Republic of Suriname


Country profile:

Location: South America.
Borders: French Guiana, Guyana, Brazil.
Capital: Paramaribo.
Area: 163,821 km2.
Population: 585,824.
Currency: Surinamese Dollar SRD.
Independence from The Netherlands: year 1971.

Travel articles about Suriname

Country Travel Guides

Backpacking Travel Guide to Cross Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana
Country guides South America

Backpacking travel guide to cross Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana

The north-eastern region of South America is commonly called as “The Guianas”. The name Guiana means “land of many waters” and comes from local Amerindian languages. There are 3 main Guianas: Guyana (British Guiana) Suriname (Dutch Guiana) French Guiana There are 2 extra Guianas: Brazilian Amapá State (Portuguese Guiana) Venezuelan Guayana Region (Spanish Guiana) Georgetown […]

Meaning of the Flags of South America
Geography South America

Meaning of the flags of South America

Flags of South America – National Flags The flags represent the national identity of each country. Each color has a meaning in the history of nations. South American flags vary on color and meaning. On this page, I list all flags of South America and their colors. Copyright: I own the copyright usage of these […]

South America Travel Guide
South America

Inspiring places to visit in South America – Travel guide

South America Travel Guide “South America is an amazing continent to visit. It has a total of 13 countries with a total population of 385 million. The most spoken languages in South America are Portuguese, Spanish, English, Dutch, and French. “ My Top South America 4th century BC Chankillo astronomical observatory, Peru Galapagos Islands, Ecuador […]