book by 312 pages "Lighting on Senegalese tourism: Périples et vicpéditions" to be published by Editions le Nègre International. Mouhamed Faouzou Dème shares here his passion for Senegal in order to make others discover all the richness of this destination.


In which hotel or type of accommodation in Senegal would you spend your holidays?

It depends on my type of stay, but I like the campsites and motel styles away from town in a lambda. The aparthotels and residences are also good. These receptives respond to an expatriation and a formula that allows to share and to be in reality in contact with people and not in the virtual.

What should we not miss when we come to Senegal?

The desert of Loumpoul, the falls of Dindifélo, the national park of the birds of Djoudj, the pink lake, the national park of Niokolo Koba.

Two places to discover?

Everything depends on our interests but Casamance and Tambacounda are wonderful areas. They are mythical and unique.

A book to recommend?

The Tales of Amadou and Coumba. They refer us to Senegalese culture and customs.

Your favorite dishes?

I love grilled chicken yassa, or grilled fish yassa.

In what kinds of restaurants would you eat?

Villagers restaurants and African restaurants. They are closer to the exoticism and culture.

A drink to recommend?

I recommend the hibiscus juice.

Senegalese artists to listen to?

Baba Maal and Waziz Diop. These two artists translate ambient sounds that mix several sounds drawing from our traditions.

Your favorite clothes?

I like the tradi-modern clothes and I am very particularly seduced by the new cut of our kaftan. It looks nice.

Your favorite beach?

The beach of Ngor which is the reflection of the Senegalese society in all these colors and practices.

Which heritage buildings do you prefer most in Senegal?

The house of Baron de Podor, and the station of Dakar. These buildings refer me to the history of my country.

A gift to offer?

A table under glass or fine sand. It shows the creativity and audacity of young Senegalese artists.

Your favorite Senegalese expression?

Sante Yalla (a Wolof expression which means Praise to God)

What would you advise a tourist who comes to discover Senegal?

Openness and Patience. Taking time to listen and observe is a unique experience.

Senegal in one sentence?

It is a lucky country.

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Why I Love Senegal

Experience the Saloum delta forest of the ocean (WEO)

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PARTICIPANT MOTIVATION

- Search for natural, cultural and historical authenticity
- Meet people
- Relaxation and rest in a natural setting
- To discover, to know and to acquire a positive experience
- Contributing to the preservation of the natural and cultural heritage

HIGHLIGHTS OF TRAVEL

- Biosphere Reserve (1981)
- Wetlands of International Importance (1984 Ramsar Site)
- The Delta of Saloum and its vestiges of more than two millennia of human occupation are inscribed on the list of World Heritage of Unesco (2011)
- Allowed in the Club of the Most Beautiful Bays of the World (2005)
- The Community Nature Reserve
- Variety and diversity of ecosystems and areas of observation: savannah and aquatic environment
- The fabulous mangrove ecosystem
- Forests of baobabs
- Easy access to observation areas
- Abundant and easy to see aquatic and terrestrial fauna
- One of the biggest ornithological sites in Africa
- The Biosphere Reserve is home to the Saloum Delta National Park
- Ecological trail in Bamboung
- Calm, insulation and natural beauty of the site
- Possibility of seaside activity (bathing supervised)
- Free ride in canoe kayak in the bolongs
- It benefits greatly from the sun and sea air
- Hiking without difficulty
- Location of accommodation in the middle of nature (Keur Bamboung) on ​​the banks of the bolong allowing easy access to the observation areas
- Meetings and exchanges with local populations
- Indigenous populations in hospitals
- Discover local products: restoration, crafts
- Discover traditional socio-economic activities such as fishing, gathering etc.
- Discover traditional local architecture
- Historic, Religious and Sacred Sites
- Discovery of archaeological sites (clumps of shells)
- dynamic and informative guides

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Dakar, cosmopolitan and historic city

Dakar, capital of Senegal and former capital of French West Africa, is built on a magnificent site, the Cape Verde peninsula, backed by the Atlantic Ocean and bounded by two headlands: the North, the Almadies with east beaches Ngor, Yoff and Cambérène. Its location at the western end of Africa has encouraged the first settlers, and trade with the New World, and gives it a unique position at the intersection of African and European cultures. A beauty legacy infrastructure of the colonial era - the harbor, the railway station, town hall, the Kermel market, the Chamber of Commerce, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Presidential Palace, the National Assembly, the museum Théodore Monod African art in Dakar, the Cathedral of African Remembrance, the famous Sandaga market in neo-Sudanese architecture - were added newer buildings and attraction sites such as the great mosque, the Gate of the Third Millennium and craft village Soumbédioune. the Magdalen Islands, the two hills Udders, the mysterious island of Teunguène are among other attractions to discover Dakar.


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Casamance, a green Africa

A green Africa postcards with orchards, deep forests and vast beaches, Casamance region is a very special Senegal. Dense forests, beaches lined with coconut trees Cape Skirring in Abene, its islands, mangrove and mangrove forests, its mysterious villages and rice fields are as many prestigious hotel chains have settled. The people of Casamance have managed to preserve their originality and traditions.


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La Petite Cote, a beach area

With its villages built on piles of shells and beaches, the Small Coast is the tourist region of the country. It covers almost 70 km southeast of Dakar, between Rufisque and Joal Fadiouth. A still calm sea, protected by the Cape Verde peninsula that attenuates the effects of sea breezes, a succession of beaches interspersed with picturesque fishing villages but also baobab forests, an ever-present sun, this is the table that offer visitors the vision Mbodiène villages, Joal-Fadiouth, Joal Finio Pointe Sarene Yenne, Toubab Diallaw, Ndayane, Popenguine, Somone, etc.


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The Senegal-Oriental, the imagination of Africa

Real end of the world, the region of Eastern Senegal is certainly the richest in surprises and scenery of Senegal. It's a little urbanized region, Africa such as one can dream. This is the only hilly area of ​​the country with its stunning scenery, beautiful wildlife and ethnic traditions still well anchored.


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The Sine-Saloum, between land and sea

Ramsar site in 1984 for the importance of its wetlands, World Heritage in 2011 and the title of Biosphere Reserve by Unesco in 1980, 2005 also admitted in the Club of the Most Beautiful Bays of the World , the Saloum delta is one of the most beautiful natural areas of Senegal. It is a vast territory between land and sea, where hundreds of islands and islets covered with small savannas, mangroves or mangrove, is one of the richest ecosystems in Africa. We meet many mammals and many species of birds. Marine life is also abundant.


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Saint-Louis and its parks, a heritage region

In addition to a society whose lifestyles and conviviality are so unique, Saint-Louis is a treasure trove of infrastructures and buildings, witnesses to the glorious history of this former capital of French West Africa. Located on an island in the delta of the Senegal River, the city of Saint-Louis or the majestic "African Venice" is classified in the world heritage list by Unesco. Its natural parks, its charming beaches and its famous fishing district of Guet-Ndar also make the destination Saint-Louis a great attraction of Senegal.


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- To discover, to know and to acquire a positive experience
- Contributing to the preservation of the natural and cultural heritage

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- Biosphere Reserve (1981)
- Wetlands of International Importance (1984 Ramsar Site)
- The Delta of Saloum and its vestiges of more than two millennia of human occupation are inscribed on the list of World Heritage of Unesco (2011)
- Allowed in the Club of the Most Beautiful Bays of the World (2005)
- A beautiful landscape of savannah, mangroves, roniers and baobabs
- Close observation of birds and the fabulous mangrove ecosystem
- Calm, insulation and natural beauty of the site
- Between sea and land, an environment of great ecological wealth
- Location of accommodation in the middle of nature on the banks of the bolong
- Possibility of seaside activity (bathing supervised)
- Free ride in canoe kayak in the bolongs
- It benefits greatly from the sun and sea air
- Hiking without difficulty
- Traditional African Villages, Authentic Cultures
- The African bush
- Colorful and eventful market
- Discover traditional local architecture
- Welcoming and Welcoming Indigenous Peoples
- Ethnic diversity
- Meetings and exchanges with local populations
- Cultural event: Yippi dance
- Mysticism and local belief
- Historic, Religious and Sacred Sites
- Discovery of the traditional daily and socio-economic activities of the populations
- Discover local products: restoration, crafts
- dynamic and informative guides

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Live between mangroves, villages, sacred places and fine sand

PARTICIPANT MOTIVATION

- Search for natural and cultural authenticity
- Meet people
- Relaxation and rest in a natural setting
- To discover, to know and to acquire a positive experience
- Contributing to the preservation of the natural and cultural heritage

HIGHLIGHTS OF TRAVEL

- Biosphere Reserve (1981)
- Wetlands of International Importance (1984 Ramsar Site)
- The Delta of Saloum and its vestiges of more than two millennia of human occupation are inscribed on the list of World Heritage of Unesco (2011)
- Allowed in the Club of the Most Beautiful Bays of the World (2005)
- Sangomar Marine Protected Area (2014)
- A beautiful landscape of savannah, mangroves, palm trees, coconut palms and baobabs
- Close observation of birds and the fabulous mangrove ecosystem
- Calm, insulation and natural beauty of the site
- Between sea and land, an environment of great ecological wealth
- Location of accommodation in the middle of nature, in front of the sea
- Possibility of seaside activity (bathing supervised)
- Rowing canoe trip in the bolongs
- It benefits greatly from the sun and sea air
- Hiking without difficulty
- Traditional African Villages, Authentic Cultures
- The African bush
- Colorful and eventful market
- Discover traditional local architecture
- Welcoming and Welcoming Indigenous Peoples
- Ethnic diversity
- Meetings and exchanges with local populations
- Mysticism and local belief
- Historic, Religious and Sacred Sites
- Discovery of the traditional daily and socio-economic activities of the populations
- Discover local products: restoration, crafts
- dynamic and informative guides

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Live between mangroves, villages, sacred places and fine sand (WEO / DEVIS)

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