Category: Africa

A Travel Junkie's Traveling Tales

  "I thrive on sheer sensory overload. I’m Alice down the rabbit hole" Dina Bennett’s…

  "I thrive on sheer sensory overload. I’m Alice down the rabbit hole" Dina Bennett’s on the road again―and she…

Morocco Photo Gallery: Souks and Crafts in Bright Colors

Morocco – A Blaze of Color! By Donnie Sexton If there was a way to…

Morocco – A Blaze of Color! By Donnie Sexton If there was a way to rank countries by how colorful…

Maropeng Heritage Site: South Africa's Cradle of Mankind

Maropeng Heritage Site Offers The History of Humans to Visitors By Jackie Cohen Gauteng, a…

Maropeng Heritage Site Offers The History of Humans to Visitors By Jackie Cohen Gauteng, a northern province in South Africa,…

Casablanca, the Miami of Morocco

Why we'll always have Casablanca By Cindy Lou Dale The international jet-set claim to have…

Why we'll always have Casablanca By Cindy Lou Dale The international jet-set claim to have uncovered a few Moroccan cities,…

Senegal's Favorite Sport, La Lutte, with Mr President

La Lutte: the simplest yet most confusing sport in Senegal By Beetle Holloway Two men…

La Lutte: the simplest yet most confusing sport in Senegal By Beetle Holloway Two men fighting in a ring. As…

Algeria: Exploring a Desert Oasis

Taghit: An Algerian Oasis on the Edge of the Sahara By Tuve Floden Our hotel…

Taghit: An Algerian Oasis on the Edge of the Sahara By Tuve Floden Our hotel bus sailed down the paved…

Mafia Island, Tanzania: Turtles, Whales and Empty Beaches

A Remote African  Paradise By Hattie Rowan It’s not easy to get to Mafia Island.…

A Remote African  Paradise By Hattie Rowan It’s not easy to get to Mafia Island. Lying just south of Zanzibar…

Swimming with South African Sharks

How South Africa's Shark Cage Dive Industry Drives Conservation  By Heide Brandes “SHARK! SHARK! Go…

How South Africa's Shark Cage Dive Industry Drives Conservation  By Heide Brandes “SHARK! SHARK! Go down!!!” The crewman on the…

Kenya's Lunatic Line: Riding the Iron Snake's Last Run

Riding The Lunatic Line across Kenya In Swahili, they called it “The Iron Snake.” Aging, poorly…

Riding The Lunatic Line across Kenya In Swahili, they called it “The Iron Snake.” Aging, poorly maintained and perpetually late, this…

Malawi's Mount Mulanje: Better than Machu Pichu

A journey to the Island in the Sky: Africa’s Uluru By Matthew Sterne It is…

A journey to the Island in the Sky: Africa’s Uluru By Matthew Sterne It is in Cape Maclear that I…

Climbing Kilimanjaro: My Mountain and Me, A Tale of Love and Hate

By Jessie Waack There are those times in life when you lay a challenge before…

By Jessie Waack There are those times in life when you lay a challenge before yourself with the unwavering belief…

Togo: Visiting Fetish Healers at the Market in Lome

My Dance Macabre Among the Fetish Healers of Togo By Edward Placidi It was a…

My Dance Macabre Among the Fetish Healers of Togo By Edward Placidi It was a ghoulish and gruesome scene in…