Guyana tourist guide

Guyana cuisine guide: what to eat, best places to visit + curry tour

History The cuisine of Guyana is the ethnic cuisine of the state of Guyana, located on the northeast coast of South America. Guyana’s cuisine mirrors both the ethnographic makeup of the nation and its history as a colony. Although Guyana is located on the South American continent, its cuisine is in many ways comparable to that of the Caribbean islands. Guyana’s cuisine includes ethnically diverse… Read More »Guyana cuisine guide: what to eat, best places to visit + curry tour

Cities of Guyana: what to visit

So many towns and cities and countryside are also found in this area. Here we focus on a few of Guyana’s greatest cities and their top visitor spots. List of Guyana cities to visit 1. Georgetown The capital and largest city of Guyana is Georgetown. It is economic center of the whole Guyana and a important input to the nation’s GDP. This largest town of… Read More »Cities of Guyana: what to visit

Georgetown Guyana full guide: what to do and what to see

At the point where the Demerara River flows into the Atlantic Ocean is the city of Georgetown. It is known as the metropolitan center of Guyana. The area is quite attractive because of the vast tropical forests that surround it. At the same time, the entire “green area” is filled with interesting “residents” – rare species of animals, and the sky is often seen flying… Read More »Georgetown Guyana full guide: what to do and what to see

Where to Stay in Guyana: best hotels in Guyana

Where to Stay in Guyana Guyana has quite a few hotels of various classes, resorts, guesthouses, and B&Bs (bad nad breakfasts) to choose from. Below is a list of just a few of them, which may help you navigate, or if necessary, contact them directly to clarify prices, conditions and reservations. Prices are different everywhere, I will give you average values: Deluxe Junior Suite –… Read More »Where to Stay in Guyana: best hotels in Guyana

How to get to Guyana and transport in Guyana: buses, taxi, ferries prices

Most tourists arrive to Guyana by plane. But you can also get here by ferry across the border of Suriname and Guyana. How to get to Guyana by air A passport that expires no sooner than 6 months from the date of travel is necessary. Return flight ticket required. Visas necessary for certain countries. No visa needed for citizens of Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany,… Read More »How to get to Guyana and transport in Guyana: buses, taxi, ferries prices

Guyana local life: customs, religion, natives, prices

Guyana’s culture is an intricate blend of the traditions of ethnic groups as diverse as Hindus, Indians, Africans, Europeans, and Southeast Asians. This remarkable “mix of peoples” has contributed to the emergence of a distinctive Guyanese nation, manifesting itself in original spicy cuisine, religion, unique traditions of folk music and oral art, colorful clothing, and even in the distinctive local accent. Locals in Guyana Even… Read More »Guyana local life: customs, religion, natives, prices

Tourist safery in Guyana: all you need to know about crime a maleria

Crime Safety situation in the country is fairly calm but controversial. Street crime and physical violence are quite common in Georgetown, so foreigners in the city should take extra precautions. It is advisable to observe the rules of basic safety – do not carry large sums of money and jewelry, do not show expensive photo and video equipment, do not leave things on curbs or… Read More »Tourist safery in Guyana: all you need to know about crime a maleria

What a tourist should know about visiting Guyana: location, visa, best time to visit

Guyana’s History Like many other countries in North and South America, Guyana has long been home to the Arawak and Carib Indian tribes. Little is known about events of such antiquity, but according to anthropologists, people appeared in this area more than thirty thousand years ago. Interestingly, the name of the country has deep roots from this very period. “It is not surprising that the… Read More »What a tourist should know about visiting Guyana: location, visa, best time to visit