The Qantas Airways is one of the leading airlines in Australia as it has developed gradually in tandem with the civil aviation development in the continent. Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Services Ltd, knows as Qantas, was established on 16th November 1920 by Sir Hudson Fysh KBE DFC, Paul McGinness DFC DCM and Sir Fergus McMaster. Presently, Qantas Airways is one of the leading of the world. With world-class hospitality, low air fare, cheap air tickets, online booking service and comprehensive schedule, Qantas Airways has become favourite of the passengers. Around July-September 1959 Qantas Airways acquired seven Boeing 707-138 jet aircrafts. This let the airline expand its route network to more destinations around the world and serve more passengers with Qantas Airways flights. The national animal of Australia, Kangaroo, features on the logo of the airline and its design is adopted from one penny coin of Australia. British Airways bid for a 25 per cent stake in Qantas with an investment worth 665 million Australian dollars in December 1992 and acquired the same in March 1993. Qantas Airways celebrated its 75th anniversary in 1995 and introduced a new logo of a winged kangaroo with words 75 years to mark the milestone.
Being the third largest city on the continent of Africa, Kinshasa is a splendid city that is known for its passion for music, dance and humour. It is a city that believes in enjoying each and every moment. Every time you visit this city, it welcomes you with open arms. Lying on the banks of Kinshasa is the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. In terms of area, the city is equal to another prominent city of Africa namely Johannesburg. The population of the city is around 9.5 million. People here mainly speak two major languages- French and Lingala. The most amazing fact which you will discover about Kinshasa is that it is one of those capitals in the world from where you can directly view other capital known as Brazzaville. People who are living here refer to the city as the musical capital of Africa. The two most amazing bands of this part are Papa Wemba and Kofi Olomide. To spend quality time here in this city with your family and friends would be great fun and a lifetime experience. You can enjoy the Congolese food like 'foufou' and 'chikwange'.
Places where you can move around are The Grand Marché (big marketplace), The tomb of former President Laurent Kabila, The ‘Academie des Beaux Arts’, The area of Kinsuka for those who like African art, Zoo, The Boboto center and The art symphony. To enjoy at fullest, you can move to Kinshasa's excursions such as Chutes de Lukia, A.A.C. Bonobo sanctuary, Kisantu Botanical Gardens, and Kinkole Fish Market. You can also enjoy yourself at the restaurants, clubs and hotels where you can listen to music and dance on the floor. You will also find some local markets from where you can buy all the local stuff.
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