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Taiba Destination Guide

Explore Taiba in Gambia.

Taiba in the region of North Bank with it's 114 inhabitants is a place in Gambia - some 71 mi (or 113 km) East of Banjul, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Taiba

Current time in Taiba is now 11:34 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Banjul" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Ziguinchor, Saint-Louis, Kolda, Kaolack, Dakar or Banjul. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Medina-Sabak, Yallal Ba, Tamba Koto, Njenghen Njie Kunda, Ngaien Beretto and Dipa Kunda Wollof. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

24°C / 75 °F Broken clouds
Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 88%
Air Pressure 1020.1 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Monday, 20th of August 2018
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 25°C (77 °F)
Night: 30°C (86 °F)
Tuesday, 21st of August 2018
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.
Broken clouds Day: 26°C (78 °F)
Night: 31°C (88 °F)
Wednesday, 22nd of August 2018
Moderate rain, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 28°C (83 °F)

Videos

Samba Lives In Africa Theme Song Video 1...

07:56 min ( July 12, 2011 by Joel Samuel)
Views: 1,810 - Rating: 5/5

A Documentary Theme Song Video Featuring The Travels With A West African Boy produced entirely by Joel Samuel 1998

Trailer Senegal Tour

03:05 min ( December 18, 2009 by saihernan)
Views: 6,623 - Rating: 5/5

A global road-movie documentary series. PowerCultures, chapter Senegal (ex 13 world tour series). The upcoming tv-internet project from KaboPro, audiovisual productions


Jola boys at Brufut singing while tillin...

03:03 min ( June 27, 2009 by heleddytywysoges)
Views: 1,513 - Rating: 5/5

They had been out working since early morning. I was really struck by their harmonies. These are traditional Jola songs. For subtitles/ translations please try www.youtube.com

Playing football in The Gambia (3)

03:17 min ( March 07, 2011 by EIDEP)
Views: 216 - Rating: 3/5

Last video of our school group playing a game of soccer against some locals in Soma, a village in middle-Gambia, Africa


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Interesting facts about this location

Farafenni

Farafenni is a town in the Gambia, lying on the Trans-Gambia Highway in the North Bank Division, just south of the border with Senegal. It is an important market town. The population of Farafenni is around 30,000 and the main local language is Wolof, although Mandinka, Fula and other languages are also fairly common.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.55, -15.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:North Bank Division, Populated places in the Gambia, The Gambia – Senegal border crossings

Mansa Konko

Mansa Konko is a town in the Gambia, lying north of Soma. Formerly the home of an important chief. Mansa Konko translates as "the hill of kings" in Mandinka. It was later an administrative centre under the British, from which time some buildings survive.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.55, -15.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Lower River Division, Populated places in the Gambia

Soma, Gambia

Soma is a town in the Gambia, lying south of the River Gambia. It is an important crossroads, where the main east-west road in the country crosses the Trans-Gambia Highway.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.55, -15.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Gambia

Senegambian stone circles

The Senegambian stone circles lie in Gambia north of Janjanbureh and in central Senegal. Coordinates: 13° 41 N – 15° 31 W. Approximate area: 15,000 square miles (39,000 km²). They are sometimes divided into the Wassu (Gambian) and Sine-Saloum (Senegalese) circles, but this is purely a national division. The stones were erected around the eighth century on top of earlier graves.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.55, -15.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:African archaeology, Archaeological sites in Senegal, Archaeological sites in the Gambia, History of Senegal, History of the Gambia, Janjanbureh, Gambia, Prehistoric Africa, Serer history, Stone circles, World Heritage Sites in Senegal, World Heritage Sites in the Gambia

Lower River Division

Lower River is one of the five administrative divisions of the Gambia. Its capital is Mansa Konko.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.55, -15.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Divisions of the Gambia, Lower River Division

Quote of the moment

Our battered suitcases were piled on the sidewalk again; we had longer ways to go. But no matter, the road is life.

Jack Kerouac