Guinea-Bissau Travel Guide · Guinea-Bissau Things to See & Do 

Guinea-Bissau Travel Guide

Quick Facts
Capital Bissau
Government Republic, multiparty since mid-1991
Currency Communaute Financiere Africaine franc (XOF)
Area total: 36,120 km2
water: 8,120 km2
land: 28,000 km2
Population 1,442,029 (July 2006 est.)
Language Portuguese (official), Crioulo, African languages
Religion Indigenous beliefs 50%, Muslim 45%, Christian 5%
Calling Code +245
Internet TLD .gw
Time Zone UTC

Guinea-Bissau, (website in French), is a former Portuguese colony bordered by Senegal to the north and Guinea to the south and east.

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