With a perfect mix of colorful and monotone ambiance, exotic liveliness and peaceful seclusions, Equatorial Guinea is a bounty full of surprises. A country that was once alive with heart and a total pleasured drive, today it stands in the shadow of its former self. Even so, what makes this country a perfect destination for travel? Why, this is something you must figure out on your own when you travel here!
The capital city of Malabo is a wonderful place to visit, especially with its various attractions. A must visit is the Bioko Biodiversity protection program that offers a wonderful insight on the protection of the local biodiversity and rural civilization. Bata is a town that is an upcoming city, due to the influx of the oil finance. Many modern buildings are slowly being built, especially alongside the Bome beach. The nightlife here is slowly thriving, making it an excellent opportunity for those who wish to let loose and let their hair down after dusk. Moca is the perfect place to get in touch with the rural and indigenous people of the Bioko Island. Apart from these cities, you must also visit Ebebiyin, Evinayong, Luba and Mongomo.
The few attractions that are located here make for a wonderful visit, especially the natural beauties here. The Monte Alen National Park is one such attraction. You can get in touch with nature at this natural reserve that is most popular for its jungle trails. Take a walk through this venture and you will be greeted with several of the local fauna species. The Cascades of Moca is a popular destination, especially for its population of monkeys. Travel here and you will also be greeted by Lake Biao and Lake Loreta that makes for an excellent visit, especially for its scenic beauty. Ureca is also a popular place to visit, especially during the dry season. During this time, turtles come ashore the beach and lay their eggs. Apart from this, you can always visit here for a hike in the nearby jungle.
The cuisines of Equatorial Guinea will offer you a delightful insight into the blend of the local tribes as well as its colonial influences. The bush meat is a local delicacy that is a must try, especially along with the local fish and chicken cuisines, that is often served in a spicy curry. No meal is completed without a drink, and the beverages here are worth a try. Sip on a chilled Malamba or a hot cup of Osang in the evening. For the alcoholic lovers, beer and palm wine is a must.
The geographical landscape here offers a delightful array of activities that will range from peaceful relaxation to an adrenaline driven rush. You can tour the local national parks and reserves, wherein you can experience the local flora and fauna thrive in the natural habitat. You can work on your tan or frolic on the beach of Ureca. You can even go swimming and diving here. You can even escape to the beach at Bata, which is best known for its isolation and calm.
A planned trip to this destination will allow you to experience wonderful surprises that will help you create several memories that will last a lifetime. However, unplanned and unexpected mishaps are bound to happen on such trips. If you are not well protected, it can hamper your trip and harm your safety. But with a safety net, you will be well protected. Flexicover, with its range of single trip travel insurance, multi-trip travel insurance, gap-year travel insurance and many other covers, ensures that you are well equipped for every eventuality.
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