Africa is the world’s largest continent with the second largest population, standing at over 1 billion people. There are 54 countries within this continent, all with their own individual characteristics, and over 1000 languages are spoken here including English. There is no set religion for this continent as they are varied over all of the regions, in fact in some areas governments do not like taking polls of these statistics as the topic is too sensitive. There are however many people who practicing Islams, Muslims, Christians and to a lesser degree, those who follow the Hindu and Baha’i religions. Of course there are many others including those who do not practice religion at all.
The coasts of the continent are part of the Mediterranean Sea in the north, the Suez Canal and the Red Sea in the north east, the Atlantic Ocean in the west, and the Indian Ocean in the south east, which offer warm conditions to many places throughout the year. On the whole, the climates range from subarctic to tropical depending on the place and month.
There are many great travel and tourist destinations in this fine continent. Visiting the Pyramids of Egypt is reason to visit this particular area. There are 80 of these architectural wonders spread around including those of Giza and Cairo. Visiting the city of Cairo is also something that anyone visiting the country would want to do. There are so many things to see and to including visiting the market places or even the night clubs. There is something for everyone here. For quality accommodations for those who have decided to travel to Cairo, they can experience the luxury of the Hilton Pyramids Golf Resort or the Sofitel El Gezirah. The Giza Spa Resort is one accommodation that a person will never forget.
For a person visiting South Africa, there are many national parks to see, and even safaris that are available. The city of Johannesburg is a main attraction for that area as well as the many beautiful beaches. The Gauteng Health Spas is a highly recommended tourist attraction for those who like to relax and take some time off from the rush of traveling. When it comes to accommodations in South Africa, there are a number of well-reputed places exclusive hotels and spa resorts that will make a holiday the best one ever. Places such as 2B Happy Backpackers Lodge, 3 In Bedfordview Guesthouse are two of these.
Ethiopia is a beautiful country of Africa for many tourists. Areas like the Simien Mountain National Park are some of the most popular attractions but one can also visit the city of Addis Ababa. For a traveler who wants to stay the night, there are top quality hotels such as the Addis Taitu Hotel as well as the more familiar Hotel Sheraton.