Malawi’s other Big Five to spice up your trip

Malawi’s other Big Five to spice up your trip

Malawi /

More and more people are opting to get off the beaten path on their travels to new exciting destinations. The tourism industry has responded in kind to this rising demand, providing carefully tailored packages that promise an unforgettable vacation experience.   Whether you’re looking for an agency arranged trip or prefer to explore Malawi independently, […]

Bassam, a time travel in Ivory coast

Bassam, a time travel in Ivory coast

Ivory Coast /

Bassam was the first capital of Côte d’Ivoire. Walking through its streets always feels like going through a time travel machine with anachronistic elements.   Grand-Bassam was the first capital from 1893 to 1900 and in July 2012, it’s Quartier France neighbourhood became UNESCO world heritage. Quartier France can be found in Ancien Bassam, a […]

Morocco with Cynthia a.k.a Simplycyn

Morocco with Cynthia a.k.a Simplycyn

Morocco /

Welcome to Cynthia, a lifestyle blogger based in NYC. She is a travellover and share all the things she love and explore during her travel on her blog  simplycyn. Enjoy her latest trip in Morocco.   How could you describe your trip in Morocco? Exhilarating, Energizing and Exciting.   What about people there? People were warm, […]

The Top 5 Markets in Joburg

The Top 5 Markets in Joburg

South Africa /

I am a market aficionado. And after this past weekend I think I can safely say that I’ve been to every market in Joburg and tasted a fair share of the all the food they produce. After a year living in this crazy city I finally feel qualified enough to pick out my favourites and […]

DIVA GRADUATION

DIVA GRADUATION

DRC /

Being here in Congo has shown me a lot of things. It opened my eyes to a whole new world. A world I’ve never seen before, not even thought of in the widest of my imagination. I’m forever glad I’ve got to see the part of me I always thought I had lost in another […]

Breakfast at the African Pride Hotel at Melrose Arch

Breakfast at the African Pride Hotel at Melrose Arch

South Africa /

I was recently invited to a birthday breakfast at the African Pride Hotel at Melrose Arch. We spent the morning in the lap of luxury, devouring delicious and beautifully presented dishes until we couldn’t fit anymore. It’s an ideal location to spoil a loved one or take some time out with good company for a […]

Food Fiesta

Food Fiesta

DRC /

What better than to hear the word ”food” when you’re hungry and you want to try something new and different? Nothing. Alright, I know there are better words than that but not right now with what you’re about to discover. Every country offers a variety of exotic food to try and usually there’s one or […]

Recipe: Mango Lemon Purée

Recipe: Mango Lemon Purée

Gastronomy / Lifestyle /

Serves 2 to 4 people. Preparation time: 7 minutes / Cooking time: 0 minutes What you’ll need 1 ripe mango 1 lemon (juice and zest Direction Zest the lemon and keep aside Peel the mango Dice the flesh and put in a blender with lemon juice. Look out of pips!!! Thoroughly blend the mixture. For […]

#instavisiterlafrique: Top 10 pictures from September 5th-11th 2016

#instavisiterlafrique: Top 10 pictures from September 5th-11th 2016

Inspiration / Lifestyle /

You probably know that Instagram is the social media platform of choice for travellers. To this end, we share your best pictures stamped with our #visiterlafrique hashtag on the daily. Every Monday, our editorial team will be sharing our personal favourite shots.   1. Cameroun w/ @traveltalesgh Our dish of the week hails from Cameroon. […]

Boutiques & Café “ pousse-pousse”

Boutiques & Café “ pousse-pousse”

Senegal /

Senegal is also known as the land of “Teranga”, authentic hospitality, the one country that will welcome you warmly and make you feel at home. In the country you will find two essentials at every corner: the Boutiques and the Café “pousse-pousse”.   The Boutique is our ShopRite, Walmart, Woolworths Food or Carrefour. It is […]