Libreville is a city of approx. 1 million located in the western region of Gabon on the atlantic ocean. It contains the deepwater port of Owendo, adn the Komo river runs through the city to the ocean. Libreville is the capital of Gabon and contains the Embassies of nations that choose to maintain them. Libreville is also the location of the countries only international airport, which is located approx. 1okm north of the city. Libreville has long stretches of beach frequented by tourists during the season, as well as many hotels and restaurants.