Tired of vacationing along the Mediterranean coast, the French Riviera and islands in the Atlantic Ocean? Try Africa for size: formerly a Dark Continent, the region has significantly upgraded its tourist sector over the past decade, and now takes pride in a host of destinations that combine adventure, beachside recreation, and sightseeing tours. Sounds too good to be true? Here, treat your insatiable wanderlust to these five holiday jewels: we promise you will love every minute of your stay in Africa!
2. Accra, Ghana