Burundi is endowed with very flourishing craftsmanship, with unique delicate and attractive shapes.
Burundi has developed plastic arts only very recently. The visitor will be able to find Gitega and Bujumbura talented artist able to carve sceneries on wooden boards and paint landscapes with beautifully shaded bluish backgrounds.
The currency is the Burundian Franc BIF. As of 18th of july 2011, 1 USD = 1,227 BIF, 1 EUR = 1,736 BIF, and 1 GBP = 1,977 BIF.