Timimoun the red oasis

Timimoun the red oasis

Algeria /

Souvenirs of a Winter vacations in the city of Timimoun, main oasis of the Gouara region, in the Algerian Sahara. Well known for its warm ochre colour constructions; Timimoun is called the “red oasis” and its architecture is considered to be Arabo-Sudanese. The population of Timimoun is mixed.   Originally, the materials used for the […]

5 beaches in Seychelles

5 beaches in Seychelles

Seychelles /

Anse Bonnet Carré (Island: Mahé) Many visitors to La Digue walk or cycle to the famous Anse Source d’Argent, but few take the trouble to explore further along the coastline. Anse Bonnet Carré’s reward for those that do; a beach that can only be accessed by foot and so, is often deserted. It has the […]

Kigali city tour

Kigali city tour

Rwanda /

Peacefully nestled along picturesque hilltops, Kigali is a thriving African city immediately notable for its cleanliness, orderliness, and hospitality.   Kigali is a great place to begin or end any Rwanda journey as it’s conveniently located in the geographic center of the country. The city is clean and safe, with extremely welcoming people. Travelers will […]

Bogobiri House – Reflecting on Africa’s Artistic Heritage

Bogobiri House – Reflecting on Africa’s Artistic Heritage

Nigeria /

Bogobiri is the ancient birthplace of Uthman dan Fodio where scholarly and artistic knowledge is said to have spread like wild fire through Northern Nigeria. It is also the name of a popular district in Port Harcourt where people from all over Africa converge and where the saying “there are no strangers in Bogobiri” was […]