Amerindian Heritage Month

Amerindian Heritage Month

Amerindian Heritage Month is an annual observance that is held every September in Guyana in honor of Guyana’s indigenous peoples. Amerindian Heritage Month has its beginnings in Amerindian commemorations of 10 September 1957 – the day on which Stephen...
New Amsterdam, Guyana

New Amsterdam, Guyana

New Amsterdam has its origins in a village that grew up alongside Fort Nassau in the 1730s and 1740s. The first Nieuw Amsterdam, as it was called then, was situated about 90 km (56 mi) up the Berbice River on the right bank. Before the 1763 slave uprising it comprised...
Guyana’s Kaieteur Falls

Guyana’s Kaieteur Falls

Kaieteur Falls is the world’s largest single-drop waterfall by the volume of water flowing over it. Located on the Potaro River in the Kaieteur National Park, it sits in a section of the Amazon rainforest included in the Potaro-Siparuni region of Guyana. It is...
14 Places to visit in Guyana

14 Places to visit in Guyana

Hello everyone, we just want to share 14 places you should definitely visit while you are in Guyana. We hope you like our recommendations, below are a list of the 14 places we recommend. Click on the link to view the video https://youtu.be/1ej_4z-rV-s 1. Guyana museum...
National Monuments in Guyana

National Monuments in Guyana

Guyana a land of many races, because of the rich and diverse culture of our country we have many monuments that reflect our history. Monuments created to honor heroes and commemorate or celebrate historic events depict the national pride of our country. Please click...
Parliament Building, Guyana

Parliament Building, Guyana

Guyana’s Parliament Building, designed by Joseph Hadfield, was built on a foundation of greenheart logs. The foundation stone was laid in 1829 and, in April 1834, the structure, resemble stone blocks, was completed. Having been completed, the building was...