As mentioned on the It’s A Continent page, Africa is the 2nd largest continent. This map puts things in a bit more context. Click it for more detail. ————– Have you heard of the “Cheetah Generation”? I hadn’t until I read this Guardian article. It’s a term by Ghanian economist George Ayittey to describe the […]
For a great post about a frequent Africa traveler, check out DigiDrift’s Travel to Africa – The Forgotten Continent: Why Haven’t You Been? An excerpt: The countries of Africa are in no way different to any other adventurous destinations, found elsewhere on the globe, but people more often than not find an excuse not to […]
Check out the new “It’s a Continent” page for some basic Africa facts. Let us know if any of them surprise you. And feel free to add your own Africa tidbits via page comments.
If you’re on Flickr, head on over to our new group to put up your African pictures.
This site aims to bridge the gap between the perceptions of Africa and the reality of traveling to or living there. If you have any questions or would like to help the project, please e-mail us.