By Preston Nix

#34 South Africa

  South Africa is my favorite country in the world so far (besides the U.S. of course). It feels almost cliche given how it may be the only African country someone goes to, and it is very different from the rest of the continent, but it really is incredible. There is a ton to do,…

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#31 Cairo

      Personally, Cairo is one of my least favorite cities ever. I had an amazing tour guide in a friend of mine from the University of Texas, and I had a great time, but the country is hot, the people are rude, sand is everywhere, it is crowded, and just not a relaxing…

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#35 Belize

Belize is one of my least favorite countries. The beaches are nice, and I should say that the Cayes in the north, especially the Blue Hole, are supposed to be great, but on the whole, I feel like this country separates itself from its neighbors only because it is English speaking. Other than that, it…

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#37 The Dominican Republic

  The Dominican Republic is a fantastic country to visit. I highly recommend it. Especially for long weekends. Direct flights from the states for under $500 round trip, beautiful beaches (my favorite in Latin America so far) and really great people. They don’t hassle you, it’s safe, and still very authentic.   Santo Domingo (Spent…

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#27 Kenya

Kenya is a great introduction to Africa, and I highly recommend it for people who want to get a taste of the continent. A lot of people also tend to come here for mission trips, and it’s a good place to do so. It’s poor but safe, and developed enough to have what you need….

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