Travel Destinations in Africa

Travel Destinations in Africa

With more than 54 countries, there are many travel destinations in Africa to consider. Bordering the Mediterranean Sea, Algeria is the largest country in Africa. South of the massive Sahara Desert, Angola, Nigeria, and South Africa are the largest economies. Across the world’s second-largest continent, Morocco, South Africa, Tunisia, and Algeria are African countries that entice many explorers to visit Africa.

More than 1,500 languages are spoken in Africa, so if you plan to visit Africa check out these tips on overcoming language barriers. Even when you can communicate in English, knowing these few, key phrases in the local language will enhance your experience when you travel abroad.

Travel Destinations in Africa - Morocco

A camel on the beach of Essaouira Morocco
A camel on the beach of Essaouira, Morocco. Photo by The Gap Decaders.

 

Travel Destinations in Africa - Namibia

Namibia has a sun flag with a sun in the left corner.
Namibia has a diagonally striped flag with a sun in the left corner.

Travel Destinations in Africa - Rwanda

Rwanda has a triband flag with a yellow sun in the corner.
Rwanda has a triband flag with a yellow sun in the corner.

Travel Destinations in Africa - Seychelles

Seychelles has a sun flag.
The flag of Seychelles looks like a colorful sunburst radiating from the flag pole.