The oasis village of Taghit in the vast country of Algeria offers much to be explored. From 4×4 driving in the desert to local music and culture.
Barbaig Nomads of Tanzania, who create arrows and artwork from discarded scrap metal that they melt down to reuse. Visiting the tribe in their village.
A journey around the West African country of Gambia, a poor nation with a combination of cultural influences including Arab and colonial. What to see and do
A European woman explores Sudan in Africa, a country with ancient traditions, strict rules about men and women, unusual food and beautiful beaches.
The Western Cape’s reputation for wine is undiminished — but now its food has caught up. Bree Street in Cape Town is South Africa’s best food strip.
In Great Rift Valley of Tanzania, meeting the Iraqw people who have practiced innovative farming techniques and use cow dung to create methane for cooking.
Tracing the places that Karen Blixen visited in Kenya that inspired the movie, “Out of Africa” starring Meryl Streep. Karen Blixen museum and Masai Mara.
Paarl, on Route 62, is the pearl of the South Africa’s Boland and where some of the country’s best wines are to be found.
Visiting Northern Malawi during the rainy season makes travel treacherous, but yields some unforeseen benefits, Brittany Caumette discovers.
A visit to the busy market in downtown Accra Ghana. The author meets artists who create works from discarded materials and enjoys the hospitality of Ghana.
Tony Giles traveled to west Africa. He’s totally blind. In this story, he recounts a special moment in Abene, Senegal, playing music with locals.
Nigeria’s movie business produces hundreds of feature-length films every year, using digital cameras, each one in ten days or less, on a budget of $20,000.
An overland walk across the Rooftop of Africa, the Sanetti Plateau in Ethiopia, and climbing the second-highest peak in Ethiopia, Mt. Tuludimtu.
Nick Parkins writes about cruising on the Red Sea and visits Petra in Jordan, the Pyramids and the Sphinx in Egypt and other attractions on a cruise.
Keeping the faith: The maasai environmental resources coalition.
Kenya: On Safari Just seven kilometers from Nairobi center Nairobi National Park is where you can drive through in your own car and see the Big Five.
Chad: Touring Animal Parks Where Hope Blooms. A wildlife tour of Chad, in Africa encountering lions, zebras, hippos, wildebeast, and hyenas.
Morocco: Rockin’ the Kasbah Exploring the history and Hollywood connections of the Aït-Ben-Haddou Kasbah