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Burkina Faso is found in West Africa and is a landlocked country. It used to be a French colony with over 15 million inhabitants. The country is also composed mainly of Moslems, hence the abundance of beautiful mosques all around the country. People often visit Burkina Faso to witness its beautiful culture and the lifestyle of the locals.
Visiting the Grand Mosque
Built in 1893, the Grande Mosquee is one of the most visited places in the country. It follows an ancient mud architectural style in its construction. Yet, the place is only open for Moslems. This mosque is very historical and is a reflection of the locals’ history, culture and beliefs.
A typical day at Burkina Faso
If you are interested with how the locals enjoy their day to day living, you can visit the Grande Marche. It is a typical African market where you can find almost everything that you have read in books about African products and dishes. You can also find vendors clothed in colorful traditional costumes while selling different items. If you are interested in buying traditional African costumes, tailors are also available in this place.
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