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If you have NEVER been to Africa, when someone mentions "Africa" or you hear "Africa", what is the FIRST thing that comes into your mind?

People associate different regions/continent based on media, informational material, myths, stereotypes and such. The main idea of this discussion is to find out what people who never had "first hand experience" think about the continent. Thanks for your contribution.

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    Mar 23 2013: Adventure, internal strife, the land of plenty (for the tribal rulers anyway), magnificence, passionate people, and slavery and abuse by the indigenous people betraying their own for selfish reasons. Truly a continent of contrasts that defy the imagination.
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      Mar 25 2013: Hello Sir " Testing Cancer"

      You have put the summation in a great way....Yes Africa is a blend of magnificence and challenges....though the beautiful passionate people, make one to overlook the challenges and just fall in love with the continent once you visit.....
      Pay a visit "Safari" to bring the compare and contrast the imagination with reality

      Love,

      Mama Africa...

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