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Photo by Magical Africa Safaris Ltd.

Sweeping savannas, thick jungles, glorious mountains, endless seas of sand. Native cultures, imperial civilizations, early man. Wind swept ramparts, tranquil tropical waters. Family travel to Africa offers something for everyone. Marvel at mummies in Egypt. Explore the imperial cities of Morocco - Marrakesh, Meknes, Rabat and Fes. Tour the Roman ruins of Dougga, Djemila, Volubulis and Leptis Magna. Travel overland in the Sahara Desert. Follow in the footsteps of Ibn Battuta. Partake in a jeep tour or camel pack trip. Laze on the beach from Morocco to Mauritius. Snorkel in the Red Sea and Indian Ocean. Discover remote Madagascar. Safari in the East African nations of Kenya and Tanzania and the Southern African countries of Namibia, Zambia, South Africa and Botswana. Trek for gorillas in Rwanda and Uganda, if you're traveling with children over the age of 15. Travel to South Africa and combine adventure, culture and fun. Our family travel guides are designed to help you travel in Africa with kids.
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Main Square

Siwa Oasis 11211

Matruh, Egypt

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The crumbling ruins of Shali Fortress dominate Siwa's main square and are one of the main reasons for a trek to this idyllic desert oasis. Built in the 12th century to protec ...
  • Ancient Ruins
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near Hussein Square

Cairo, Egypt

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Khan al-Khalili with its narrow streets and numerous stalls is a great place in Cairo to shop. Touts, tat and tour buses notwithstanding! Built by Emir Djaharks el-Khalili in ...
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Pyramids Road

Giza Plateau

Giza, Egypt

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The Pyramids of Giza are a must see. Sound cliché? Hardly! The magnitude of the last remaining Seven Wonders of the Ancient World is hard to grasp without experiencing it fi ...
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  • Ancient Ruins
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Hamata

Red Sea, Egypt

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Qulan, also spelled Qulaan, is the Maldives of the Red Sea. Turquoise waters. White sand. Shallow lagoons. Colorful corals. Tropical fish. The one difference? They aren't ato ...
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Cape Town, Western Cape

South Africa

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A trip to Robben Island isn’t about sand, sea, and sun but rather banishment, isolation, and imprisonment. This infamous isle off the shore of Cape Town was a place of exil ...
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  • Museum
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