The top cities and hotels to stay at in some of the continent’s top vacation destinations
Africa is home to some of the most stunning landscapes, rich culture, and impressive sites worldwide, with each passing year exposing more of this continent’s treasures. The following cities have carved out a niche as begin at the top destinations for those interested in soaking up the majesty of the mother land.
Nestled off the coast of east Africa and neighboring nearby countries Madagascar and Mauritius to the south and comprised of more than 100 islands in the Indian Ocean, The Republic of Seychelles is proof that big things can come in small packages. With less than 100,000 inhabitants within the country, the country is not only rich in culture, but contains some of the continent’s most revered landscapes and beaches, including noted rainforest Morne Seychelles National Park and popular beaches Anse Takamaka and Beau Vallon.
With tourism their biggest industry, the people of Seychelles have spared no expense when it comes to providing some of the most luxurious and exquisite accommodations to be had in the region. Noted celebrities have spent time at plethora of 5-star hotels to choose from including the Kempinski Seychelles Resort in Baie Lazare, Six Senses Zil Pasyon on Félicité Island, and the Maia Luxury Resort & Spa on Mahe Island. Any of these top spots will enchant all of your six senses.
The pull of this African nation is too strong to ignore, a country known for its spectacular coastline, picturesque archipelagos located in the north, and its colonial architecture that harkens back to another era. Thrill seekers and adventure lovers have made this southeast African country a popular destination, with many opting to stay in its most noted, top tier hotels that include the Diamonds Mequfi Beach Resort in Mecúfi, and the Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort on Medjumbe Island. As one of the most fascinating areas of the region, Mozambique continues to allure visitors from around the world.
Heralded by many as one of African’s most naturally beautiful countries, Kenya goes far above and beyond only Nairobi, it’s incomparable landscapes, and rich culture. There are hidden gems throughout the country that make it impossible to not fall in love with it. Top destinations in Kenya are good and plentiful, with top destinations for accommodations including Angama Mara hotel in Masai Mara and Tribe hotel in Nairobi. The richness of this country cannot be discovered in one visit and those who flock here vow to return.