KINSHASA ZOO

KINSHASA ZOO

DRC /

Being an animal lover is not something common in everyone, but caring for them is another thing. I firmly believe that if you care about mother nature and human beings, then you also care about other beings, not only your pets but other animals around you. Growing up, there had always being a dog in […]

A lot of activities in Nyanga

A lot of activities in Nyanga

Southern Africa / Zimbabwe /

Located in the Eastern Highlands is a scenically diverse area known as Nyanga. The African name, Nyanga, means the Shaman’s horn and it is as mysterious and intriguing as the name implies. Regarded by Hararians as the perfect weekend getaway, it’s only a 3 – 4 hour drive from the capital.   There are a […]

Terrasse des épices

Terrasse des épices

Morocco / North Africa /

Terrasse des épices is a staple within the heart of the Marrakech Medina. The perfect restaurant bolt hole to rest, relax and enjoy a cocktail or a traditional Moroccan meal. This medina idyll is tucked away in one of the small winding streets of the Medina souks, 15, souk Cherifia. Sidi Abdelaziz. Médina, Marrakech 40000. […]

Visit Praia and the Kriol Jazz Festival

Visit Praia and the Kriol Jazz Festival

Cape Verde / West Africa /

The archipelago of Cape Verde is the at the most western tip of Africa, 300 miles from the shores of Senegal. The ten islands that make up Cape Verde are very varied but undoubtedly the most ‘African’ of them is Santiago, where the capital Praia is.   Praians are welcoming people who are very proud of […]

Magical Kenya

Magical Kenya

Kenya /

Trying to get the hang of travel writing… In between running a small side business, post grad studies, work, clubbing, socializing among other things so far, life landed me to visiterlafrique page while doing one of my numerous rounds on Instagram every other hour so here I am no clue or training in writing let […]

Nairobi for Business & Pleasure

Nairobi for Business & Pleasure

Kenya /

Kenya for commercial travelers, mixing Business and Pleasure. Chances are that if you are a global commercial employee at a multinational, international government or non government organization, global tech company that you will at some point find yourself landing at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport which is the main commercial airport in Nairobi. Traditionally, business […]

Nairobi with Family

Nairobi with Family

Kenya /

Exploring local tourism.   Here is a fun fact about Nairobi, you probably did not know that it is the only city in the world that is home to a fully functioning national park located approximately seven kilometers from the central business district. By now you probably took my advice while on business in Nairobi […]

Gidi Culture Fest 2016

Gidi Culture Fest 2016

Culture / Lifestyle / Nigeria / West Africa /

Barely-clad sweaty bodies smashed together, leaving not enough space to even dance. Getting stuck far away from the stage and not being able to see performers. These were just a few of my expectations of what Gidi Fest 2016 would be. What inspired this vision? I’m not quite sure, to be honest. It could have […]

Some unexpected twists of Lamu

Some unexpected twists of Lamu

Culture / East Africa / Kenya / Lifestyle /

Few coastal towns have tugged at my heart as much as Lamu has. It still shocks me to hear how many of my friends confess that they’ve never been to this beautiful, serene island before. But then again, neither had I until three weeks ago.   I had the pleasure of traveling to Shela, Lamu […]

Valentine’s Day in Zanzibar

Valentine’s Day in Zanzibar

East Africa / Tanzania /

One fine Tuesday afternoon, on a particularly slow day at the office, an email popped up in my inbox from one Alphée introducing herself and the work she does with Visiter L’Afrique. She explained the work they do at Visiter L’Afrique in trying to promote tourism destinations of Africa. Such a fantastic idea I thought […]