Seychelles belongs to Africa, although it is not a part of Africa's landmass. It is an archipelago in the Indian Ocean, off of East Africa. It is praised as the Garden of Eden on Earth. There four groups of islands: Mahé and its satellite islands, Silhouette Island
and North Island, Praslin Archipelago, and Frégate Island and its nearby reef islands. Granite Island is hilly, while Coral Island is largely low and flat.