Africa offers more diversity, culturally, historically, and environmentally, than any other continent. Consider, the Sahara desert cuts a line through the continent, South Africa enjoys near tropical conditions, and Morocco, in the North, enjoys a beautiful Mediterranean climate year round. One of the most beautiful climates to be found in all Africa is in the West African country of Liberia.
Liberia, located on the Atlantic coast, is renowned for many reasons. It’s national language is English, making it a great choice for any Westerner who has no time to learn a new language. While Liberia is only the size of Tennessee, it’s wide variety of activities, landscapes, and amenities allow the small country to benefit from more than $250 million, according to indexmundi.com, the tourism industry generates annually.
Nowhere is this more true than in the nation’s capital, Monrovia. Playing home to private villas at paradise resorts, a wide range of environmental delights, and fantastic entertainment experiences, Monrovia is leading the charge in the increased tourism levels the country enjoys.
- Amazing Local Attractions
- Immersion in the Local Environment
- Easy Ways to Relax
Monrovia hosts a plethora of interesting attractions, both familiar and wildly different for tourists. Like most great cities, Monrovia hosts beautiful museums, great music, and a vibrant shopping scene. If you want to learn about the history of this West African gem, try heading to the Liberia National Museum. If you’re more of a shopper, check out the Waterside Market, topping the day off with a drink at one of the bars the nation’s beach resorts maintain along the Atlantic coastline.
Liberia hosts more than 40% of West Africa’s beautiful rain forests. The rainforest, according to The New York Times, is both an economic and environmental boon to the region. Rubber, medicine, and more are extracted from the rainforest. Tourists interested in adventure can find it in a safari hunting experience with the Liberia Rainforest Safari. If you’re more interested in taking a hike and experiencing the rare beauty of this ecological paradise than hunting, Barefoot Safaris recommends taking a trip to see the famous Sapo National Park.
Perhaps the thing that Monrovia does best is offer its visitors relaxation. The city’s private villas at luxury resorts do not lack choices when it comes taking a load off. The city is famous for its vibrant music and culinary scene, with favorites like palm butter mixed with local seafood serving to bring many travelers some well-earned sustenance. With seemingly endless beaches and a median temperature in the mid-80s, according to BBC News, the private villas at Monrovia’s elegant resorts give visitors a unique, solitary way to enjoy the Atlantic coastline like never before.
If you’d like to see Africa, start with the best. Monrovia, the capital of Liberia and the gem of West Africa, offers beautiful private villas, endless beaches and rainforest, and an exciting scene that is unlikely to be found elsewhere, in Africa or the world. Continue.