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Africa - An exciting continent to explore

The African continent with 54 internationally recognised countries has some of the most incredible landscapes, with geographic, historic and cultural diversity found anywhere in the globe. Africa is a delight for adventurous travelers with something to offer for every taste. Morocco with its amazing landscapes and historic cities, the Atlas mountains, and with its proximity to Europe is the most visited African country by international tourists. The small nation of Tunisia also close to Europe has a vibrant tourism industry and attracts many international tourists. Along the longest river in the world, river Nile, in modern day Egypt where you can find remains of one of the oldest human civilizations.

In Eastern Africa you find Tanzania and Kenya both famous for their safaris and wildlife sanctuaries providing the best opportunity to see the big cats. As you move inland, you find Lake Victoria, bordering Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania. Further South, you have Zimbabwe home to the majestic Victoria Falls and Botswana, a leader in eco-friendly tours.

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At the southern tip of the continent is South Africa, the second most visited African country by international tourists. South Africa, known commonly as the Rainbow nation offers plenty to international visitors. South Africa is home to Cape town arguably one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Other historic and interesting cities include Johannesburg, Pretoria, Durban and Port Elizabeth. South Africa is famous also for its wine and the drive meandering through different wine-growing regions along Route 62 is one of the longest wine routes in the world.

Africa also has some famous island nations like Madagascar, Mauritius and Seychelles. Madagascar is home to unique flora and fauna. Seychelles, a 115-island country is a hidden gem in the Indian Ocean. It has the smallest population of any African nation and is a perfect romantic getaway. These are but some highlights of African tourist attractions. The continent with so much to offer is only just being discovered by the international tourist.

Travel medical insurance for US citizens traveling to Africa

US travelers can use our user friendly form to find the best travel insurance plan by compare different plans and selecting the best travel insurance plan for your needs. This will cover your health or travel expenses while on a vacation in Africa. You can always contact our customer support at 877-340-7910 or email us

Schengen visa insurance for Africans traveling to Europe

The Schengen consulates have made medical insurance for residents of Africa applying for Visa to have comprehensive medical insurance satisfying the requirements specified by them. Following are schengen visa requirements and we have insurance plans that satisfy these requirements:
  • A medical maximum of at least €30,000 (the equivalent being about $50,000 USD) with coverage for accidents, sudden illness for the entire length of stay.
  • A repatriation benefit.
  • An emergency medical evacuation benefit.
  • The insurance provider must have an office in Europe.
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