With total of 53 countries, Africa is the second largest continent in the world. Some of the most popular cities of Africa include:
- Cairo - The capital of Egypt, it is the most populous city of Africa.
- Lagos - The commercial capital of Nigeria, it is the most populous city of the most populous nation of Africa.
- Johannesberg - The largest city of South Africa, it stands as a reminiscent of struggle against apartheid.
- Cape Town - One of the well-known cities of South Africa, Cape Town is popular world wide for its Table Mountain and Cape Point.
- Alexandria - This city of Egypt is probably the oldest inhabited city of the world. The former capital of Egypt, it is the place where the mighty Nile meets the Mediterranean Sea.
- Kinshasa - Resting amicably on the banks of the river Congo, this capital city of the Democratic Republic of Congo is another significant city of Africa. Hub of the economic affairs of the nation, it is also the epicenter of some of the greatest music genres of Africa.
- Kano - The third largest city of Nigeria, it is the administrative center of the country.