Senegal’s Genies, spirits and spells. Simon Felton shares stories of the village where he lives.
Beading off the beaten path: experiencing Maasai art and culture in Kenya.
A Gold Mine Tour in Ghana. Tours are surface or underground; wellington boots and blue overalls are provided, as are oxygen packs, hard hats and torches.
A visit to remote Madagascar where Cath Harris finds craftspeople forging lampshades and sculpture out of discarded barrels, meeting locals on bikes.
New York Travel Fest 2013 Travel Writing Contest Winners. A collection of essays about why people are moved to travel, and the different ways they indulge.
Terence Baker: Lalibela Ethiopia. The fees are jacked up to $50 to see the famous rock-hewn churches, Ethiopia’s biggest tourist destination.
Travel Photography in Morocco: Kathryn Weir provides some useful tips for shooting better photos in magical Marrakech, Morocco.
Rwanda | Ten Reasons Why It might Be Your Next Vacation Destination. African travel in Rwanda
A safari from Kenya to Tanzania yields plenty of ‘Big Five’ views including cheetah, lions, elephants, giraffes and ibis.
Namibia: Tracking Rhinos in Namibian African Time. Margie Goldsmith joins experienced rhino trackers in the Namibia Savannah to see the beasts up close.
Morocco’s essential oil is Argan oil, harvested from trees in Berber communities in Agadir Morocco.
Expert Africa specializes in tours for young travelers to Africa.
Rebeccah Fleming takes us Gorongosa Park in Mozambique in southern Africa.
Northern Ethiopia: Kent St. John journeys to northern Ethiopia and visits ancient monasteries high in the mountains.
Matthew Kadey continues his bike tour of Ethiopia. Rocky cliffs, winding river gorges and car-free paths make the Ethiopian highlands Shangri-la.
GoNOMAD Plane Reader ebooks: Take 30 travel articles with you on the plane, and learn all about a place before you get there. These ebooks will inspire you!
Petro Kotzé presents a guide to South Africa’s capital, Pretoria, what to see and do and where to dine and dance.
Petro Kotzé writes about ten fun-filled day trips from the World Cup host city of Nelspruit, South Africa.