Chad Is a small country located in Africa. It is a landlocked country and it shares a border with Sudan, Libya, and Nigeria. People migrated to this area about 2700 years ago. By the end of the first century A.D many states and empires were created. It was the main trade route of Africa. France conquered it in 1920 and people of Chad got independence in 1960 from France. Chad has a very good climate. Sometimes it gets hot and sometimes it starts raining within no time. From June to September it is the best time to visit Chad.
Lakes of Ounianga :
Lakes of ounianga are a series of lakes located in Chad. It occupies a basin between the mountains in Chad. All the lakes are very different from each other and have a different variety. Some have hot water and some have a cold. They are all different in depths and chemical compositions. All of them are very beautiful and create a mesmerizing view in the center of a desert. People from all over the world come to visit these lakes. The largest lake is Lake Yoa and is the most popular one. Some of the lakes have very fresh water and is great for swimming as well.
Wildlife Zakouma National Park :
Zakouma national park is the oldest park in Chad and it was given the name of the national park in 1963. This park was created for the safety of animals and for their protection. Many laws were also made for the animals which prohibited animal killings. The park is the home of Elephants Lions Giraffes Hippos and many other animals. Some of the species are so rare that they can only be found at the zakouma national park. Overall it a great place to visit and experience the natural inhabitants in their own place.
Ennedi Plateau :
Ennedi Plateau is located in the north of Chad. It is 1450m above from the sea level. It is the highest point in the Chad region that is why it has a hot climate. The plateau consists of many landscapes which are very beautiful and create a great view for tourists. Plateau mostly consists of the deserted area but the curved mountains and small lakes make a great combination in making the desert beautiful. The area is famous for some of the oldest species of crocodiles as they are the remains of river Nile.
Chad’s Cuisine :
Chadian cuisine is a famous way of cooking a dish which contains many elements. All the elements are mixed with each other and a very special dish is created. Recipes may differ but the method of cooking is the same. The dish contains fruits vegetables meat and grains as well. Okra is a common ingredient which combines with meat and rice. Different type of meats can be used like chicken mutton beef fish etc. All of the ingredients are mixed and topped with peanut sauce which makes it extra delicious. There are many other dishes as well. It is the best place to eat and learn about African French dishes. Street food is highly recommended as it gives the taste of the culture of Chad.