Senegal is a country on Africa’s west coast with a rich French colonial heritage and many natural attractions.
The capital city, Dakar, features the ancient Médina district and esteemed Musée Théodore Monod, displaying African art. Dakar is also known for its nightlife, centered on native mbalax music. Saint-Louis, formerly the capital of French West Africa, has an old town with colonial architecture.
Currency: West African CFA franc
The Country is officially called the Republic of Senegal