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Oungblazo Destination Guide

Discover Oungblazo in Benin!

Oungblazo in the region of Benin (general) is a town located in Benin - some 62 mi (or 100 km) North-West of Porto-Novo, the country's capital.

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Local time in Oungblazo is now 01:39 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Porto-Novo" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Kumasi, Accra, Ibadan, Benin City, Sokodé or Abomey. When in this area, you might want to check out Zoume, Tohoueta, Tanve, Tanta, Sougoulo and Adjido as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

The Royal City Of Abomey Tdv95's photos ...

02:08 min ( December 05, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 368 - Rating: 5/5

Preview of Tdv95's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these videos:...

Backstage - photo session - West Africa

02:38 min ( July 08, 2012 by recTrue)
Views: 743 - Rating: 5/5

Togo - Tamberma Village; Koutammakou, the land of the Batammariba Benin - City of Abomey February 2012 Produced by Rectrue


Chant et danse Vaudou

02:34 min ( May 20, 2012 by Quentin Wallon-Leducq)
Views: 366 - Rating: 5/5

Changement de décor. Nous voici à Abomey, capitale historique du royaume du Dahomey. Sur ces terres, le vaudou n'est jamais loin, comme le montre ce chant pour Zangbeto, le gardien de la nuit

Vodoun Zangbeto Phenomenal Demonstration...

01:00 min ( March 14, 2012 by BlackLionJantah)
Views: 793 - Rating: 3.66667/5

Zangbeto...these non-human entities report to the God Tolegba, they are the Night Guardians, they have the power of metamorphosis and invisibility. They move with unbelievable speed and precision. hcm...


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Interesting facts about this location

Dekanmè

Dekanmè is a town and arrondissement in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Kpomassè. According to the population census conducted by the Institut National de la Statistique Benin on February 15, 2002, the arrondissement had a total population of 8,581.

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Located at 7.1, 1.93 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Arrondissements of Benin, Populated places in the Atlantique Department

Agbangnizoun

Agbangnizoun is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Zou Department of south-western Benin. The town lies 20 kilometres south-east of Abomey. The commune covers an area of 244 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 55,001 people.

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Located at 7.1, 1.93 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Arrondissements of Benin, Communes of Benin, Populated places in the Zou Department

Roman Catholic Diocese of Abomey

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Abomey is a diocese located in the city of Abomey in the Ecclesiastical province of Cotonou in Benin.

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Located at 7.1, 1.93 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Religious organizations established in 1963, Roman Catholic Ecclesiastical Province of Cotonou, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 20th century, Roman Catholic dioceses in Benin

Royal Palaces of Abomey

The Royal Palaces of Abomey are 12 palaces spread over a 40 hectares area at the heart of the Abomey town in Benin, formerly the capital of the West African Kingdom of Dahomey. The Kingdom was founded in 1625 by the Fon people who developed it into a powerful military and commercial empire, which dominated trade with European slave traders on the Slave Coast until the late 19th century, to whom they sold their prisoners of war. At its peak the palaces could accommodate for up to 8000 people.

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Located at 7.1, 1.93 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Benin, French West Africa, World Heritage Sites in Benin

Dahomey

Dahomey was an African kingdom in the present-day Republic of Benin which lasted from 1600 until 1900. Dahomey developed on the Abomey Plateau in the early 1600s and became a regional power in the 1700s by conquering key cities on the Atlantic coast.

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Located at 7.1, 1.93 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:1900 disestablishments, Dahomey, French West Africa, LGBT in Africa, LGBT in Benin, States and territories established in 1600, States of pre-colonial Africa