Comoros Islands: General information, customs and curiosities

Let's pack our bags and organize a trip to the spectacular one of the most beautiful places in the world. We refer to Comoros Islands, which are archipelagos that perch on the African continent, and where you can feel the calm and fresh breeze of the Indian Ocean.


These volcanic islands they land geographically northwest of Mozambique and north of Madagascar, southeast of the black continent. It is worth mentioning that little more than half a million inhabitants live here who speak languages ​​like Arabic and French.


It is important to know that in the Comoros Islands we can fish just like the locals or those who know how to practice rural tourism in the agricultural fields, in addition to enjoying the fabulous beaches of course. As for the local gastronomy, we recommend you not to stop tasting the native fruits such as bananas and coconut.


In case you did not know, we tell you that in the Comoros Islands, it is known as the island of essences because here the finest ones are made fragrance productions for perfumes Worldwide. This is because there is a large production of exotic flowers and plants with special and wonderful smells. It is worth mentioning that one of its most outstanding essences is the ylang ylang, Cananga odorata or Flor de Flores, which is a small flower that is used as a raw material for perfumes with mild scents, especially for women. In addition, the locals say that this plant has aphrodisiac properties. Do you think this is true?

Finally, we tell you that many locals tend to paint their faces with natural products made from sandalwood and coral.

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