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Africa abounds with bustling metropolises, diverse people, and amazingly varied and beautiful landscapes. Africa is home to over 50 countries, more than any other continent in the world, and is the second largest continent in terms of both land area and population.

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Cairo is the capital of Egypt and, with a total population of Greater Cairo metropolitan area in excess of 16 million people, one of the largest cities in both Africa and the Middle East.
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South Africa is a most epic country located in the world's most epic continent, with scenery and terrain ranging from dolphins and penguins on the Cape to the lions, buffalo and crocodiles of Kruger National Park, and from the breathtaking Table Mountain and Cape Point over Cape Town to the Kalahari Desert.
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Egypt is in north-eastern Africa with its capital located in its largest city, Cairo.
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Southern Africa is a region that includes several non-tropical countries in Africa.
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East Africa is a part of Africa around and east of the Great Rift Valley, a land feature stretching from the Red Sea to the Mozambique Channel.
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North Africa is the Northern part of the African continent.
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West Africa is the western region of Africa. In the north the region is bounded by the Sahel, and in the south and west by the Atlantic Ocean.
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Central Africa is a region of Africa on the center and west of the continent.
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The Sahel is a region of Africa at the southern edge of the Sahara Desert.
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The East African Islands are in the Indian Ocean off the eastern coast of Africa.
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Africa

  • Population:  2,010
  • Latitude of center:  1° north
  • Longitude of center:  24° east
  • Wikidata:  Africa
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Africa

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