Paramaribo, often called Par'bo, is the lively capital and only city of the sparsely inhabited country of . Home to about 240,000 people, or over half of the country's population, this laid-back gem lies 15 km from the Atlantic Ocean.

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The Cathedral-Basilica of Saint Peter and Paul also called Saint Peter and Paul Cathedral is a wooden Roman Catholic cathedral located in the centre of the capital city of Paramaribo, . is situated 2½ km east of Paramaribo. Photo: Davidsoe, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a fortress in Paramaribo, . is situated 3 km east of Paramaribo. Photo: Loek Tangel, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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Garden of Palms or Palmgardens is a palm tree landscape garden in Paramaribo, . is situated 3 km east of Paramaribo. Photo: -JvL-, CC BY 2.0.

is an airport serving general aviation in the city of Paramaribo, . is situated 2 km southwest of Paramaribo. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.


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