Madagascar is an island country found in the western Indian Ocean off the coast of southern-east Africa. It is comprised of numerous islands, the largest of which is the island of Madagascar, it is the largest island in Africa and the fourth largest island in the world, after Greenland, New Guinea, and Borneo.
The official languages in Madagascar are Malagasy and French. The capital city is Antananarivo, commonly known by its abbreviation TANA.
The inhabitants of Madagascar are referred to as Malagasy and the country is subdivided into six provinces: Antananarivo, Antsiranana, Mahajanga, Antsirabe, Fianarantsoa, Toamasina, Toliara.
Antananarivo is situated at the center part of the country, it is also the capital and the largest city of Madagascar.
Antsiranana can be found in the northern part; it includes Babaomby which is the peninsula paradise for windsurfing. Many smaller islands like Nosy Be, Nosy Iranja, Nosy komba etc. also can be discovered there beside the Amber National Mountain.在北方是安齐拉纳纳，它包括Babaomby，这是风帆冲浪爱好者的天堂。除了安伯国家山之外，还有许多小岛，比如诺西北，Nosy Iranja，诺西空巴等等。
Mahajanga is the seaside town in the western part; It is mosty famous for the Cirque Rouge near the beach but the city also has caves and natural pools。
The Ankarafantsika national park is on the road to Mahajanga
Antsirabe is the second largest city in Madagascar. The Railwaya station, the independance square, and the lake Tritriva are among the attractions of Antsirabe安齐拉贝是马达加斯加第二大城市。这里的火车站，自由广场，Tritriva火山湖是这里最吸引人的美景之一。
Fianarantsoa: in this town have a lot of scenic spots such as Ranomafana National Park; Geysers; Isalo and Andringitra National Parks mainly known for their canyons and sandstone. Manakara and its beach is also near Fianarantsoa菲亚纳兰楚阿：在这个镇上有许多风景名胜，如:拉努马法纳国家公园；天然喷泉；Isalo和安得里特拉国家公园，这里主要是峡谷和砂岩。马纳卡拉及其海滩也在菲亚纳兰楚阿附近。
Toamasina: is the most important seaport of the country. The Canal of Pangalanes stretches along the east coast from Toamasina. Its most visited beach is Foulepointe. The small island îles aux nattes next to Toamasina is a honeymoon destination图阿马西纳：是这个国家最重要的海港。潘加兰尼斯运河是从图阿马西那东海岸延伸的。它最受欢迎的海滩是Foulepointe。在图阿马西那旁边的小岛“îles aux nattes”是蜜月的目的地。
Toliara is in the southern part of the island where the Bemaraha tsingy, the Baobab Avenue and the small town of Fort Dauphin are located. It also has a beach with white sands and dunes.图利亚拉位于该岛的南部，那里有贝马拉哈Tsingy；猴面包树大道和多芬堡小镇，也有白色沙滩和沙丘的海滩。
Natural resources in Madagascar includes:
-Minerals such as strong Nickel, copper, and platinum, also graphite have been identified in Southern Madagascar.
-Fish such as cray fish, crabs, shrimp, tilapia, catfish and herring.
-Mangroves and coral reefs
-Wood, Madagascar boasts nearly 10 million of intact, native forests containing unique plant species and about 900 species of orchids.
and many others
Flora and Fauna 动植物
Madagscar is known for it's wildlife which is unique only to Madagascar, almost 90% of it's known wildlife is endemic to Madascar, some of which are shown below
People and culture
This part consists of pictures showing malagasy people, traditional clothes, it also shows craft and art, malagasy music instruments and singers, and traditional martial art called Moraingy.
Food and Beverages
Water and Life
Of eight baobab species in the world, six are endemic to Madagascar
Madagascar is a very interesting and big country, we will continue adding more to this post. If there are stuffs we missed, don't hesitate to let us know.
Old city gate 古城门
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