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With beautiful beaches, vibrant markets, and stunning landscapes, Togo offers visitors an unique blend of traditional African culture and modern amenities.
The German protectorate of Togoland was established in 1884.
During the first month of World War I (August 1914), French and British forces invaded the region and forced the Germans to surrender the territory.
In 1920 Lome and the entire coastline, comprising the eastern two-thirds of the pre-1914 German colony, were assigned to France as French Togo.
The smaller, western section was administered by Britain as part of the Gold Coast.
French Togoland achieved independence on April 27, 1960, as Togo.
The capital of Togo is situated on the Gulf of Guinea, near the border with Ghana.
Lome grew after 1897 as the capital of German Togoland.
A period of Anglo-French control (1914-1922) and to French control (1922-1960), before becoming the capital of independent Togo in 1960. Population (1985 estimate) 400,000.
Napoleon Lagune: 01 Rue 20, Lome, Togo.
The hotel has cosy rooms and a year-round outdoor pool and views of the lake.
Guests who stayed at the Napoleon Lagune liked the stunning views, comfortable beds and level of service provided by staff.
Travel Around Togo
Language of Togo
The official language of Togo is French, while Ewe and Kabre are the main African languages used.
News and articles about Togo; in French.
Togo Maps and Travel Guides
Weather in Africa:
Local weather forecasts for destinations around Africa.
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