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Crowded place and not safe place for the foreigners

PK 0 is nothing but the centre point of Bangui. During day time, the place is over crowded by the... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
Nusayb
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Important landmark

again, as there are not that many landmarks to see in the city of Bangui, Place de la République is... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2017
548michaelc
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Oct 3, 2018
“Crowded place and not safe place for the foreigners ”
Apr 24, 2017
“Important landmark”
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Lying at the very heart of Bangui, the Place de la République and its large white arch were built as a monument to Jean-Bedel Bokassa, the corrupt dictator who was overthrown in 1979.
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Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

PK 0 is nothing but the centre point of Bangui. During day time, the place is over crowded by the locals, sometimes locals snatch, pickpockets and also take away valuable items from your vehicles.One of my colleagues wallet, laptop and passport were stolen from his...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Nusayb
Reviewed April 24, 2017

again, as there are not that many landmarks to see in the city of Bangui, Place de la République is the one to see.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank 548michaelc
Reviewed April 16, 2017

As many landmarks in this town, it was probably once an important part of "Bangui la Coquette". Now it is only reflecting the poor state of this country and the city. Handy to find your way back home when there is a power cut in...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed February 23, 2017

The Place de la Republique is nothing but a cemented arch of a typical land mark particularly foreigners to identify PK0, which is the 0 point of city centre that leads ways to PK 1, 2, 3, etc. This place is heavily crowded many times...More

Date of experience: March 2016
3  Thank Anumen74
Reviewed November 30, 2016

To go to the river, or to do shops, you will probably going to pass there. It's a huge round about and a remarkable place in Bangui.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Ale_Shoji
Reviewed September 25, 2016

Nothing fancy in this arch. It is at the roundabout 0 of the city centre. Close to the arch, there is a wine shop, open at night too, a bank and an Orange shop.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Francesca A
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