|Capital||Porto-Novo||Languages||French, local languages|
|Population||10,45 mln||UTC offset||UTC+1|
|Surface||112,622 sq km||Currency||Communaute Financiere Africaine francs (XOF)|
Source: CIA World Factbook 
Personal travel impressions both in words and images from Benin. Clicking on the pictures enlarges them and enables you to send the picture as a free e-card or download it for personal use, for instance, on your weblog. Or click on the map above to visit more places in Africa.
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