With its laid-back vibe, wildlife and nice climate, the Gambia has long been a magnet for backpackers looking for a taste of the West African coast.
Yes Africa can be dangerous, but that’s what makes it so exciting. Follow these seven ways to stay safe in Africa to make the most of your visit.
ravelling around the world is most people’s dream, but few will make it a reality due to concerns about the costs involved. But, cost alone should not stand in the way of trying to visit some of the most beautiful places in the world. With deals and offers always being available, travelling doesn’t have to […]
ike many destinations around the world, there’s no better way to get a grip on a culture than through its cuisine. The contribution of local Bantu food mixed with Arab and Persian flavors and Indian spices makes eating one of the most enjoyable things about Zanzibar! Being an island nation, the sea is also the […]
hat is now a tiny, beautiful tropical island off the coast of Zanzibar, was once not a pleasant place to be at all. At first, Changuu Island (known more commonly as Prison Island) was the location where slaves were detained and held until they were transported to places in the Middle East or Europe. After […]
One of the absolute coolest things to do in Egypt is to visit an oasis, and one of the most easily accessible is the Siwa Oasis.
Spotting wildlife in Africa isn’t always as easy as going on a safari. The best viewing times are often in the early morning at sunrise, and early evening at sunset. In this photo, we’re just getting started with a sunrise game walk in Botswana’s Okavango Delta.
A large photo of a typical South African supermarket that we passed on my way back to Jo’burg from Kruger Park.
During a safari walk, our group came across a hippo skull in the Okavango Delta of Botswana.
I like this photo for the juxtapositions: rough brown wall against smooth bright blue door.