Where is Antsirabe Located?
In the highlands of Madagascar is the third largest city of the island: the ancient and traditional Antsirabe with its almost 200,000 inhabitants. Hot Springs, stately villas, traditional breweries, gem factories and a colonial blend of English-French-Scandinavian architectural heritage characterise the city.
What Country is Antsirabe in?
The” most original “part of the city is located between the railway station and the”Hotel des Thermes”. Here you can still feel the atmosphere of the colonial period. During a tour of the city, the various influences of the colonies of the time are immediately apparent. French villas next to Scandinavian villas and English gardens provide a pleasant mix.
If you are not on foot, in Antsirabe mainly colorful “Pousse – Pousse” (Rickshas) are used. In the city there are 20 workshops, which are specialized only in the construction of “Pousse-Pousse”. Also, possession of a driving license is required by the so-called “Shooter” (drag) to drive the mostly covered companions.