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Active vacation in Madagascar - things to do, entertainment and nightlife

Madagascar offers a rich choice of entertainments to its guests. The majority of these activities are connected with nature in some way or another. Nature is the biggest treasure of Madagascar! Just as one would expect from an island country, water-based activities are particularly developed here. For example, Nosy Boraha (or Île Sainte-Marie) is a true paradise for all fans of diving. Rich in corals, the coastal area of this island is an ideal destination for snorkeling.
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Professional divers choose sites close to Île Sainte-Marie depending on the purpose of diving. Are you interested in seeing many underwater creatures? In this case, the Pagoda site is the best choice. This site, which is up to twelve meters deep, is home to the Epinephelus, muraena, lobster, sea turtle, and stingray. If corals are the major priority, the reefs of Andavadaoaka are a fabulous place to start. There are many coral species, including rare black corals. The depth of this site is up to thirty meters. The name of the next diving site, Groupers’ Wall, speaks for itself. This site is forty meters deep on average. Tourists eager to see something unusual simply cannot miss seeing Cocoteraie sunken ship in the waters of Île Sainte-Marie. This shipwreck is fifteen meters deep. Many divers also enjoy exploring the sunken fishing boat named Leopard.
Watching humpback whales is an unusual and exciting entertainment that Île Sainte-Marie can offer to tourists. Guests can rent a boat or even a pirogue from islanders and explore Île Sainte-Marie and the nearby islands this way. Enjoy fishing or head to the strait between the main island, Madagascar, and Île Sainte-Marie. From July to September, it is possible to see humpback whales from a distance of 100 meters. This distance is enough not to scare the animals and take many memorable pictures of these gorgeous whales, the length of which can be up to 17 meters. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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Mahajanga is the second largest port city in Madagascar. This is also a popular resort that offers various entertainments for active tourists and vacationers who prefer tranquility. Riding a pirogue, driving a motorboat or scooter – travelers are always welcome to enjoy these. There are also interesting hiking tours for any taste. The most popular trails are the following: the trail that leads to Anjohibe grottos and the trail to the Mahafanina Waterfalls. Bullfighting is one more show that vacationers can watch in Mahajanga.
Consider visiting the Lemurs’ Park during a vacation in Madagascar. This popular zoo is located not far from Antananarivo. As the name of the zoo states, this is a place where visitors can have fun with cute lemurs. Besides that, there are many reptiles and turtles in this zoo. Botanical and Zoological Garden of Tsimbazaza is one more interesting zoo that is located in the capital city. Lemurs, turtles, exotic birds – visitors are even allowed to feed some animals. Of course, visitors can use only special types of food approved for each species. Finally, Croc Farm is another amazing place where visitors can find crocodiles, frogs, geckos, iguanas, and chameleons.
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All key nightlife destinations of the country are located in its capital. Simply think of what you want and pick the venue that suits the most. How about billiards and karaoke? In this case, head to Dreams Karaoke Sports Bar Billiards. The name perfectly explains what this establishment can offer to its guests. Are you a fan of spirits and delicious alcoholic cocktails? Dzama Cocktail Café is an excellent choice in this case. La Сasbah Bar is another great place to relax. Le Six hosts some of the best discos in the city. How about quality live performances? It is hard to find an establishment more suitable than Cabaret du Glacier. Finally, L'excuse is one of the most peaceful and tranquil lounges in the city.
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UNWTO Reveals How the Pandemic Affected International Travel

It is not a secret that the COVID-19 pandemic has hit global tourism badly, and World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) once again proved this. According to the recently published data, international tourist arrivals between January and May 2021 were 85% below the results of 2019 and 65% below the results of 2020. It is safe to say that this is the biggest crisis that world tourism has ever seen in its history, and the industry has to stay in such a state for the second year. Read this

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Entertainment, recreation and attractions in cities of Madagascar

Antananarivo
Antananarivo is definitely not short on nightclubs. Many locals and guests of the city prefer to head to the Tana neighborhood in the evening in order to relax in Espace Dera. It’s a large nightclub with a spacious dance hall that is never too hot or sweaty. There are also private rooms where guests can order drinks and relax in a comfortable setting, enjoying a conversation. Pandora Station is a famous club in the central part of the city. Despite the location, the club is not expensive. … Read more

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