Originally from the Kingdom of Dahomey, Voodoo is a religion base on elements harmony (air, land, water and fire).

An unusual museum in the Voodoo capital

Voodoo Day is the not-to-be-missed event each January 10th in Benin. More than a simple holiday, it is a genuine cultural festival which takes place in the city of Ouidah and spotlights folk dances, songs and of course, voodoo deities. The city of Ouidah today is recognized as the capital of Voodoo. Let me take you for a walk there, especially at the Kpasse sacred forest museum, you'll even get the chance to contemplate a reconstructed 3D ... Continue reading