Namib Desert

The Namib Desert is primarily in Namibia but it extends into Angola.  It is in the southwest part of Angola where the Namib Desert forms Namib-Naukluft Nationa Park which is the largest game reserve in all of Africa. The Namib name translates locally to the...

Cango Caves

The Cango Caves of South Africa can be located outside the town of Oudsthoorn in the foothills of the Swartberg range.  The cave system extends over 2.5 miles (4 km) in its entirety, but only a fourth of it is available to visitors. The Cango Caves features an array...

Avenue of the Baobabs

The Avenue of the Baobabs is located on the island country of Madagascar in Africa.  The tree is most affectionately referred to as the upside-down tree, but it is also known as the boab, boaboa and bottle tree. The Baobabs can be up to 800 years of age and reach...
Serengeti

Serengeti

The Serengeti, translated “endless plains,” represents the largest eco-highway in the world.  A migration of wildlife in the millions from Tanzania into Kenya and back around again makes for the largest and longest migration on land in the world.  The...
Ngorongoro Crater

Ngorongoro Crater

Ngorongoro Crater is the largest unbroken caldera in the world.  Located in Tanzania east of the Serengeti, the crater is often referred to as Africa’s “Garden of Eden.”  As visitors arrive at the crater rim and make their first peaks into the crater...
Mount Kilimanjaro

Mount Kilimanjaro

Mount Kilimanjaro is the tallest mountain in Africa and it is the tallest free standing mountain in the world. Reaching a hight of 19,341 feet (5,895 m), Mount Kilimanjaro is the pinnacle of African wonders of nature. Mount Kilimanjaro is the number one reason that...