Top 5 Historic Sites in Africa

Top 5 Historic Sites in Africa

Africa is the continent of dramatic landscapes and epic journeys, but also the Cradle of Humankind. It is almost unanimously accepted today that the human civilization was born in Africa. For this reason, the history of Africa is just as fascinating as its nature. Scattered across the African continent, one can find fascinating reminiscences of a distant and mysterious past. From the murals in South Africa to the pyramids of Egypt, Africa's historic attractions are not only unique in the ... [ read more ]

Africa's Most Spectacular Man-made Attractions

Africa’s Most Spectacular Man-made Attractions

Africa means not only wilderness, but also the cradle of humankind and a place of amazing cultural diversity. Some of the world's greatest empires and civilizations in human history have their origin in Africa, and they are survived by impressive works of architecture. Almost everywhere you go in Africa, you'll find remarkable constructions: from an ancient drawing on a cave's walls, to enormous pyramids in the middle of the desert and huge temple complexes. If you are curious to witness ... [ read more ]

Popular Attractions in West Africa

Popular Attractions in West Africa

The West of Africa might not be the first option for those anxious to dig into the amazing nature and the still undiscovered mysteries of this large and fascinating continent. However, there are as many interesting attractions to visit in West Africa as there are in other parts of the continent. Diamonds, lush forests, unusual architectural creations and virgin surfer beaches represent just a small part of West Africa’s often underestimated touristic potential. Today’s post is an invitat... [ read more ]

Guide to Visiting Victoria Falls

Guide to Visiting Victoria Falls

If you decided to have a go at the Victoria Falls, then I’m sure you won’t need me to tell you just how spectacular or unique the falls on Zambezi River are. While it’s matter whether these waterfalls are the biggest or the most impressive in the world in still unsettled (might be a matter of taste and disposition, just as well), one thing is certain: Victoria Falls are one of the world's greatest natural wonders and quite and inspired vacation destination. Just how sublime or adventur... [ read more ]

The Best Museums in Africa that You Have to See

The Best Museums in Africa that You Have to See

Africa’s nature and its fascinating blend of cultures are the two major sources of interest when it comes to traveling to this big continent. However, art and history buffs will be delighted to discover the African museums. From open air museums and history museums with thousand-years old mummies to the modern, interactive museums, there are just as many ways to learn more about the culture and history of Africa. here are five best museums in Africa that you have to see (no doubt about tha... [ read more ]

Coolest Attractions in Western Africa

Coolest Attractions in Western Africa

Comprising parts of the dessert, the Sahel, deep jungles and a strip of beautiful coastline, Western Africa is a region of staggering diversity. Despite all the dramatic events this region of Africa has witnessed throughout its history (colonialism, slave trade, civil wars, diamond rush), its natural and architectonic treasures are signs of a yet-to-be-discovered touristic potential. If you are wondering which might be the coolest attractions in Western Africa, I can tell you they consist of un... [ read more ]

Top 5 African Cities You Must See

Top 5 African Cities You Must See

When it comes to travel choices, the urban side of Africa is often, and unfairly neglected. While it is true that most African cities are rather flat and they might lack the sophistication of European capitals or the breathtaking sky scrapers of an Asian metropolis, it doesn’t mean they aren’t rich in history and attractions. Let us not forget that, as far as modern anthropology claims, Arica is the cradle of human kind. Today’s top of the 5 African cities you must see is therefore an ... [ read more ]