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BEAUTIFUL PLACES IN AFRICA FOR VACATIONS

Africa is the second largest continent among the seven continents in the globe. The continent is made up of 54 countries. Africa is one of the continents that has it all, from the vegetation to minerals to wildlife. The continent is blessed with beauty. There are some marvelous places in Africa where you can visit. Below is a list of some of these places.

  1. NAIROBI
  2. Nairobi is the capital city of Kenya. Nairobi is also known as the "Green city in the Sun". It is amazing and cannot be compared to any other city in the country. The city is naturally beautiful and will take your breath away. It has beautiful National parks and home to wildlife. The city has Nairobi National park which is a large game reserve for endangered black rhinos and home to zebras, lions and giraffes. Right next to it is a well-respected elephant orphanage operated by the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. Nairobi is mostly used as a jumping-off point for safari trips elsewhere in Kenya. Nairobi is one of the most amazing cities in the world if not the most amazing. It's a beautiful place you can visit if you are thinking about a trip to Africa.

  3. KIGALI
  4. Kigali is the capital city of Rwanda. It is roughly in the center of the country. It has ridges and valleys, numerous hills, classic restaurants and nightlife scene. It is one of the recent most-developed cities in the world. Kigali is the cleanest city in Africa. People in Kigali are passionate about keeping their city clean. When you walk on the streets of Kigali for hours and keep a close watch on every corners, it will be hard to find even a piece of garbage. If you are planning a trip to Africa, you can try the Rwanda Capital and your fun is guaranteed.

  5. CAIRO
  6. Cairo is the capital city of Egypt. It is the largest city in Egypt and one of the largest cities in Africa. It is set on the Nile River. Giza the city where the iconic pyramids and the Great Sphinx are located is near Cairo. Cairo is a place full of antiquities including royal mummies and King Tutankhamun artifacts covered with gold plates. Cairo is a place where people who loves history must visit at least once and it is one of the best place for a trip in Africa.

  7. ACCRA
  8. Accra is the capital city of Ghana. The west African country is one of the nicest place to be. The people are very hospitable and they make visitors feel at home. The city is very beautiful with luxurious hotels and restaurants at affordable prices. The city also has good beaches. The nightlife in the city is also amazing. One of the great things about the city is the beautiful art galleries which is cultural and has numerous artifacts to match your taste.

  9. PRETORIA
  10. Pretoria or Tshwane is one of the three capital cities in South Africa. It is the seat of the executive branch of government. All foreign embassies to South Africa is located in Pretoria. The population of people in Pretoria is about 741,651. The city is well-planned and its streets are lined up with jacaranda trees which makes it unique. Pretoria is one of the safest cities in South Africa. Crimes do not occur often and foreigners are unlikely to be attacked. The post-World war II boom is proved by skyscrapers around church square. If you are looking for a nice place to visit in South Africa, you can try Pretoria. A trip to this beautiful city is affordable too.

  11. JOHANNESBURG
  12. Johannesburg is the biggest city in South Africa and is the capital of the Gauteng Province. It is also known as the city of gold or 'eGoli' because in the 19th century it was a gold mining settlement. The Locals also shorten it to 'Joburg' or 'Jozi' which is now more popular. It's one of the nicest cities in Africa and it is worth visiting. The city has a lot of fun places you can visit like the Delta Park, The Goodman Gallery, Carlton Centre etc. There are some nice places you can visit with your family such as the Johannesburg Zoo and Montecasino Bird Gardens. The City has trendy neighborhoods like Melville and Maboneng Precinct if you want to explore 'Jozi' music, art, food, shopping etc. So If you are thinking of a trip to a nice city in South Africa, you can try Johannesburg.

  13. CASABLANCA
  14. Casablanca is located in western Morocco. It is a port city and a commercial hub fronting the Atlantic Ocean. The city has a Moorish style with a blend of European art deco due to its French colonial legacy. Standing partly over the water is the Hassan II mosque which was completed in 1993, and has a 210m minaret with lasers on top which is directed toward Mecca.

  15. ABUJA
  16. Abuja is the capital city of Nigeria. The city is the eighth most populous in the country. Abuja is dominated by Aso rock(a very large monolith). The city was largely built during the 1980s. Abuja is one of the nicest cities in Nigeria. If you are thinking about a trip to Africa, you can try Abuja and it is one of the affordable places to visit on the continent.

  17. PORT HARCOUT
  18. Port Harcourt is a city in the Rivers State (a state in Nigeria). It is the capital and largest city of Rivers state. It is the fifth-largest city in Nigeria and it lies along the Bonny River located in the Niger Delta. Port Harcourt is a nice city and you can try to visit there for holidays.

  19. WINDHOEK
  20. Windhoek is the capital and largest city of Namibia (a country in southwest Africa). It is located in country's central highlands. Namibia is the country with the smallest population on the African continent. Windhoek is one of the beautiful and cleanest cities in Africa.

  21. GIZA
  22. Giza is a city in Egypt, the place where civilization started. It is on the west bank of the river Nile and it is very Near to Cairo. Giza is the location for the most impressive ancient monuments in the world. It includes ancient Egyptian royal mortuary and sacred structures. The Giza Plateau is the home to the iconic Egyptian monuments which are the 3 tall pyramids built as a royal mausoleum in the 26th century B.C. The Largest pyramid (Great Pyramid) is King Khufu's tomb. The Great Sphinx is a sculpture of a man's head on a lion's body. The Solar Boat Museum is a cedar barge near the Great pyramid. So if you are a fan of history and looking for a trip to Africa you can try Giza.


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