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Golden Grove Village – East Bank Demerara – The Ashoka Tree

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The village of Golden Grove is located along the East Bank of Demerara right after Great Diamond – about 30 minutes’ drive from the capital city of Georgetown in Guyana, South America.

In this picture is the Ashoka rainforest tree of scientific name “saraca asoka” photographed along the Golden Grove Public Road. In Hinduism, the Ashoka Tree is a considered a sacred tree.

The photo above was taken by Patrick Carpen around June 2019.

Golden Grove – East Bank Demerara

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The beautiful village of Golden Grove is located along the East Bank of Demerara, Region 4, Guyana, South America. The main road sports a variety of businesses including clothing stores and supermarkets. Due to high volumes of traffic converging from the double – lane road in Diamond, the traffic is usually very congested in Golden Grove.

Note: There is also a Golden Grove along the East Coast of Demerara and several other places in Guyana.

Photo taken by Patrick Carpen around June 2019.

Golden Grove – East Bank Demerara

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Golden Grove is located along the East Bank of Demerara, right after Diamond when traveling from Georgetown. The village is located about 30 minutes drive from the capital city of Georgetown, Guyana, South America. As you can see in the photo above, the traffic along Golden Grove Public road, at the time of this writing (Nov 2019) is very congested. That is because traffic from the double-lane road in Diamond converge into this single-lane road in Golden Grove. Crossing the road in Golden Grove can be one hell of a challenge because of ongoing traffic. However, there are currently plans to create a bypass road connecting the East Coast to the East Bank in order to ease the flow of traffic along this section of the road.

Golden Grove also has a has a cluster of business places such as clothing stores, hardware stores and supermarkets along the Golden Grove Public Road. Golden Grove is known for the “Time Square Shopping Mall” which has landmark significance in giving directions around the area.

The photo above was taken by Patrick Carpen around April 2019.

Diamond Village – East Bank Demerara

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Diamond Village is located about 20 minutes from Georgetown when driving along the East Bank of Demerara, Guyana, South America. It consists of Little Diamond and Great Diamond. The village hosts a branch of Republic Bank, GBTI Bank and Demerara Bank side by side to each other. Diamond Village also consists of one of Guyana’s largest housing scheme – the Diamond Housing Scheme.

The photo above was taken by Patrick Carpen around May 2019.

Fresh Co Supermarket – Great Diamond – East Bank Demerara

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Fresh Co Supermarket located along Diamond Public Road, Great Diamond, East Bank Demerara, Guyana South America, is a popular shopping complex which serves customers from Diamond and beyond. The supermarket stocks a wide variety of products ranging from vegetables to cooking utensils. Fresh Co Supermarket is located right next to the Diamond Health Center and Opposite the GBTI Bank in Great Diamond. It is also located close to the overpass. The supermarket is so popular that it has landmark significance in giving directions around the area.

The photo above was taken by Patrick Carpen around March 2019.

Friendship Village – East Bank Demerara

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Friendship Village is located about halfway between Georgetown and Timheri on the East Bank of the Demerara River in Guyana, South America. Here is a section of the Friendship Public Road.

This photo was taken by Patrick Carpen around May 2019.

Bagotstown – East Bank Demerara

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This is the junction of the East Bank Demerara Public Road and the road which leads to the Demerara Harbor Bridge about 15 minutes drive from Georgetown in Region 4, Guyana, South America. In focus is the M&M snackette/restaurant which has grown from a small snackette a few years to a much bigger restaurant today.

This photo was taken around April 2019 by Patrick Carpen.

The Beautiful Demerara River

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This spectacular photo of the beautiful Demerara River was taken at Friendship Village, East Bank Demerara, Guyana, South America. Rising in the central rainforests of Guyana, the Demerara River flows north for about 346 kilometers until it empties into the Atlantic Ocean.

The photo above was taken around June 2019 by Patrick Carpen.

GBTI Bank – Diamond – East Bank Demerara

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This branch of the GBTI Bank is located in Diamond, East Bank Demerara, Guyana, South America. The GBTI bank is a locally owned and operated bank which offers a wide range of financial services to customers including Savings Accounts, Checking Accounts, Debit Cards, Credit Cards and loans.

Providence – East Bank Demerara

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Known for the famous Providence Stadium, the Princess Hotel and Casino and the Qualfon Customer Care Center, Providence is located about 10 minutes’ drive from the city of Georgetown on the East Bank of the Demerara River, Region 4, Guyana, South America.

The photo above was taken around June 2019 by Patrick Carpen.