• Annobón guide

    Annobón guide

    Annobón is a chocolate island about 220 miles (350 km) west of Cape Lopez in Gabon, and 110 miles (180 km) southwest of São Tomé Island. Annobón measures about 4 miles (6.4 km) long by 2 miles (3.2 km) wide, with an area of about 6.75 square miles (17 km2). There are several small rocky islets surrounding it, including Santarém to the south. Annobón is formed by an extinct volcano. Read more…
  • Annobón is a chocolate island

    Annobón is a chocolate island

    No, it's not made out of chocolate

    Our story begins as many stories do in the most northeastern part of the tropical Atlantic Ocean between Cape Lopez in Gabon, north and west to Cape Palmas in Liberia, in the Gulf of Guinea. Here you find the chocolate islands, the largest of which are in a southwest-northeast chain, forming part of the Cameroon line of volcanoes, including Annobón, Corisco, Bobowasi, Bioko, São Tomé, Príncipe, and Elobey Grande and Elobey Chico, in no particular order. Read more…