Safari Safety Tips for Beginners

Safari Safety Tips for Beginners

A wildlife safari is certainly a once in a lifetime experience that will result in many stories to tell your friends and enough pictures to fill several albums, but it is equally important to acknowledge the risks of such endeavour. People are sometimes so used with visiting zoos and watching wildlife documentaries that they tend to forget the dangers of adventuring into the wild. The following safari safety tips for beginners are meant to help you plan a nice and safe African adventure: An... [ read more ]

Guide to buying jewellery in Africa

Guide to buying jewellery in Africa

Africa is a fabulous destination under many aspects, but few people at the moment think of it as a shopping destination – and that’s a pity, cause Africa offers truly remarkable crafting, especially when it comes to jewellery. Of course, your choice of an African destination when it comes to a guide to buying jewellery in Africa depends very much on your understanding of the world jewellery. If you mean precious metals and gems, then you probably know already that Africa is among the big... [ read more ]

Off-the-beaten-path safaris in Africa

Off-the-beaten-path safaris in Africa

Africa’s vast wilderness areas and often unspoiled nature never ceases to amaze adventurers and photographers around the world. Going in a wildlife safari trip is the most common mean to get close to the incredible animals living in the African savannah and rainforests – and which most of the world continues to watch only in documentaries or zoos.  It’s hard to find the words to describe such a sublime encounter with nature like the one offered by a safari. However, some purists might... [ read more ]

Top five natural attractions in Tanzania

Top five natural attractions in Tanzania

Tanzania is a country of many wonders: actually, it’s hard to imagine a place in the world where such dramatic natural phenomena are so easy to observed by ordinary tourists. I’m speaking, of course, about the Great Wildebeest Migration and the safari trips that can get you so close to some of the world’s most untamed animals. Apart from being a premiere safari destination, Tanzania is also home to Africa’s highest peak, as well as some amazing cities along the Indian Ocean coast... [ read more ]

Popular events and festivals in Morocco

Popular events and festivals in Morocco

With its charming medinas, scenic mountains and surf-perfect beaches, Morocco has never ceased to attract visitors from all the corners of the world. People are fascinated with the country’s history and architecture, but also with its unique combination of landscapes: desert, mountains and beaches together in one amazing country. Morocco is also a country with a distinctive culture (or rather cultures). Experiencing Morocco means not only sightseeing, shopping and eating, it’s als... [ read more ]

Popular sports and activities in South Africa

Popular sports and activities in South Africa

Once famous for its wildlife reserves, diamond mines, beaches and wineries, South Africa has recently added a new entry in its list of attractions: football. As the first country in Africa to host the World Cup, South Africa has shown passion and commitment for football, but also given supports a change to explore its beauties. However, football is not the only sport that South Africans like. They also like cricket, rugby, golf or sailing. For some quick and basic facts about what sports yo... [ read more ]

What to do in Mombasa

What to do in Mombasa

As Kenya’s second largest city, Mombasa receives plenty of attention. Mombasa is a multicultural city with a very active nightlife and plenty of historic places to visit. A major port at the Indian Ocean, Mombasa  is known for its picturesque old quarters. Not to mention that Mombasa’s beaches are some of the best in the whole Indian Ocean region! If happen to be around this beautiful Kenyan city any time soon, here are some tips and suggestions on what to do in Mombasa: Sightseeing I... [ read more ]