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Djibouti, Djibouti - Overview: A Mind Blogging City

Djibouti is a marvelous city and capital of country Djibouti, which is a francophone nation. This is one of the major cities of Djibouti, consisting of almost all the population of country, which comes around 617,000. The French and Arabic are the widely spoken languages in the city. You can easily observe a strong French influence on the entire culture of the city.

The beautiful beaches and a grand market are some of the destinations that you can’t neglect to visit.


The city is placed over peninsula and divides the Gulf of Tadjoura and the Gulf of Aden. You can find out Red sea coast and many islands that are very close to this cosmopolitan city.


The climate of Djibouti is very scorching especially in summers. However, from October to April, the temperature is much cooler and it rains almost regularly.


The economy of Djibouti is based on Nomadic pastoralism and small fishing industry. The economy of the city is actually underdeveloped and largely depends upon foreign aid. Date palms are also grown here. The importation products include petroleum and transport equipments. The main trading transactions of Djibouti are done with France, Japan, Ethiopia and Saudi Arabia.


Djibouti-Ambouli International Airport is the airport from where you can take flights for London, Paris, Egypt, Madagascar and many more countries. Again, you can opt for train route as Djibouti–Ethiopian Railway manages regular trains. It is not advisable to travel by road, as the condition of the roads is poor.


· Djibouti Palace Kempinski

This brilliant hotel, with 177 rooms, is perfect for those, who are visiting the city for the first time. It is located at a very little distance from airport and near from the breathtaking beaches of the city. The well-groomed smiling staff would welcome you and the services rendered by the hotel would completely relax you.

· Hotel La Siesta

This 5-star hotel offers top class services in affordable prices. When it comes to cleanliness and sanitation, the hotel is considered as the best hotel in the whole city.

· Sheraton Djibouti Hotel

This 6-storeyed hotel is recommended for families with children. It has a business centre, bar, casino and a large swimming pool. The hotel offers great amenities 24 hours. Till now, you must have acknowledged with all the very useful information about Djibouti. So pack your bags to Djibouti to enjoy one of the best trips of your life.
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