Top Three Cities To Visit In Africa

Africa is the second largest and the second most populated continent. It comprises nearly 21 percent of Earth’s total land area. Believed to be the origin of the human species, discount Africa is the perfect destination where you can commune with nature. Among Africa’s top three cities to visit are Marrakech, Cape Town, and Cairo.

Marrakech, Morocco:

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Marrakech or Marrakesh is the capital of Morocco. It was formerly an imperial city and is known as “The Red City”. Two of the city’s most famous tourist spots is a traditional market called a souk and Djemaa el Fna which is a city square. The city’s traditional market is the largest throughout Morocco and its square is one of the busiest across Africa. Dancers, musicians, acrobats, story tellers, and vendors will greet you at Djemaa el Fna.

Cape Town, South Africa:

Cape Town is very much talked about as a tourist destination. It was developed and set up by the Dutch East India Company as a station for Dutch ships which sail to Asia and the rest of Africa. Currently, Cape Town is one of the most multicultural cities in the world. Its most famous attractions include Table Mountain which serves as the City Bowl’s backdrop, and near vertical cliffs called Lion’s Head and Devil’s Peak.

Cairo, Egypt:

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Cairo is definitely a must visit city in Africa. Known as the capital city of Egypt, Cairo is also the largest Muslim city and the fifth largest metropolitan in the world. The city is mainly recognized for having the ancient Egyptian cities of Giza, Fustat, and Memphis and for its close proximity to the pyramids of Giza and the Great Sphinx. Apart from these however, Cairo is also referred to as “The City Of A Thousand Minarets” because of the prominence of Islamic architecture in the city.

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