Conakry, capital of Guinea, is a popular tourist destination in West-Africa widely reputed for its strong music tradition and heritage. It is located on the island of Tumbo and connected to the Kaloum Peninsula by a 300m (984ft) long pier. This bustling port city is a mix of the good, the bad and the ugly. So on your first visit, you might be taken aback by the city’s chaotic nature, but as you immerse yourself into the city’s underbelly, Conakry opens up its adventurous side to you in a new dimension. From the popular restaurants and hangout joints to the ever bubbling nightlife, all the way to the cultural centres, museums and hiking expeditions, Conakry is one metropolitan city you can never have enough of.