When I visited the Presidential Palace it was still open for public. Beautiful, astonishing and fascinating is how I would describe it. To walk trhough the rooms, knowing that there is hundreds of years of history involved. It has a beautiful backyard and you can totally imagine how there were parties held, all those years before. Complete with lampoons and...
This stately building is well maintained, painted and attractive in a contemporary way; this is a juxtaposition to the other colonial buildings in the city which are beautiful, but very scruffy.
Certainly, the presidential paint pot is a welcome site, and the palace itself stands across from a lovely park; the grass is a touch threadbare, but this central focus...
This is Suriname's low-key, colonial-style, White House whose laid-back demeanour matches the vibe of the country over all. Definitely come and check out this place when you're visiting the town centre and pay a visit to Independence Square where this building is located.