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ANGOLA: Curiosities

Do you know that in Angola the price of gasoline and diesel is very cheap? Angola is the second largest oil producer in Africa and the 16th largest producer in the world. Black gold (oil) is the country's main economic driver, accounting for 95% of export earnings and more than 75% of state revenue. As one of the countries with the highest oil production, gasoline and diesel prices are lower than in other countries. When we visited the country, the price of a liter of diesel was 135 kwanzas (0.24 €). However, many gas stations often do not have a supply of these fuels due to a poor government forecast. So far, there is only one oil refinery in the country, and much of it goes straight to China, which has funded much of the infrastructure that has been built in the country. Do you know that Angola has the most expensive capital in the world? Awesome right? If we were asked what is...

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ANGOLA: Curiosities

ANGOLA: Curiosities

Do you know that in Angola the price of gasoline and diesel is very cheap? Angola is the second largest oil producer in Africa and the 16th largest producer in the world. Black gold (oil) is the country's main economic driver, accounting for 95% of export earnings...

ANGOLA: Lubango

ANGOLA: Lubango

Lubango, the second largest city in the country after Luanda, is located in the middle of mountains over 1.700m high of altitude. It is a beautiful city nestled in a beautiful green scenery. After Portuguese settlers from Madeira formed this settlement, it was...

ANGOLA: Driving tips

ANGOLA: Driving tips

Here are some tips that may be helpful for you if you want to travel to Angola by car: - In Angola you drive on the right, as in most European countries. The cars in the opposite lane will come to your left. This fact must be taken into account if you are coming...

ANGOLA: The coast of Angola (Tômbua, Namibe, Praia do Soba and Piambo, Benguela and Lobito, Sumbe, Cabo Ledo, Barra do Kwanza and Miradouro da Lua, Luanda, Praia do Sarico and Barra do Dande)

ANGOLA: The coast of Angola (Tômbua, Namibe, Praia do Soba and Piambo, Benguela and Lobito, Sumbe, Cabo Ledo, Barra do Kwanza and Miradouro da Lua, Luanda, Praia do Sarico and Barra do Dande)

The coast of Angola is one of the most beautiful coasts on the African continent. It is a steep coast full of spectacular virgin beaches, where you will find many cliffs, natural pools formed by the tides and fantastic sunsets in stunning scenery. With more than...

NAMIBIA: The Fish River Canyon

NAMIBIA: The Fish River Canyon

Fish River Canyon is one of the most beautiful stops if you visit Namibia. In fact, it is the second most visited tourist attraction in the country. However, to get there you will need to invest time as the canyon is located in the southern part of the country, in...

SOUTH AFRICA: Driving Tips

SOUTH AFRICA: Driving Tips

Here are some tips that may be helpful for you to travel to South Africa by car: In South Africa, drive on the left, as in England. At first, you feel weird thinking you're doing it wrong all the time, but you get used to it. You will also need an international...

SOUTH AFRICA: Curiosities

SOUTH AFRICA: Curiosities

- Do you know that South Africa is the country with the most official languages ​​in the world? Due to its diversity of ethnicities and cultures, South Africa is also known as the Rainbow Nation. Following the abolition of apartheid policies, the new South African...

SOUTH AFRICA: The story of Nelson Mandela, one of the most influential figures on the African continent

SOUTH AFRICA: The story of Nelson Mandela, one of the most influential figures on the African continent

If we tell you that you think of the most mediated African politicians of the last centuries, surely Nelson Mandela will be one of the first on the list. A lawyer by profession, he was one of the mainstays of opposition to the apartheid system and then became...

SOUTH AFRICA: Tankwa Karoo NP

SOUTH AFRICA: Tankwa Karoo NP

Tankwa Karoo NP is a place where time stands still. Silence invades the whole landscape and only the wind is able to break the moment when the clock stops and only finds you, the mountains and the desert. This national park, far from the touristic routes, on the...

SOUTH AFRICA: The Wine Route

SOUTH AFRICA: The Wine Route

The Wine Route of South Africa is a very interesting activity to do if you are in the Cape Town area. With stunning landscapes, between mountains, rivers and valleys, we find a region where the vineyard is the main crop. That’s where South African wine is made; a...

SOUTH AFRICA: Cape Town

SOUTH AFRICA: Cape Town

Cape Town is one of the most beautiful cities in the southern part of Africa. Considered the second most populated city in the country after Johannesburg (if you want to read our experience there, you can click here); it is the legislative capital of South Africa...

SOUTH AFRICA: The Garden Route

SOUTH AFRICA: The Garden Route

The Garden Route is one of the most beautiful routes in the world. It runs along one of the most spectacular coasts on the continent, the South African coast, where you can enjoy beautiful and varied landscapes in the more than 700 kilometers that make up this...

SOUTH AFRICA: Panorama Route

SOUTH AFRICA: Panorama Route

The Panorama Route is a route that goes through one of the most spectacular landscapes in South Africa, amidst waterfalls, mountains, mining villages, valleys and long canyons that will leave you speechless. This road with stunning views is located in Mpumalanga...

SOUTH AFRICA: Kruger NP

SOUTH AFRICA: Kruger NP

The Kruger NP is one of the best-known parks in Africa for its huge biodiversity and we would also highlight it as one of the most accessible and affordable parks on the continent. At the same time, it is immense! It is 360 km long and 65 km wide, making it the...

ESWATINI: Driving Tips

ESWATINI: Driving Tips

Here are some tips that may be helpful for you to travel to Eswatini by car: In Eswatini, drive on the left, as in England. At first, you feel weird thinking you're doing it wrong all the time, but you get used to it. You will also need an international driver's...

ESWATINI: Curiosities

ESWATINI: Curiosities

- Do you know that present-day Eswatini was formerly known as Swaziland? In April 2018 Swaziland changed its name to Eswatini, although today many people still know this country as Swaziland. The reason for the change is mainly linguistic and finally, also for the...