AFRICA

AFRICA

The Corniche

The Corniche is an oceanfront boardwalk lined with restaurants, nightclubs, theaters and hotels. Stretching for several kilometers, it’s a scenic place to go for a jog, take in the sea air or meet vacationing Moroccans.

Quartier Habous

Quartier Habous, the postcard-perfect “new medina” built by the French in the 1930s. Intended to represent the marriage of Moroccan tradition with modern French culture, the quarter features shady Moorish arches and arcades, clean stone streets and a sophisticated souk full of excellent souvenir shops.

Cameo Cinema

Cameo Cinema is an old building constructed in 1912 as the Theatre Royal. It now hosts Subway Kenya, Cameo Casino and Nairobi Water and Sewerage Company Location: Along Kenyatta Avenue

Mosque of Muhammad Ali

The Great Mosque of Muhammad Ali Pasha or Alabaster Mosque is a mosque situated in the Citadel of Cairo in Egypt and was commissioned by Muhammad Ali Pasha between 1830 and 1848. Since: 1848

Cairo Tower

The Cairo Tower – commonly known to locals as “Nasser’s Pineapple” – is a free-standing concrete tower in Cairo. Phone: +20 02 7357187 Opened: 1961 Floors: 16 Height: 614 feet (Architectural) · 614 feet (Tip) Architect: Naoum Shebib

Cairo Citadel

The Citadel of Cairo or Citadel of Saladin is a medieval Islamic-era fortification in Cairo, built by Salah ad-Din and further developed by subsequent Egyptian rulers. It was the seat of government in Egypt and the residence of its rulers for nearly 700 years from the 13th to the 19th centuries. Opened: 1176

Mandela House

The Nelson Mandela National Museum, commonly referred to as Mandela House, is the house on Vilakazi Street, Orlando West, Soweto, South Africa, where Nelson Mandela lived from 1946 to 1962. Official site

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