Lome is the capital city of Togo, a nation in West Africa. Lome is home to beaches, but the currents are immensely strong. It is advised to exercise caution when visiting Lome, because violent and petty crime is fairly common. The Akodésséwa Fetish Market is known for selling “voodoo” items, making for one of the largest tourist attractions in the city.
Visa requirements for US citizens: A visa on arrival is available for up to seven days
Currency: West African CFA franc