Africa

Kinshasa, capital city of Democratic Republic of the Congo

Kinshasa is a sprawling city home to more than six million people. Built on the…

Kigali, capital city of Rwanda

Rwanda’s nickname is the “Land of Eternal Spring,” and the capital city of Kigali fits…

Khartoum, capital city of Sudan

Khartoum is one of Central Africa’s most modern cities. Built where the Blue and White…

Kampala, capital city of Uganda

Confident and compelling, Kampala is Uganda’s center of intellectual excellence, commercial activity and political intrigue.…

Juba, capital city of South Sudan

Juba is the capital of South Sudan and one of the world’s most quickly growing…

Jamestown, capital city of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

If you are looking for isolation, there are few better places to go than Jamestown,…

Gaborone, capital city of Botswana

Fifty years ago, Gaborone was a dusty one-horse town with little character. Today, it is…

Freetown, capital city of Sierra Leone

For many visitors, Freetown feels more welcoming than other large cities in West Africa, perhaps…

Djibouti, capital city of Djibouti

The city of Djibouti is little more than a ramshackle port village, where the paint…

Dar es Salaam, capital city of Tanzania

Dar es Salaam is the largest city in Tanzania’s and the country’s capital, but it…