There are seven continents on Earth. We live on the continent of North America in the country of the United States of America. If you look closely at the map, we lived near the "a" in North America. For you to fly to Africa, you would need to cross the Atlantic Ocean, take at least 2 planes, fly for a minimum of 15 hours, and it would cost you at least $1,000!

There are many diverse countries in Africa, 54 to be exact! Some of the more well-known countries include: Kenya, Tanzania, Egypt, Ethiopia, Morocco, and South Africa. These countries are made up of many different types of land. We call these different types of land biomes. This website explores the continent of Africa, its vast lands, biomes, people and culture. It also helps you take an in depth look at the fascinating animals that live in the countries within Africa.