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Ghana Travel Guide

INTRODUCTION: Ghana was ruled by aboriginal ethnicities until the 1600s. It was not until then that Europeans came to this land for gold and slave trade. The Portuguese, the Danes, the Dutch and British had fights to win control over Ghana when the land finally fell in the hand of the British. It was in 1957 that after years of misery and being sidelined, Ghanaians gained independence from the British. Hence it became the first African country to gain independence. Owing to its topography, Ghan...

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Nigeria Travel Guide

INTRODUCTION: Nigeria is a West African country and the most populated country in the region. The country shares its borders with Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Benin while, to the south, Gulf of Guinea gives a large coastline to Nigeria. Nigeria is the largest oil producing state of Africa and the continent’s second largest economy. The country’s affluence has allowed it to have world class cosmopolitan centers, establish trade relations, develop tourist attractions and provide its vi...

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Accra Travel Guide

INTRODUCTION: Accra was developed by the aboriginal Ga people during the 17th century. Due to its location on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, Accra soon became an important port that was used for trade by the Portuguese. It became the capital of Ghana in 1877. It is now the largest city of Ghana along with being the capital and is one of the most developed cities of the African continent. Accra is the melting pot of many cultures. It is filled with grand colonial buildings of the British rei...

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Nairobi Travel Guide

INTRODUCTION: Nairobi is the largest, as well as the capital city of Kenya. It is the fastest growing city in the country and ranked amongst the most affluent in the African continent. Since many years it has one of the most popular tourist resorts of Africa and is visited by millions of tourists each year. Nairobi is a modernized African city housing all the modern amenities, developed infrastructures and world class hotels and restaurants. Currently, Nairobi is the most populous city of East A...

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Zimbabwe Travel Guide

INTRODUCTION: Zimbabwe is a beautiful and an important African country. It is filled with great attractions and is known to be one of the top tourist destinations. Tourists appreciate visiting Zimbabwe and are always impressed by its magnificent Victoria Falls on the Zambezi River. The falls are known to be a brilliant powerful sight and are the main Zimbabwean attraction. The areas around the falls are highly visited by adventure lovers from all over the world; activities such as white water ra...

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Egypt Travel Guide

INTRODUCTION: Egypt, officially known as the Arab Republic of Egypt, is located in North Easter Africa and is bordered with Jordan, Gaza Strip, Saudia Arabia, Israel, Sudan and Libya. It is one of the most popular African destinations because of its rich ancient history. Temples, mummies, hieroglyphs and the Pyramids, this is what tourists get while visiting Egypt. It’s the cultural blend of Islam and Coptic Christianity hence; a lot of mosques, Churches and monasteries are seen there. E...

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Bulawayo Travel Guide

INTRODUCTION Bulawayo is one of the most important cities of Zimbabwe. For a very long time, the city remained the capital of the Matabeleland province but has now been separated from it. Bulawayo is the second largest city of Zimbabwe after the capital, Harare. It is often regarded as the business capital of the country due to the concentration of much of Zimbabwe’s economic activity in the city. The tranquil city boasts a tranquil environment and is filled with thoroughfares that have be...

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Harare Travel Guide

INTRODUCTION: Harare is one of the important African cities and is a capital city of Zimbabwe. With the population up to 1.9 million in the city and 3 million in it metropolitan area; the city is happening and busy. The city of Harare was founded by Cecil Rhodes in 1890; actually founded by him and his companions. The former name of the city was Salisbury; today, the city is known as Harare. The capital city received its new name back in the 1982. Harare is located in the central northeastern p...

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South Africa Travel Guide

INTRODUCTION: South Africa is the southern most country of the African continent and it shares a large border with Indian Ocean as well as with Atlantic Ocean in the south. Lesotho is a small African country, totally surrounded by and situated in the eastern side of South Africa. Other countries that border South Africa are Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Swaziland Owing to the varied topography, South Africa is known for its distinctive landscapes. Apart from the scenic beauty, Sout...

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Cape Town Travel Guide

INTRODUCTION: Cape Town is the legislative capital of South Africa and home to the Houses of Parliament. After Johannesburg, it is the second largest city is the country by area and its population is the highest in the whole country. Cape Town is the capital city of Western Cape Province and the southern-most city of South Africa. The city is popular for its greenery, beaches and landscapes. It is served by Cape Town International Airport which is Africa’s third largest airport. Cape To...

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