Christmas in Kinshasa

Christmas in Kinshasa

Central Africa / DRC /

As kids we’ve been told many stories about Christmas and Santa Claus, so when winter knocked in, we couldn’t wait to celebrate it. Some people even started as early as December 1st. Christmas is considered as one of the most important celebration in the Christian community. Alongside New Years, they’re the most famous winter holidays […]

Travelling to the heart of traditional pottery making in Rwanda

Travelling to the heart of traditional pottery making in Rwanda

East Africa / Rwanda /

Are you looking for a memorable day trip out of Kigali? A visit to the Gatagara Cooperative offers the perfect hands-on pottery experience combined with meaningful learning. Situated between Ruhango and Nyanza, Gatagara is a 90 minutes drive from Rwanda’s capital city. Once at the cooperative, you will learn all that there is to know […]

A Nomadic Experience

A Nomadic Experience

Morocco / North Africa /

The Medina acts as the heart of Marrakech, with its incredible Aladdin’s cave style winding passages, laced with everything to stimulate the senses. From the finest artisans, leathers, spices, jewels and gems. The colourful palette within the Medina teamed with an abundance of wonderful fragrances like fresh mint, pungent saffron and sweet dates enhance the […]

Chefchaouen, A little piece of Moroccan Heaven

Chefchaouen, A little piece of Moroccan Heaven

Morocco / North Africa /

Chefchaouen is one of Morocco’s best kept secrets. Known as the blue city, Chefchaouen has been frequented by some of the world’s leading artists and musicians. The powder- blue buildings and winding streets reflect the Moroccan sky, while the picturesque sleepy city acts as a true bohemian paradise. Chefchaouen boasts a strong Andalusían influence with […]

To Learn about South Africa: Vilakazi Street, Soweto

To Learn about South Africa: Vilakazi Street, Soweto

South Africa / Southern Africa /

For many people, especially visitors to Johannesburg, Vilakazi Street is the epicentre of Soweto life. On the one hand this makes it one of the most lively and interesting places to visit, but on the other it also means it has very quickly become ‘tourist central.’ Even so, a visit to Vilakazi Street provides something […]

A Weekend in the Bush at Sabie Sands

A Weekend in the Bush at Sabie Sands

South Africa / Southern Africa /

Any trip to South Africa is not complete without a visit to a game reserve to see the beautiful creatures that make our country and our continent famous. Visitors to Johannesburg can count themselves lucky that they are in easy reach of hundreds of spots perfect for spotting wildlife and spending a relaxing few days […]

Aziz life experience: Rwanda

Aziz life experience: Rwanda

East Africa / Rwanda /

What is Azizi Life? In Swahili ‘Azizi’ means good life. Azizi Life is a charity organization who’s vision is “to participate in local initiatives for the development of Rwandan communities working towards physical and spiritual wholeness for all.”They work with different women’s cooperative to help earn fair-wages by selling their crafts to help develop the different […]

Espace Sobo Badé

Espace Sobo Badé

Senegal / West Africa /

Getting out of Dakar is hard. In a city with endless distractions, when it comes to the end of the week the temptation to stay put is strong. But these days with the new autoroute à péage which cuts travel time significantly, getting out of town for the day, or even just a few hours is easily […]

About my trip in Namibia

About my trip in Namibia

Namibia / Southern Africa /

Tell us a bit about yourself? My name is Lee Litumbe, and I’m a 26 year old Cameroonian American currently based in Atlanta, GA. After graduating from college and working primarily in Business & Finance, I realized my life needed balance. I was in desperate need of a creative outlet at the time, and longed […]