Guide to Serengeti National Park

Guide to Serengeti National Park

This is not the first time we mention or feature Serengeti National Park in Tanzania on our blog. But the park is so unique in its unspoiled wilderness and hosts such an incredible number of animals that one cannot afford to miss it. Allegedly the  most popular attraction in Tanzania, Serengeti is closely connected with another of Africa’s big parks, the Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya. However, in today’s guide to Serengeti National Park I will only concentrate on some basic fact... [ read more ]

5 Amazing African Itineraries

5 Amazing African Itineraries

Vast and mysterious, Africa would take a lifetime to explore in all its richness and diversity. But unfortunately for today’s travellers, even a sabbatical year of travelling represents a luxury that not many can afford. There’s no reason to panic, however. With some smart and carefully planned itineraries, you’ll be able to have to best of Africa’s nature, landscapes and culture in just a few weeks’ time. So here come my suggestions for 5 amazing African itineraries: The Nile a... [ read more ]

Activities for Kids in South Africa

Activities for Kids in South Africa

Taking your kids to an African adventure has all the chances to become one of the most inspired decisions you ever made. South Africa has hardly any rival in terms of biodiversity, not to mention the superb beaches one can find in this country. Making your vacation as kids-friendly as possible is also quite an easy task: with numerous national parks and hundreds of safari offers to choose from, your kids will never get bored. And the good news is that, in addition to the safari tours (which ... [ read more ]

Unusual Architecture in Africa

Unusual Architecture in Africa

Africa is a terrific place for those willing to discover its architecture. While in the big cities you can find more conventional buildings, skyscrapers, European-style churches and mosques (most of which can be found in North Africa) in the least urban areas of Africa true marvels of architecture are waiting to be admired and photographed. So get ready to walk the least beaten paths of African tourism and discover the unusual architecture in Africa: Great Mosque of Djenné Made of mud and... [ read more ]

Shoppers Guide to Morocco

Shoppers Guide to Morocco

Morocco will often seem like a place out of this world to the occidental traveller. The country is famous for its Islamic architecture, beaches, mountains, oasis, as well as the proud Berber tribes living at the limits of the desert. Morocco is also a fabulous place for shopping: if you’re looking for goods like carpets, fabrics, tiles or pottery, Morocco’s markets are the ideal place. Actually, the country’s traditional markets (souks) offer a memorable experience: from the fragrant f... [ read more ]