The things I have heard about Africa shocks me sometimes. I would probably believe these misconceptions if I did not live here, but the truth is that Africa is transforming the face of travel, showcasing some of the most beautiful places in the world. Before we give in to myths, let’s give this stunning continent a chance.
Here are some misconceptions that many locals would like to clarify:
Myth: Africa is a country.
Fact: Africa is a continent and made up of 57 countries. While some countries share similarities, many countries are unique. For example, Ethiopia is known for its coffee while Ghana is known for its historic landmarks. There is so much to explore in each country that one needs to make many trips to this beautiful continent to learn more about it and its people. read more