Africa

Exploring Tourism in African Countries

Tourism in Dodoma

Dodoma is the capital of Tanzania. In 1973, Dodoma was designated as the new political capital of Tanzania. There are many minibuses (dala dala)…

Tourism in Nouakchott

Nouakchott is the capital of Mauritania. The intriguing city is short on traditional tourist attractions but has a laid-back, friendly atmosphere. Visitors can spend…

Tourism in Niamey

Niamey is the capital of Niger. Niamey lies on the lush shores of the Niger River. The capital is refreshing, and visitors can immerse…

Tourism in Dakar

Dakar is the capital of Senegal. Dakar is brimming with life, from its exuberant markets to its bustling streets and festive cultural scene. The…

Tourism in Jamestown

Jamestown is the capital of Saint Helena. The city is located on St. Helena Island in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, about halfway…

Tourism in Lome

Lomé is the capital of Togo. Once known as the Paris of West Africa, Lomé is one of the continent’s most charming cities. Attractive…

Tourism in Freetown

Freetown is the capital of Sierra Leone. For many visitors, Freetown feels more welcoming than other large cities in West Africa, perhaps due to…

Tourism in Khartoum

Khartoum is the capital of Sudan. One of Central Africa’s most modern cities, built where the Blue and White Niles join, the city boasts…

Tourism in Yamoussoukro

Yamoussoukro is the capital of Cote d’Ivoire. The capital of Cote d’Ivoire is a sprawling grid of paved streets, but few buildings line them….

Tourism in Praia

Praia is the capital of Cape Verde. Praia is the busiest city in Cape Verde and has been its capital since 1770. Located on…

Tourism in Bamako

Bamako is the capital of Mali. The Bamako is always buzzing with activity and there are plenty of reasons to love this city. Colorful…

Tourism in Sao Tome

Sao Tome town is the capital of Sao Tome and Principe. The paradisiacal town has a big personality. Surrounded by palm-fringed beaches, untouched jungles…

Tourism in Libreville

Libreville is the capital of Gabon. Libreville is glitzy in some areas and ramshackle in others. The beaches are lined with high-rise hotels, expats…

Tourism in Accra

Accra is the capital of Ghana. Accra has grown into a buzzing capital city known for its rich Western-style buildings and friendly population. The…

Tourism in Harare

Harare is the capital of Zimbabwe. Harare is not as touristy as Victoria Falls, but it still has many fun activities, cultural sights and…