Akwaaba to my Accra

Akwaaba to my Accra

Ghana / West Africa /

Akwaaba (welcome) readers! This is how guests in the Twi language in Ghana are welcomed.  Let’s introduce you Teddy Kwame Agyei Asabre Dumfeh, 28 years and from The Netherlands. Born in Europe, but his heritage is in Ghana.   Could you introduce yourself? I must say that travelling is one of my biggest passions. I love to […]

5 Reasons to Visit Lamu!

5 Reasons to Visit Lamu!

East Africa / Inspiration / Kenya / Lifestyle /

I’m notorious for chasing sunsets anywhere I go. I’ll most likely be the first to “oohh” and “aahh” over the vivid colours lingering over the skyline, particularly when the sun happens to be setting over the ocean. In this regard, Lamu did not disappoint.   Found off the north coast of Kenya, Lamu Island is […]

Here are some of Cameroon’s top destinations:

Here are some of Cameroon’s top destinations:

Cameroon / Central Africa / Destinations /

There is an old saying that ‘traveling broadens your mind’. I love seeing how others live. Travel taught me how to take risks and really challenge my perceptions. I love meeting people, visiting places even if I feel uncomfortable or scared about being ridiculed or rejected. Although Cameroon is my homeland, I spent almost 10 […]

My Africa, My Accra by Essilfua Bartels

My Africa, My Accra by Essilfua Bartels

Destinations / Ghana / Inspiration / West Africa /

Essilfua Bartels is the 4th child among 7. She was born in Accra, Ghana but she currently lives in Englewood, NJ (USA). She worked in global companies in Finance and Procurement for 8 years but now she runs a spice and sauce business full time in NJ. She was recently in Accra to work on […]

Zanzibar an amazing island

Zanzibar an amazing island

East Africa / Tanzania /

Zanzibar… its name itself is already a trip! This fantastic and mysterious island with its beautiful beaches and roads lined with spices is a real crush.   Located 40 kilometers away from the Tanzanian coast, Zanzibar is an island (specifically, an archipelago) of East Africa located in the Indian Ocean. Covering an area of 1264 […]

Let’s discover Nairobi of Susan Wong

Let’s discover Nairobi of Susan Wong

East Africa / Kenya /

Susan is a smart young woman who live nairobian’s life to fullest. Aside from being a food & award-winning destination writer, Susan is an accomplished commercial lifestyle photographer, Editor of Capital Lifestyle Magazine, former radio presenter, magazine columnist, media personality and brand ambassador. Let’s discover her favorite places   How would you describe Nairobi to someone […]

The Accra City Guide of Nana Anokyewaa

The Accra City Guide of Nana Anokyewaa

Ghana / Inspiration / West Africa /

Nana Anokyewaa, 22, is a Nursing student who resides in Ghana. We discovered her on instagram and we thought it would be super interesting to ask her to tell us a little bit about her city, Accra. In this City Guide, Nana shares her tips on everything from Accra’s best restaurants and shops and sightseeing.   How would […]

Sharon tell us about her Nairobi

Sharon tell us about her Nairobi

East Africa / Kenya /

Sharon is the beautiful woman behind the famous kenyan blog This Is Ess. Since starting the blog in January 2012, Sharon has landed a myriad of unique opportunities in the field of fashion and lifestyle acting as a digital and social media influencer, consultant and brand ambassador. Serving as an archive for Sharon’s outfits and lifestyle […]

Why Kigali Should Be on Every Traveller’s List

Why Kigali Should Be on Every Traveller’s List

East Africa / Rwanda /

Kigali, the capital city of Rwanda, gets often overlooked by travellers. This has to change. Not only is Kigali one of the most beautiful cities in Africa, it is also one of the safest and cleanest capital cities in the continent. This already says a lot. In addition, Kigali is very green and its stunning […]

Style and Beauty in Lamu island

Style and Beauty in Lamu island

Inspiration / Kenya /

If you spend one day in Lamu, and trust me one day is not enough, you will immediately notice the style and beauty norms that make Lamu Lamu. In Lamu, clothing/style/beauty choices and very much inspired by their traditional believes. And being a Swahili town their traditions are a beautiful blend of the Arabic culture, […]