Category: Africa

Toubkal

Toubkal (Jbel Toubkal, Tubkal, توبقال‎ Tūbqāl, ⵜⵓⴱⵇⴰⵍ Tubkal) Located in Morocco, Toubkal is a popular destination for hikers because it is a walkable climb with breathtaking views. During the summer, hikers can climb Toubkal without any technical difficulty, and guides can usually be hired to assist when needed. Hikers usually need a permit to climb …

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Devil’s Peak

Devil’s Peak Devil’s Peak sits next to Table Mountain and Lion’s Head near the Twelve Apostles mountain chain in Cape Town (Kaapstad) in the Republic of South Africa. Together, the mountains make an amazing backdrop for the city. Country: South Africa Devil’s Peak is located in Table Mountain National Park in Cape Town, South Africa. …

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Table Mountain

Table Mountain (Huri ‡oaxa, Tafelberg) Table Mountain, which overlooks Cape Town, is known for its unusually wide flat top. It sits in between Devil’s Peak and Lion’s Head, also near the Twelve Apostles mountain chain, forming a striking backdrop for Cape Town. On the Eastern end on the plateau, atop of Table Mountain sits Maclear’s Beacon, a triangulation …

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Mount Kilimanjaro

Mount Kilimanjaro Mount Kilimanjaro is a stratovolcano in the East African country of Tanzania that has three dormant volcanic cones: “Kibo,” “Mawenzi,” and “Shira.” It is one of the Volcanic Seven Summits, which are the tallest volcanic mountains on each continent. The others are Mount Damavand (Asia), Pico de Orizaba (North America), and Mount Sidley …

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