Victoria Onuche


Freelance Content Creator

Victoria Onuche


Freelance Content Creator

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5 Most Romantic Island Destinations in Africa.

February 22, 2020 Uncategorized

Seeing as the month of love is still upon us, I decided to share some of the best romantic destinations from my list of places I would love to visit in Africa with you. This year is the year we explore more places virtually and in reality.

So, I Checked and found some really good flight deals on Travelstart. I believe would be very helpful, to you and a loved one visiting any of these romantic destinations anytime soon and without breaking the bank too. (the most important reason for this post).

P.s: My favorite destination is at the end of this post.

  • NIGERIA – Obudu Moutain Resort

Formerly called “Obudu Cattle Ranch” is a ranch and resort located on the ‘Obudu Plateau’ in Cross River State, Nigeria.

With activities like swimming, horse riding, hiking, private dining areas, beautiful views to tour, this mountain resort promises to be a great romantic destination.

  • KENYA – Manda Island

This is a rustic island of the Lamu Archipelago of Kenya with idyllic beaches, boutique hotels and the ruins of Takwa.

It is well recognized, for its 9th-century ports of Takwa and Manda town. the island is linked by ferry to Lamu and where Manda airport is located.

Activities like snorkeling, swimming, boat rides, kitesurfing, mainland safari trips, museum tour, Lamu fort, and Takwa ruins is what makes this place really interesting.

A stay at the majlis resorts, makes a romantic getaway to this island even more interesting as they help with all the activities you need to enjoy your stay on the there.

  • CAPE VERDE – Ila do Sal

Ilha do Sal is an exotic island in the Atlantic Ocean gifted with powdery beaches and dormant volcanoes.

The town Santa Maris is a major reason to take a romantic trip there, because of the pastel-colored houses, loverly eateries, beautiful and well-equipped beaches found in the area.

The island, is said to host many romantic activities such as romantic Glamping experience, horsing riding, private Boat sailing trips, sal experience tours, shark watch from Santa maria amongst other great activities.

  • MAURITIUS – Fli En Flac

This is a seaside village on the west coast of Mauritius, in the district of the black river.

It has a coastline of about 13 kilometers, with many luxury hotels spread out on over 10 kilometers of Flic en Flac.

The area, offers a breath of fresh air both at night and during the day. They also have lots of activities lined up for visitors, that helps them try out the street food during the day and explore the area to their satisfaction.

  • SEYCHELLES – Praslin Island

Praslin is an island in Seychelles, in the Indian ocean. it is known for it’s palm-fringed beaches, like Anse Georgette and Anse Lazio.

The main beach, Anse Volbert-Cote D’or, faces the offshore islet Chauve Souris.

Praslin rugged covered interior, is home to Praslin national park which makes it the perfect place for a romantic getaway.

It is the only island, you get to enjoy an 18 hole round of golf on a championship course, you also discover the amazing Coco De Mar, an exotic plant that led to the belief that Seychelles was the true garden of Eden (must be really beautiful).

This island, also serves as a great base for trips to neighboring islands. Where you can visit the amazing sea birds on Cousine island, explore the hills, mangroves, go swimming or scuba diving and meet the giant tortoises in the wild on Curieuse.

Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.

Maya Angelou

Most of these countries are visa-free, while others provide visas on arrival to Nigerian Passport Holders; which means all you have to do is, book Cheap Flights on Travelstart and you are on your way to a romantic getaway with the Love of your life.

Do let me know; other Romantic destinations you know and would love to explore in the comment section and don’t forget to like, comment and share this post if you enjoyed it.













  • Onuche 12:31 pm March 2, 2020 Reply

    great piece

    • VickieAlfa 2:03 am March 3, 2020 Reply

      Thank you

  • Amina Adamu Sabah 6:22 am March 3, 2020 Reply

    This is nice, Obudu has always being at the too of my list of places to visit in the country. Greatnoieace dearπŸ‘ŒπŸ½πŸ‘ŒπŸ½πŸ‘ŒπŸ½

    • VickieAlfa 1:58 pm March 3, 2020 Reply

      Thank you for Reading

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