cosmopolitan area ,but has a lot of building going on around the region ,not really suitable for children more geared to adults.
Nice marina with pavement cafes and bars ,some designer shops and some tourist shops.Very few discos or night clubs
Down town area called Tama Henna plenty of cafes restuarnts covering most types of food ,internet cafe ,pharmacy,photography shops,local craft shops,and european supermarkets for those self catering in apartments or villas
Some good standard hotels in region,mixed nationalities visiting, none particulary dominant.
Lagoons and beach front dotted throughout the region mainly safe swimming,
Kite surfing popular in windy region behind marina
Good place to acess other regions for trips and historical culture but none locally.
Friendly people ,no hassle , good cost of living and value for the pound.