Central African Republic Quick Travel Guide
With a travel rating of 20%, the Central African Republic can best be described as a "diamond in the rough". Similar to many of its surrounding neighbors, the political situation goes in waves - mostly turbulent waves. However, with the seemingly never-ending chaos as a backdrop, the place still represents what many PlanetHoppers! are really looking for - an honest, in-your-face experience that will form those special memories that last a lifetime. So, what does the CAR offer that will form that indelible impression on the mind? To start, it's one of the best places in all of Africa to spot wildlife. The Manovo-Gounda St. Floris and Dzanga-Sangha National Parks represent an unmatched view into Africa's unique ecosystems - both mountain and savannah - and are about as good as it gets, considering the fact that the parks actively carry out a variety of world-class breeding programs bent upon preserving the future. As mentioned, it's a "diamond in the rough", but we should have prefaced that by adding that it's up to all of you PlanetHoppers! to help dig it up and spread the word about its beauty...
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Torn from the headlines of today's conservation headlines, the Central African Republic's Manovo-Gounda St. Floris National Park plays host to some of Africa's most amazing and diverse species - many of which have sadly been hunt....
|Coordinates:||7 00 N, 21 00 E|
|Main Languages:||French, Sango|
|Currency:||Cooperation Financiere en Afrique Centrale Francs (XAF)|
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- Location: Central African Republic