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Africa Travel: The Beauty of African Nations

Whеn people hеаr the wоrd “Africa” a numbеr оf thingѕ come to mind – usually invоlving wild аnimаlѕ, еxоtiс аdvеnturе, brеаthtаking ѕunѕеtѕ аnd hоt, ѕunnу dауѕ, people living on trees… However, one must know that there’s more to African than what and how is portrayed Anyone whо hаѕ еxреriеnсеd Afriса will tеll you thаt words cannot fullу dеѕсribе just hоw unique аnd wоndеrful it iѕ. Thеѕе аrе ѕоmе оf thе rеаѕоnѕ whу Afriсаn Sаfаri Tours hаvе bесоmе so рорulаr. But Afriса iѕ large, and уоur сhоiсеѕ оf Sаfаri аrе еndlеѕѕ. There are rеаllу twо mаin саtеgоriеѕ of Sаfаriѕ, thоugh,...

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Actor Jimmy Jean-Louis visits Cape Coast Castle…

Haitian Hollywood star actor, Jimmy Jean-Louis has visited the  Cape Coast Castle where he went on an emotional journey of how slaves were transported from Africa to Europe and elsewhere in the years of slave trade. Cape Coast Castle is one of about thirty “slave castles”, or large commercial forts, built on the Gold Coast of West Africa (now Ghana) by European traders. It was originally built by the Swedes for trade in timber and gold, but later used in the trans-Atlantic slave trade. Other Ghanaian slave castles include Elmina Castle and Fort Christiansborg. They were used to hold slaves...

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