Africa is a land of diversity and proudly stands as the second largest and second most populous continent in the world. Divided into different regions, the continent is a melting pot of culture. The eastern part of Africa in particular is endowed with an admirable concentration of natural resources such as wildlife as well as stunning and scenic beauty. Proudly carrying the East African flag is the country of Kenya.
Kenya with a population of approximately 44 million people and the official languages being Swahili and English has a rare ethnic mix and rich tourist attractions. While these attractions are dotted around the country, the city of Mombasa attracts millions of people from all over the world.
Mombasa is the second largest city in Kenya with a sizeable population of 1.2 million people. This city has earned the title of being the country’s cultural and economic hub.
Covering an area of 294.7km, this city is a hive of attractions, entertainment, hotels, restaurants, culture and others. With fair weather which is boosted by its proximity to the Indian Ocean, Mombasa also boasts of best white sandy beaches unparalled across Africa. The waters of the Indian also provide the perfect setting for a quiet swim, kids’ activities around the beach, deep sea fishing and other water sports activities such as scuba diving and sailing.
Beachfront hotels in Mombasa have been designed to accommodate families, couples and singles. The city is never short of night time activities with many dance clubs, casinos, cinemas, bowling clubs and local pubs all ready to host visitors. This is of course coupled by rich British, Chinese, Indian and Italian cuisine and traditional Kenyan dishes provided by various restaurants.
Mombasa is indeed the place to be for travelers from across the world.