In 2020, a geographical map of Africa with countries and capitals shows where this part of the world is located on the world map. There are 55 independent countries on the African continent. The names of the capitals of Africa and major cities on the map are indicated in English. Egypt, Tunisia, Morocco, Lebanon, South African Republic have long been open for tourism, but many countries still remain a mystery to tourists. Travelers to Africa are attracted by wildlife, rich flora and fauna, unusual traditions and customs of the peoples of the black continent. Not all parts of Africa are easily accessible, but the choice of countries for recreation is wide enough.
In North Africa there are a number of countries popular with tourists. First of all, these are Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco. All these countries have access to the seas, many resort areas and a huge number of historical monuments that have survived to this day. The geographical map of Africa shows the borders of these countries, attractions and resort areas. A mixture of cultures, oriental flavor, exotic landscapes - this is not all that attracts tourists to North Africa.
Of the features of a holiday in North Africa, one can note a very dry and hot climate, strict Muslim rules. When traveling outside the hotel area, it is better not to walk alone, not to take expensive equipment and large sums of money with you, to inquire about prices in advance.
Ethiopia, Tanzania, Kenya - these countries are represented on the map of East Africa, gaining popularity among tourists. Unique nature: Lake Victoria, the waterfall of the same name, wild jungle, unusual plants and animals of national parks are the pride of East African countries. In the cities you can find interesting architectural and historical monuments, which appeared thanks to the colonialists and European missionaries.
In West and Central Africa travelers are ready to meet Congo, Nigeria, Cameroon. In the territory of these states there are tropical reserves, unique landscapes, as well as huge megacities. But the peculiarity of rest in these countries will be restrictions on independent movement around the country, all of them should be planned in advance, since the territories have low socio-economic development and a very high crime rate.
If you are planning a vacation on Madagascar, in South Africa and other countries of southern Africa, you can choose for yourself an interesting program with visits to natural attractions, mountains, caves where humanity originated. You can go on a tour of the historical sites of the era of colonization and visit modern large cities. Thanks to the detailed maps of Africa in English, the choice of tours to Africa is not limited to relaxing on the beach. Extreme types of tourism, fishing, hunting are developed here, long sea cruises and various excursions are possible.
When visiting African countries, you should know in advance about the mores and customs of the country, about the rules of behavior in public places. Unsafe can be plants, wild animals, various insects. A well-thought-out vacation will bring more pleasure and protect from trouble, and acquaintance with unusual, exotic cultures, beautiful nature reserves, many-sided cities will leave only the best impressions and memories.
Maps of Africa
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Republic of the Congo
Sao-Tome and Principe
Central African Republic
Republic of South Africa
Canary Islands (Spain)
St. Helena Ascension and Tristan da Cunha islands (UK)