Are you in search for a life changing vacation, well you have come to the right place. Are you a lover of culture and nature, the continent of Africa should be a good choice for you. This trip will change your thoughts of life. It will open you to the true beauty of mother nature. Truly a trip to another location is always a learning process, regardless of if this point is not acknowledged. 5 amazing places to go in Africa willblow your mind.
Traveling is a very educational activity and everyone of us should commit to implementing this aspect of life into our lifestyles. Travelling can make you see values that you may have been ignoring in life. it can also bring forth a passion of yours that will led to very rewarding careers.
Well after this short summary of the basic importance of travelling, shall we get to the business of the day.
5 Amazing locations that will blow your mind
Mozambique is a southern African nation whose long Indian Ocean coastline is dotted with popular beaches like Tofo, as well as offshore marine parks. Mozambique has a tropical to subtropical climate with a rainy season from November to April and a year-round average temperature of 28°C.
Mozambique is home to a wide range of wildlife like elephants, manatees, lions, aardvarks, rhinoceros, hippopotamuses, giraffes, snakes, buffalos, crocodiles, leopards, bush-babies, monkeys, cheetahs, panthers and hyenas! just to name a few.
This is a paradise for wildlife. If you are a nature lover believe me there will be enough here for your eyes to feast on.
Mozambique consist of plantations that grow cashew nuts, cotton, tea, sugarcane, corn, coconuts, fruits and potatoes; they are also involved in cattle rearing, poultry and fishing.
For all my adventurers, do not forget to visit a plantation to explore your knowledge of agriculture, it will be a wonderful activity for that beautiful weather.
Fun Fact : Mozambique is the only one-word country name to feature all 5 vowels cool right !
Tanzania is the largest country in East Africa, it includes the spice islands of Zanzibar, Pemba, and Mafia . It also contains Africa’s highest mountain named Mount Kilimanjaro which has specifications at 19,341 feets. For all my mountain challengers this is a good spot for you. Think you can conquer this mountain well go find out.
Either way it will be quiet a lovely experience. Tanzania is just a little bit more than twice the size of California.
Lake Manyara National Park in Tanzania, is the only place in the world where you will find tree-climbing lions.
A word of advice, do not forget to bring along your cameras.
The Selous Game Reserve is the largest unexploited animal reserve in the world. It has a large amount of biodiversity.
3. Cape Town
Summer in cape town starts from November to March. This should support your vacations plans a lot.
Cape town’s Castle of Good Hope is the oldest building in South Africa. It was built between 1666 and 1679 by the Dutch East India company.
The Cape Floral Kingdom is home to 7000 plants found nowhere else in the world.
Okay lets take a break to dedicate a special word to all my nature and plant lovers. When you decide to take this trip keep in mind that your trip is not complete until you pay a visit to the CAPE FLORAL KINGDOM you will be amazed.
The city of life was named the best place in the world to visit by the New York Times in 2014, impressed yet!
It was also the very first city outside of Europe to be appointed a Blue Flag status due to its high water quality, fantastic facilities, safety and cleanliness.
Johannesburg is also called “Egoli”
This means “The place of gold”
40% of the worlds gold is found in the greater Johannesburg area
This beautiful city has been rebuilt four times.
First, it was a tented camp
Later a town of tin shanties
then four-story Edwardian brick buildings
finally a modern city of skyscrapers as you see today.
Johannesburg is also known as the largest man made forest in the world with over 10 million trees.
Republic of Madagascar is the fourth largest island in the world, approximately (587,000 2 km).
The only larger islands are Borneo, Greenland and New Guinea.
Republic of Madagascar is home to an abundance of animals and plants found nowhere else on Earth.
6. Nairobi Kenya
Nairobi is a city full of contrasts. It is old enough to give you a feel of its past and multi-ethnic enough to enable you get an experience of Kenyan culture, yet it is also modern enough to get Internet access and most importantly the European feel.
Nairobi’s nightlife bustles with activity. You can enjoy a night out at one of the many Nairobi clubs, do karaoke, watch a movie or have dinner in a fancy restaurant.
Nairobi has the most number of malls in Kenya.
If you have a special place for shopping this is the dream vacation for you. enjoy both the traditional and modern phases of Nairobi.
Also try not to miss out on the wonderful variety of both traditional and modern cuisines in Nairobi.