Africa! New place, new discoveries!
by: Avery Bailey
Mount Kilimanjaro is located in Tanzania. Kilimanjaro is the largest mountain in Africa. Also, Kilimanjaro is an extinct volcano that rises in two peaks, Kibo and Mawenzi.Their coffee and plantations are raised on the lower, southern slopes.
The Nile River runs through 8 Countries in Africa! The river supports all agriculture in most populated places in Egypt and Sudan. The Nile is an important hydroelectric power source. The Nile river is the longest river in teh world bein 4,160 miles long, that´s larger than the U.S.!
Madagascar is located in the Indian Ocean. It is one of several islands in the Malagasy republic. Itś also the fourth largest island in the world. The island is fringed with lagoons along the eastern coast. The economy is largely agricultural.
The Sahara Desert has some of the harshest climates in the world. The desert extends from the Atlantic Sea to the Red Sea. Sand dunes only cover 15% of the Sahara , stone deserts cover 70% of the Sahara. The Sahara is the largest desert in the world being 3,500,000 square miles.
Why Travel to These Places?
Nile River: Coming to the Nile River you don't just have to do something with the river involved, one tourist attraction is see the Temple of Karnak in the Nile River Valley.
Madagascar: One really interesting thing you can do in Morondava, Madagascar, is see the Avenue of Baobabs, which are trees!
Sahara Desert: One really cool thing to do in the Sahara is take a Camel Trek. Riding camels? Count me in!