• THE PALACE OF KINGS BELL – DOUALA
The Palace of the Kings Bell situated in Douala is a building constructed in 1905 by the Germans for King Auguste Manga Ndumbe (King Bell). The building is also known as La Pagode; this name comes from the French writer Louis-Ferdinand Céline, who remained in Douala in 1916-17, who calls it such in his famous novel Voyage au bout de la nuit (Journey to the End of the Night). Local fishermen’s village You will meet with the local fishermen coming back from fishing with live and freshish for sale and family consumption. The village is found about 10 minutes drive from the airport or from your hotel. You can ride a canoe across to a neighboring Islands where fishing is the main activity. It is something to do while in Douala.