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Ultimate Guide to a Cotonou Getaway - Where to stay, what to eat, & What to Do - Finding Nkem
Cotonou is a beautiful town in Benin Republic and the economic center of this West African country. Its neighbors with Nigeria and so makes for a great weekend gateway from the hustle and bustle of Lagos. Cotonou has it’s hustle and bustle places too, but overall it’s a lot more laid back – and plus you can get plenty of beautiful beach getaways right in the city. So if you are planning a weekend trip, or longer, to Cotonou or just want to know a little bit more about this beautiful coastal city, read on! Where to Stay in Cotonou I much prefer Airbnb when I’m going to be at a place for 3 or more days. I like to feel at home and do my own cooking and usually ends up being cheaper. There are a number of AMAZING Airbnb options right in the heart of town, but the ones that met ALL the specs we were looking for was this listing. The host was super great and his girlfriend let us borrow things in their kitchen (spices, garlic, oil…things you might not want to buy for just a week stay). The neighborhood we stayed in was Fidjrosse …