Suriname is a small republic on the northeast coast of South America. It prides itself on its thoroughly multi-ethnic culture, a colourful blend of indigenous Indian traditions and those of its former Dutch colonisers and the African, Javanese and Hindustan workers they once brought with them.
Popular destinations: Paramaribo
, Surinamese Rainforest
and East Coast
Paramaribo, often called Par'bo, is the lively capital and only city of the sparsely inhabited country of Suriname.
The Surinamese Rainforest region comprises Suriname's three inland administrative districts: Brokopondo, Para and Sipaliwini.
The East Coast region of Suriname comprises four districts: Commewijne, Marowijne, Paramaribo and Wanica.
The West Coast region of Suriname comprises the three coastal districts between Paramaribo and the western border with Guyana: Coronie, Nickerie and Saramacca.
Popular Destinations in South America