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The Republic of Kenya is a country in East Africa that lies on the equator. With the Indian Ocean to its south-east, it is bordered by Tanzania to the south, Uganda to the west, South Sudan to the north-west, Ethiopia to the north and Somalia to the north-east. Kenya has a land area of 580,000 km2 and a population of a little over 43 million residents. The country is named after Mount Kenya, a significant landmark and second among Africa’s highest mountain peaks. Its capital and largest city is Nairobi. Modern day Mount Kenya was originally referred to as ‘Mt. Kirinyaga’ by the indigenous people. ‘Kirinyaga’, meaning ‘mountain of whiteness’ because of its snow capped peak; the name was subsequently changed to Mt. Kenya due to the inability of the British to pronounce ‘Kirinyaga’ correctly. Kenya is famous for its safaris and diverse wildlife reserves and national parks such as the East and West Tsavo National Park, the Maasai Mara, Nakuru National Park, and Aberdares National Park. It has several world heritage sites (Lamu) and world renowned beaches such as Kilifi where the international yachting competitions are held each year.
The United Republic of Tanzania is located in Eastern Africa and is bordered by Kenya and Uganda on the north, Rwanda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo on the west, and Malawi, Zambia and Mozambique on the south. On the east, it borders the Indian Ocean. Tanzania is the home of the world-famous Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest mountain. Serengeti National Park is world famous and has spectacular seasonal migrations of animals. The Ngorongoro Reserve is an extinct volcanic caldera with excellent game viewing from the crater rim. The reserve has large herds of wildebeest and zebra, and lions and the endangered black rhinoceros. Tourism is also focused on the coast, especially the islands of Zanzibar, Pemba and Mafia. Game fishing and diving are the main attractions in these islands.
The Republic of Uganda, is a landlocked country in East Africa. Uganda is bordered on the east by Kenya, on the north by South Sudan, on the west by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, on the southwest by Rwanda, and on the south by Tanzania. The southern part of the country includes a substantial portion of Lake Victoria, shared with Kenya and Tanzania. Uganda takes its name from the Buganda kingdom, which encompasses a large portion of the south of the country including the capital Kampala. Tourism in Uganda is focused on Uganda’s landscape and wildlife. Uganda has a very diverse culture, landscape, flora, and fauna. Major Attractions include: Bwindi Impenetrable National Park; Mgahinga Gorilla National Park; Mount Elgon; Queen Elizabeth National Park and Rwenzori Mountains.
Rwanda, a small landlocked country in East Africa bordered by Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo. The major economic sectors are tourism, mining and agriculture. The three official languages are Kinyarwanda, English and French. Major attractions include: Kigali Genocide Museum, Akagera National Park, Volcanoes National Park, Nyungwe National Park, Lake Kivu, Lake Muhanzi, Virunga National Park and many more.