Libreville is Gabon’s largest city and also doubles as its capital. With a population of nearly 1 million, Libreville boasts of a promenade down its beautiful coastal boulevard, bustling markets, amazing road networks and other amazing infrastructure that testifies to the city’s oil wealth.
Being a port city, Libreville’s pristine beaches, coupled with its rich cultural heritage, has positioned the city as a favourite haven for tourist getaways and vacation. However, if you are taking stock of Africa’s most expensive cities, you can’t afford to leave out Libreville, nevertheless, transportation and accommodation is affordable. The city also has an amazing nightlife, with glitzy clubs and lively bars in selected locations in town. Overall, Libreville is a place to be and its uniqueness as a prime urban destination sets it apart from its west central African ‘peers’.