Explore one of the most dynamic urban environments in West Africa as you take in the bustling atmosphere and vibrant culture. Dubbed the Manhattan of Africa due to its big city charm, this emerging commercial district by the Ivory Coast is a must experience for all visitors.
Feel the buzz
If you are here during the day time on a weekday, you will find a buzzing business district. People are busy going about their daily lives. The area houses offices of many local and international companies, ministries, banks, and other businesses that serve the city. You will also find many eateries and restaurants catering to locals and tourists alike. The area has a different feel in the evenings and on weekends. It is now when you can look beyond the commercial district and its landmark buildings to find the parks dotting the area, such as the Tribunal Garden. Stop by the Boigny stadium to see the local athletes in action. If you are lucky, you may be able to catch a match of the Ivory Coast national football team.
In the area
You can also explore the tourist attractions of the city, St. Paul's Cathedral, Central Mosque, and the National Assembly, which are in the area.