East Africa

East Africa is a part of Africa around and east of the Great Rift Valley, a land feature stretching from the Red Sea to the Mozambique Channel. East Africa is the cradle of mankind, as the first species of the Homo genus evolved here, and migrated to the rest of the world.
Popular destinations: Dar es Salaam, Mogadishu and Tanzania

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Tanzania is the largest country in East Africa, bordered by Kenya and Uganda to the north; Rwanda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west; and Zambia, Malawi and Mozambique to the south.
Popular destinations: Dar es Salaam, Moshi and Arusha
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On the Indian Ocean coast between Somalia to the east and north east and Tanzania to the south, is the Eastern African country of Kenya.
Popular destinations: Mombasa, Nairobi and Mtwapa
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Uganda is a country in East Africa. It is bordered to the east by Kenya, to the north by South Sudan, to the west by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, to the southwest by Rwanda, and to the south by Tanzania.
Popular destinations: Kampala, Entebbe and Kisoro
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Ethiopia is the second-most populous country in Africa and is Africa's oldest independent country and the only one never to be colonized, save for a short Italian occupation in the 1930s and 1940s.
Popular destinations: Addis Ababa, Lalibela and Bahir Dar
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Rwanda is a relatively stable East African country, and easily accessible from Kenya and Uganda.
Popular destinations: Kigali, Nyungwe National Park and Huye
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Eritrea is in East Africa, bordering the Red Sea, between Djibouti and Sudan, with a long disputed border with Ethiopia.
Popular destinations: Asmara, Massawa and Nakfa
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Somalia is on the Horn of Africa, and is bordered by Ethiopia to the west, Djibouti to the north-west, and Kenya on its south-west.
Popular destinations: Mogadishu, Gedo and Garowe
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Burundi is a small country in East Africa, although it has some cultural and geographical ties with Central Africa.
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Somaliland is officially an autonomous region of the country of Somalia.
Popular destinations: Hargeisa, Woqooyi Galbeed and Berbera
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