Nothing comes close to Africa in scale, variety, and pure, raw impact. This 30th anniversary edition of the Africa guide covers classic routes and roads less travelled, and has sustainable travel and volunteering opportunities galore.
This guide covers:
North Africa: Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia
West Africa: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte D'Ivoire, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Mauritani, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo
Central Africa: Central African Republic, Chad, Congo (Zaire), Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, São Tomé & Príncipe
East Africa: Burundi, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Somaliland, Puntland & Somalia
Southern Africa: Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe.Maximize your trip with this Lonely Planet Africa Anniversary Edition Travel Guide:Grab that backpack and wave goodbye to routine and familiarity - Africa calls. Wander the deserts, surf the waves, ogle the landscape and laugh with the locals. Written for backpackers by backpackers, this guide lets you go further, stay longer and pay less for an adventure of a lifetime. 49 COUNTRIES - no other guidebook covers Cairo to the Cape and everything in between. EAT CHEAP AND SLEEP EASY - fully updated coverage of the best cafes, street stalls and places of respite. GET THE LOWDOWN on current events, history and culture in our new Snapshots section. FIND YOUR WAY with the help of more than 228 detailed maps, including a full-color map of the continent. ROCK ON with our expert section on the music of Africa.