More and more people are looking for new sensations and places and sensations different from those that can be experienced in Europe or in what we call the most developed world. Therefore, Africa It has become one of the favorite destinations when undertaking a journey. What is clear is that this wild and exotic continent has a lot to offer the traveler. And it is here that nature mixes with ancient cultures, paradisiacal beaches, the most amazing landscapes and the kindest people.
Today in Hard Hobbit To Break we want to visit Africa and, to do so, we are going to show you the best destinations on the continent. As always, we will be based on the rankings that TripAdvisor offers us every year based on the opinions and comments of its users. Do you want to join us?
Number 1 on the list is for Marrakech, a city that has also managed to rank first on TripAdvisor's list of the world's best destinations in 2015. And the truth is that it is not surprising, since here you can find mosques, palaces, gardens, markets ... The Medina, the Majorelle Garden and the famous Souk stand out.
Cape Town, South Africa
In second position we find Cape Town, a city that has also slipped into the top 10 of the best destinations in the world from the famous travel portal. And it has, among other things, thanks to its impressive landscapes, its beautiful beaches, its fauna, its pleasant climate, its excellent infrastructure and its responsible tourism.
Fez, a walled town that houses the oldest University in the world (University of El-Quarawiyyin), will transport you back to the times medieval. Declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, it surprises, among other things, by the Medina of Fes Bali and by the four impressive gates of the city.
In fourth place we find Ukanda, a destination located very close to the impressive Diani Beach, considered by many as one of the best beaches in the world for its spectacular sunsets and its clear and shallow waters. Thats why he snorkel and diving in this place are more than recommended activities. In addition, you can go on a safari or visit the beautiful Kaya Kinondo forest.
Knysna, South Africa
Knysna, the destination that occupies the fifth position in the ranking, highlights its cliffs limestone, although it should not be forgotten that here is also the largest indigenous forest in all of South Africa. Also, we recommend a visit to the Millwood Mines in Jubilee Creek, a most picturesque place.
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
How could it be otherwise, Victoria Falls are also on the list. And although looking at them is already an incredible experience, you can also do other types of activities: bathe in the Devil's Pool, go rafting in the world's bravest waters, fly by helicopter or balloon ...
In seventh place is Essaouira, a Moroccan port and tourist city where French, Portuguese and Berber architecture mixes in the streets. In addition, this place attracts every year numerous surfers.
We continue in Morocco to talk to you about Merzouga, where you will enjoy stunning sunsets, you can walk in camel through the Erg Chebbi dunes, experience the magic of the desert, explore the surrounding villages ...
Franschhoek, South Africa
In ninth position is the town of Franschhoek, a place known as the capital of wine and gastronomy of South Africa. Beyond their vineyards, some with more than 300 years of history, highlight its tree-lined streets and lined with antique shops and galleries. As you can imagine, one of the most typical activities is wine tasting, although hiking trails and trout fishing are also very common.
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
In tenth place we find Plettenberg Bay, a quiet and hospitable destination where you can see dolphins throughout the year. In addition, you will enjoy the beautiful on its golden beaches and in the Robberg nature reserve, where you can watch whales.
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Top 10 Least Visited Countries in Africa 2020 (May 2021)
- Victoria Falls, Cape Town, Essaouira, Fez, Franschhoek, Knysna, Marrakech, Merzouga, Plettenberg Bay, Ukunda