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==Other destinations==
 
==Other destinations==
*[[Andringitra National Park]] — one of the most biodiverse area of extraordinary [[Madagascar]]  
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*[[Andringitra National Park]] — one of the most biodiverse areas of extraordinary [[Madagascar]]  
  
 
*[[Aksum]] — the ancient capital of [[Ethiopia]] famous for its stelae and the ruins of various palaces
 
*[[Aksum]] — the ancient capital of [[Ethiopia]] famous for its stelae and the ruins of various palaces
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* [[Mount Kilimanjaro]] — Africa's highest mountain and a great trekking destination in [[Tanzania]]
  
 
*[[La Digue]] — the quietest, most picturesque and most exclusive Island in the [[Seychelles]]; home of L'Anse Source D'Argent, one of the world's top beaches
 
*[[La Digue]] — the quietest, most picturesque and most exclusive Island in the [[Seychelles]]; home of L'Anse Source D'Argent, one of the world's top beaches
 
* [[Masai Mara National Park]] — probably the most popular reserve in [[Kenya]] with a high concentration of large cats
 
  
 
* [[Nyika National Park]] — large highland national park in [[Malawi]]
 
* [[Nyika National Park]] — large highland national park in [[Malawi]]
  
 
* [[Rwenzori National Park]] — home of the almost mythical, otherworldly scenery of the Mountains of the Moon in [[Uganda]]  
 
* [[Rwenzori National Park]] — home of the almost mythical, otherworldly scenery of the Mountains of the Moon in [[Uganda]]  
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* [[Serengeti National Park]] — huge national park in [[Tanzania]], perhaps the archetypal African game park; becomes the [[Masai Mara National Park]] over the border in [[Kenya]]
  
 
* [[Simien National Park]] — stunning mountain scenery and important wildflife populations in [[Ethiopia]]  
 
* [[Simien National Park]] — stunning mountain scenery and important wildflife populations in [[Ethiopia]]  
  
* [[Volcanoes National Park]] — in [[Rwanda]] is full of impressive rainforest and volcanic scenery of the Virunga Mountains, and is perhaps the best place in the world to see the rare mountain gorillas. Also crosses into Uganda where it is known as [[Mgahinga Gorilla National Park]]
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* [[Volcanoes National Park]] — in [[Rwanda]] is full of impressive rainforest and volcanic scenery of the Virunga Mountains, and is perhaps the best place in the world to see rare mountain gorillas. Also crosses into [[Uganda]] where it is known as [[Mgahinga Gorilla National Park]]
  
 
==Understand==
 
==Understand==

Revision as of 05:55, 22 March 2010

East Africa is a region in Africa.

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East Africa regions
Burundi
Comoros
Djibouti
Eritrea
This relatively small nation has heavy Arab and African influences
Ethiopia
Africa's second largest population; an old Christian country , home to castles, beautiful monasteries, and wonderful food
Kenya
Known for its world-class safaris and beautiful beaches
Madagascar
Expect the unexpected in the land of the lemurs
Malawi
The warm heart of Africa, around Lake Nyassa
Mauritius
Rwanda
Seychelles
Somalia
One of the least visited nations on earth, it is by no coincidence that the nation is also wrought with political instability, civil war, and rampant kidnapping/abductions
Tanzania
Mt. Kilimanjaro, Serengeti National Park and the island of ZanzibarMount Rungwe, Mount Kyejo,Kaporogwe falls, Ngozi Crater Lake, Gods Bridge, Lake Masoko, Unique Tea & Factory Tour and Ruaha National Park Southern Highlands
Uganda
Kampala is one of Africa's most laid back cities, located on Lake Victoria, with safari opportunities to your heart's content, and the country is the best place in the world for treks into the Congolese jungle to visit the nearly extinct mountain gorillas, who live along the mountains and volcanoes

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  • Aksum — the ancient capital of Ethiopia famous for its stelae and the ruins of various palaces
  • La Digue — the quietest, most picturesque and most exclusive Island in the Seychelles; home of L'Anse Source D'Argent, one of the world's top beaches

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