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Ol Doinyo Lengai – producing a unique lava

1. May 2010

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Ol Doinyo Lengai – producing a unique lava
Ol Doinyo Lengai is actually a volcano that is been located in the northern regions of Tanzania as well as is component of the renowned volcanic system that is present in the Great Rift Valley and is located in Eastern Africa. Ol Doinyo Lengai is positioned in the eastern Rift Valley, in the southern region of both the Lake Natron as well as Kenya. Moreover it is only one of its kinds amongst active volcanoes in the system that produces the natrocarbonatite lava, which is an only one of its kind happening of volcanic carbonatite. Furtherore, the temperature of the lava from Ol Doinyo Lengai as it appears is barely around 950 °F (510 °C). A small number of the older vanished carbonatite volcanoes and are located in close proximity, which includes Homa Mountain. In addition the meaning of  [...]

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Temple of Kom Ombo – overlooking the Nile River

29. April 2010

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Temple of Kom Ombo – overlooking the Nile River
Located within the township of Kom-Ombo, approximately at a distance of 28 miles in the northern region of Aswan, this Temple of Kom Ombo, which dates to the Ptolemies era, and was constructed on a elevated dune that overlooks the Nile River. The construction of tangible temple was started through Ptolemy VI Philometor all through the early BC second century. Ptolemy XIII had constructed the outer as well as the inner hypostyle halls. In addition the outer walls of the enclosed space in addition, are divisions of the court that were been built through Augustus for a while subsequent to BC 30, as well as are by and large vanished. There are as well as various tombs located in the close vicinity of Kom-Ombo village from the Old Kingdom. This Temple of Kom Ombo is also simply acknowledged as  [...]

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The Ivory wars at Zakouma National Park

26. April 2010

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The Ivory wars at Zakouma National Park
Elephants that are found in Zakouma National Park are known to be the most recent stranglehold meant for the typical savannah elephants that are residing in the Sahel region of Central Africa, at the present the total number of the animals that are recorded in this region is almost around 1,000 animals, which is quite a huge down as of a predictable number of 3,000, which was recorded in the year 2006. The ivory poachers making use of the different automatic weapons have annihilated the populations of the elephants in this region, for the most part, while the herds venture alternatively in the outer regions of the park. The civil disturbances in this region have made preservation exceptionally complicated in Chad. A number of the park guards are been shot as well as killed in the recent years.  [...]

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Kruger National Park in Mpumalanga

22. April 2010

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Kruger National Park in Mpumalanga
Located within the central regions of the Lowveld is a well-known wildlife sanctuary that is similar to no other place, its ambiance is so exceptional that it allocates all those who come into its enormity to engross themselves within the changeableness as well as eternal wilderness, which is actually the true eminence of Africa. The leading game reserve that is located in the regions of South Africa, the renowned Kruger National Park is quite larger when it is been compared with Israel. Practically it envelopes a total area of 2 million hectares, which is stretched out for almost 352 kms (almost 20 000 sq kms) as of north to south by the side of the Mozambique boundary, is provided above to a more or less beggaring description experience of wildlife. Certainly it ranks with the best in Africa  [...]

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Ngorongoro Conservation Area – exceptional place to distinguish black Rhinos

19. April 2010

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Ngorongoro Conservation Area – exceptional place to distinguish black Rhinos
Ngorongoro Conservation Area is a mesmerizing as well as extraordinary Conservation Area that includes the prominent Ngorongoro Crater located at its central region, as well as after that extends all the way through the main Crater Highlands, wherein the native tribal communities are consented to keep up with their traditional way of life within the natural environment as much as it is possible for them. This astonishing volcanic countryside is to certain extend rich as well as fertile, by means of spectacular craters along with lakes, in addition to the towering altitude that creates a micro type of weather that is free from malaria. This crater is believed to possess the densest absorption of the wildlife in the entire content of Africa. As aforesaide, Ngorongoro Crater has by now achieved  [...]

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Turtle Tours - unforgettable vacations

15. April 2010

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Turtle Tours – unforgettable vacations
Turtle tours - all through turtle season (between the months of November and February) these wonderful creatures, the leatherback as well as loggerhead turtles; arrive back to the similar place each year, subsequent to crossing oceans, for laying their eggs. Moreover turtle tours are a treasured experience as well as advantage to eyewitness a giant leatherback (just about 2 m in total length) or else loggerhead turtle at the same time as she performs the marvel of the nature. While the female turtles move toward aground to nest, they desire beaches that have fastidious styles of conditions. These beaches are by and large free as of rocks as well as have a moderate slope. These turtles emerge as of the ocean at the hours of darkness, as a rule on the point of the high tide as well as crawls  [...]

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You will surely enjoy watching Humpback whales in Madagascar

12. April 2010

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You will surely enjoy watching Humpback whales in Madagascar
Facts About Madagascar Republic of Madagascar (previously Malagasy) is actually an island nation located in Africa off the southeastern coastline of the ‘Black Continent’ that is positioned within the Indian Ocean. In addition, the main island of this country which is as well acknowledged as called Madagascar which is the fourth leading island (Total Area = 587041 sq km) all across the world as well as is renowned for its flora and fauna genus preponderance of which are widespread to this nation itself. Furthermore, Madagascar is known to be one of the numerous poorest countries all across the world. The national capital of Madagascar is Antananarivo. Now about the Humpback Whale: The humpback whale (also known as Megaptera novaeangliae) is actually a baleen whale. It is identified as  [...]

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Madagascar – the only habitat for Lemurs

8. April 2010

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Madagascar – the only habitat for Lemurs
Madagascar is known to be the fourth largest island in the world; in addition it is positioned surrounded by the Indian Ocean almost around 250 miles off the southeast coastline of Africa. The total size of the island is almost 226,658 sq miles in size, furthermore Madagascar as well as an undersized Comoro Islands that is been located to its northern region make available the barely present-day local surroundings to lemurs all across the world. It is been recommended that the lemurs made their line of attack to Madagascar as of the larger continent of Africa millions of years in the past as well as have ever since that time adapted as well as changed into the miscellaneous number of variety that we make out today. Lemurs are miniature primates acknowledged as "prosimians," which, more or less  [...]

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Tugela Falls – the gem of Kwazulu Natal in South Africa

5. April 2010

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Tugela Falls – the gem of Kwazulu Natal in South Africa
Positioned within the Kwazulu Natal area of South Africa, Tugela Falls is known to be the second-maximum waterfall all across the whole world. By means of a totality tallness of almost 3,110 ft (approximately 948 m), Tugela Falls takes account of five breaks up tiers, as well as its tallest solitary drop is almost 1,350 ft (approximately 411 m). The prominent Tugela Falls starts at the summit of a mountain that was similar to an amphitheater as well as acknowledged as Mont Aux Sources. It is a moderately thin falls, by means of a thickness of almost 50 ft (approximately 15 meters) as well as an average quantity of almost 50 cu ft for each second. Tugela Falls is a great deal easier to way in with compared with a number of various other waterfalls. In addition you can whichever arrive at the  [...]

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The Livingstone Falls – taking its name after its discoverer David Livingstone

2. April 2010

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The Livingstone Falls – taking its name after its discoverer David Livingstone
Livingstone Falls, which was named after the voyager David Livingstone, are a sequence of massive quick’s on the inferior route of the River Congo flowing in the western equatorial region of Africa, downstream as of Malebo Pool within the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Livingstone Falls: History Despite the fact that he discovered the higher Congo, David Livingstone by no means passed through to this particular part of this river, the Livingstone falls were even than named as to honor through Henry Morton Stanley. From the time when it was been discovered, the Livingstone falls are a blockade to navigation on the inferior part of this river, the Railway of Matadi-Kinshasa was created as to by-pass the falls. On a voyage acknowledged as 'Africa-Raft', an explorer Philippe de Dieuleveult  [...]

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