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Democratic Republic of Congo

Why travelling miles and crossing oceans without exploring MAMA AFRICA?
Named after the enormous Congo river, the Democratic Republic of Congo is the second largest country in Africa and it is located in the heart of the continent. It has so much to offer principally due to its cultural diversity, its beautiful flora and its spectacular fauna. It is commonly known for its abundance of natural resources.


If you are one of those who enjoy the tranquility of mother nature, you got a tremendous variety of sites to explore; starting from the Virunga and Kahuzi Biega park which are designated as UNESCO heritage site, the Nyiragongo which is a magnificent volcano, the Congo river which is the 8th longest river in the world, the Okapi wildlife reserve, the Zongo falls, the Vallée de la Nsele park, the Lola ya ba Bonoko which is a sanctuary where you can hang around with bonobos, the Idji Island, the beach of Muanda, the Masisi territory, the Kivu lake and many more.


For culture lovers, there is so much to learn and discover. The Democratic Republic of Congo is home to more than two hundred ethnics with different characteristic languages although French is the official language in the whole country. The country is well-known in the word for the amazing style of music it offers. It is often said that Congo is the cradle of music in Africa and it is a means of spreading joy around. The Académie des beaux-arts, National Museum of Kinshasa, symphonie des arts are just few of the thousand cultural sites you could visit. Do not miss the chance to taste its exotic varied cuisine and experience its love for football but also for sport in general.


You will be able to explore rural and public hospitals of the country and at the same time learn about the healthcare system of the location.