Africa is the land of tourism, you would find Mother Nature’s most amazing wonders on landscapes, experience some rare cultural displays and festivals, forget civilization and blend perfectly with locals drinking palm wine and roasted fish and have that romantic trip you ever desire. The moment you step down in any African airport, the change of weather gives you that welcome you may never find elsewhere. We have highlighted some of the top travel destinations in Africa for you.
Masai Mara, Kenya
You can begin your travel from Kenya that has different safaris. The Masai Mara has the ‘Big Five’ for you to see, the spectacle of wildlife is unparalleled during the dry season. There is no place on planet earth where you would see the annual migrations of wildebeest like in this spot, from a hot air balloon, you would see over a million wildebeest making their movements. The Zebras also give you another migration movement too.
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe/Zambia
Victoria Falls is one natural haven to visit. The roaring from the fall and the spray is so magnificent from your look-out point that you may wonder if you are staying at the center of a torrential rainstorm. There is massive amount of sprat from this fall that can shoot over a thousand feet into the sky and the name of where this happens is called Mosi-oa-Tunya ; Smoke that thunders.
Pyramids of Giza, Egypt
The Pyramids of Giza is situated outside the city of Cairo and it has become one of the architectural wonders of mankind, it is the last of the Seven Wonders of the World, and has become the world’s oldest tourist attractions. It was built more than 5000 years ago. You can find three pyramids in Giza, the Pyramid of Kafhre, the Great Pyramid of Khufu (or Cheops), and the smaller Pyramid of Menkaura. These pyramids have tombs for different kinds and in front of these pyramids lay the Abu al-Hol in Arabic, Sphinx, or “Father of Terror”.
Djenne is one of the oldest cities in the Sub Saharan Africa, located on an island in the Niger River delta. This was one a natural hub for traders and has suddenly became a center of Islamic learning. This market square is dominated by a Grand Mosque. The market is still held and a lot of tourists are always coming here for their business transactions. You can come here during August/September.
Cape Town, South Africa
South Africa is not complete without Cape Town, this is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. It offers a lot of beaches that are impressive and beautiful, the Table Mountain that is at the center of the city, there are classic restaurants and great wines to taste. Attractions include the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, this where you can go for dining and shopping. The Robben Island was where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 18 years and it is a great spot to be, there are Cape Town’s Beaches to visit and The Winelands makes the whole difference.