Cotonou, important city in Benin


Liberty statue

Porto Novo is the capital of Benin but Cotonou has most of the embassies, industry, airport and the big harbour. The city stretches along the sea and Lake Nokoué.

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Cotonou is an important harbour in West-Africa

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Hindu Temple in Cotonou


Mosque in center of Cotonou

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Fisherman on the river

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Cathedral Notre Dame de Miséricorde

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Assemblage of Benin’s artist Dominique Kouas

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Conference Center
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Place d’Etoile Rouge

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Photos by: Cora Unk Photo


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