About Bujumbura

Bujumbura is the capital of Burundi. The city is located on the shores of Lake Tanganyika, about one day's drive north of Ujiji, Tanzania (Kigoma) where Stanley and Livingston met and where Stanley spoke the famous words "Dr. Livingstone I presume?"

With a Cultural Centre. There are excellent caf├ęs and restaurants throughout the city. There is also a colorful market, the best in the country.

The Department of State continues to warn U.S. citizens to defer travel to Burundi Burundi and the surrounding Great Lakes region. However, many expatriates are returning to Burundi since peace has returned, and . Please do read all travel warnings, but understand that many of these are out of date or extremely cautious. Burundi is a beautiful country and the people are very friendly.

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