Africa is an amazingly diverse continent. It is the home of an incredible array of animals and people. Africa’s geography is also diverse and consists of a wide variety of landforms. Here some interesting facts:
- Driest Place: The Sahara in northern Africa is the largest hot desert in the world. The climate is extremely dry (arid) in this region.
2. There are sixteen landlocked countries in Africa. Two tiny countries, Swaziland and Lesotho, are located within South Africa. These countries are all located in the interior of the continent and have neither access to the Atlantic Ocean nor to the Indian Ocean.