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Erin's Catalogue of Costs in Cameroon

CFAs are Communaute Financiere Africaine francs. Exchange rate was about 683 CFAs to $1.

Trip to Limbe Botanical Gardens for four = 4000 CFAs/ $5.80
Meal for 4 at the Hot Spot = 12,300 CFAs/ about $18
Giant beer (1 liter) = 400 CFAs/ $.58
Skirt made by tailor = $4.40 per skirt (7000 CFA for fabric, 2000 for labor, for 3)
Suite for 1 night at Atlantic Beach Hotel = 50,000 CFAs/ $73.50
Room for 1 night at Akwa Palace = 25,000 CFAs/ $36.76
Entree at Dauphin = 5000 CFAs/ $7.35  ($1.83 per person)
Taxi ride in Douala =  150 CFAs/$.22 day, 200 CFAs/$.29 night
Fourteen days in Cameroon with your badass family = priceless

 

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