• Officially » Republic of Somaliland
  • Capital » Hargeisa


  • Population » 3.5 million
  • Languages » Somali, Arabic, English
  • Religion » Islam
  • Currency » Somaliland shilling


  • Officially, it’s part of Somalia
    • Internally, officially the Republic of Somaliland
    • A self-declared state, internationally considered to be an autonomous region of Somalia.
  • They have their own government, own currency, and their own visa-system.
  • Somaliland is considered by many to be much safer that Somalia and other surrounding nations.
  • Visa is required for Somaliland
    • Can be obtained at the Somaliland consulate in Djibouti, and possibly other states




This page was last updated on 2021.06.27 by Robert Vinet