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Africa Travel Planner Intro
North Africa
West Africa
East Africa
South and South-Central Africa
Deciding When to Go
Calculating Currency Exchange
Learning Local Languages
Determining Time Differences
Making Telephone Calls
Planning Your Safari
Taking Public Transportation
Packing Your Suitcase
Clearing Customs
Dining Out
Finding a Place to Stay
Staying Healthy
Staying Safe
Saving Money
Photographing Africa
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Scenes from a Kenya Safari

 
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Africa Travel Planner

Making Telephone Calls


Making telephone calls from the United States to Africa can be tricky. Countries such as Niger and Ethiopia have stretches of time when phone lines are down due to poorly built infrastructure. Then there's the task of figuring out country codes and city codes. For help, consult these websites below.


Related Web Resources:


International Telephone Country Codes
Dialing instructions for various countries in Africa and beyond.

International Telephone Codes-World Travel Gate
Codes for countries and cities throughout the world.



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