PUNDU

PUNDU

DRC /

The Democratic Republic of the Congo consists of twenty six provinces of which Kinshasa is the capital. With a country so big and so many provinces, naturally there are a lot of tribes which over time, adopt their own culture. Here, people eat differently though we have the same foods. Sometimes local dishes are cooked […]

PALM OIL INTERVIEW

PALM OIL INTERVIEW

DRC /

 For this time, I decided to do something different and interview sellers in the market. For my location, I chose the market of UPN, route de Matadi. It’s a big market with everything you could look for. From fruits, vegetables, clothes and much more.   You can get there by either a taxi or a […]

What to do during your stay in Zanzibar?

What to do during your stay in Zanzibar?

East Africa / Tanzania /

Many different activities are available, offering you a stay rich in adventures! I’ll tell you here what to do in Zanzibar and share with you my detailed experience. Before choosing the activities, you may be assailed on the beach by the famous “beach boys”, trying to sell you the maximum possible activities. We had the […]

5 reasons you will enjoy discovering Dakar with me

5 reasons you will enjoy discovering Dakar with me

Senegal /

I was born in Dakar, lived here, went abroad but every time I managed to come back to the Teranga. The love I have for Dakar is surreal. As an ambassador it is only legitimate that I do my best and show you Dakar at it’s bestest. Here are 5 reasons why you will enjoy Dakar with […]

The unknown story of the Woold Home, the house of slave of Agbodrafo in Togo

The unknown story of the Woold Home, the house of slave of Agbodrafo in Togo

Togo / West Africa /

When people go to Dakar (Senegal), Goree Islands is a MUST-GO. Everybody knows the story (or at least heard about) of its sadly famous house of slaves.   Senegal did a good job renovating Goree House of Slaves and turning it to one of the most visited historic monument of West Africa. But Goree Island isn’t […]

Hope is ivorian

Hope is ivorian

Culture / Ivory Coast / Lifestyle / West Africa /

Djibril DRAME is a young Senegalese fine-art photographer who very early on, has been a fixture in major local productions. A neophyte in the world of photography in 2007, Djibril becomes the youngest photographer to contribute to Voix Vives publishing’s “Dakar Emoi”. Following close on the heels of this project, he joins the daily paper […]

The second edition of the barbecue festival in Bamako

The second edition of the barbecue festival in Bamako

Mali /

It was a slow, lazy Sunday afternoon and I had been putting off going to the festival. I called up my friend, we got slightly dolled up and went to eat. As the sun was setting in Bamako, we hopped in a Cab and headed to Badalabougou where the “Palais de la Culture Amadou Hampaté […]

Dried fish interview

Dried fish interview

DRC /

Part of my mission for this month was to get at least two or three interviews of different people in Kinshasa and allow people to live the truest possible experience through my pictures and get a taste of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. When walking down the same market of UPN, in route de […]

LE WAPAL HOTEL

LE WAPAL HOTEL

DRC /

When we start planning for an upcoming trip, there are many things to take into consideration but the second thing that comes into place right after the destination, is the accomodation. Where to stay is always the question that troubles us most, especially when you don’t have your own private room at your cousin’s seven […]

Accra City Guide by Maame Adjei, an african girl going places

Accra City Guide by Maame Adjei, an african girl going places

Ghana / West Africa /

Let me introduce Maame Adjei a multi talented producer, actor and artist. She’s best known for her role as both actor and co-producer on the hit TV show “An African City.” She’s currently producing new content that explores the beauty and dynamism of Africa, including her travel show “Girl Going Places” whose pilot season is […]