Lonely Planet - Travel Guide - Africa
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Nothing comes close to Africa in scale, variety, and pure, raw impact. This 30th anniversary edition of the Africa guide covers classic routes and roads less travelled, and has sustainable travel and volunteering opportunities galore. Please Note: The previous edition of this guide was called Africa On a Shoestring.
This guide covers: North Africa: Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Sudan, TunisiaWest Africa: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte D'Ivoire, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Mauritani, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, TogoCentral Africa: Central African Republic, Chad, Congo (Zaire), Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, São Tomé & PríncipeEast Africa: Burundi, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Somaliland, Puntland & SomaliaSouthern Africa: Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Coverage of Africa's 49 countries - more than any other travel guide
- Flophouses, homestays and luxury lodges - accommodation to suit all budgets
- Special chapters on Africa's wildlife and music
- Feature chapter on Africa's development by veteran Africa journalist Michela Wrong