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Gallery 1957 in Accra, Ghana

Gallery 1957 in Accra, Ghana

Ghana /

Based in Accra and working internationally, Gallery 1957 is dedicated to contemporary art. With a curatorial focus on West Africa, the gallery presents a programme of exhibitions, installations and performances by the region’s most significant artists. Gallery 1957 works with artists currently bridging the gap between local and international practices, including Serge Attukwei Clottey, Jeremiah […]

Culture Club Cheese, Cape Town

Culture Club Cheese, Cape Town

South Africa /

They are Cape Town’s first boutique artisan cheese hub and fermented foods hotspot and restaurant. With 80% local and 20% imported cheese, husband and wife Luke and Jessica are seeking to turn Cape Town into South Africa’s cheese capital. Luke is a cheesemaker, monger and affineur from the UK, who has made cheese all over […]

Must see : Lake Malawi

Must see : Lake Malawi

Malawi / mozambique / Tanzania /

The jewel in the crown of the country’s tourist attractions is Lake Malawi, “discovered” by the missionary-explorer Dr David Livingstone just over 150 years ago. Although totally landlocked, Malawi is not denied its “inland sea”. This vast body of freshwater fringed by beaches of golden sand is not only a scenic wonderland but it provides […]

The 5 adresses of Inna Modja in Bamako

The 5 adresses of Inna Modja in Bamako

Mali /

Inna Modja is a musician, songwriter, and visual artist from Mali. She grew up between Accra and Bamako where she was born. After learning her craft with artists like Salif Keita, and Rail Band of Bamako, she relocated to Europe where her solo career took off. With her unique style, mixing Desert Blues and Hiphop, […]

5 Top Places In Lagos by DJ Cuppy

5 Top Places In Lagos by DJ Cuppy

Nigeria / West Africa /

• Nok Resturant By Alara Nok is the BEST restaurant in Nigeria, forget Lagos. I love the ambience and vibe. It an amazing place not only to meet friends, but also to make some new ones. My favourite dish is the ‘Hummus with Suya’. • Quilox Nightclub As a DJ, I go to many clubs, […]

Hello from Dakar with Sarah Diouf

Hello from Dakar with Sarah Diouf

Senegal /

Sarah Diouf is the founder of a Senegalese media company called Ifren — housing 2 publications : (1) Ghubar, a digital magazine crossing African & Arabic influences through fashion, arts & culture, and (2) NOIR, a digital + print lifestyle magazine for black women — and an affordable Ready-To-Wear brand called Tongoro. She stand for african […]

Two Galleries to visit in Douala: MAM and Doualart

Two Galleries to visit in Douala: MAM and Doualart

Cameroon / Central Africa / Destinations /

Be sure to note down these 2 spots if you’re an art junkie just like me. DOUAL’ART Located in Bonandjo, Douala’s historic city centre, Doual’art is a contemporary art hub and an incubator for new urban initiatives in African cities. The 300 m² space hosts 7 exhibits per year. It includes a documentation center open […]

Where to sleep in Marrakech? Riyad El Cadi

Where to sleep in Marrakech? Riyad El Cadi

Morocco /

During my last stay in Marrakech, I stayed at Riyad El Cadi, an oasis of peace located 5 minutes from the Jemaa El Fna square. Upon arrival at the Riad, the staff was at my beck and call. The guest house is run by Julia Bartels with whom I had the opportunity to exchange a […]

Best Restaurant in Cameroon : IYA BUEA

Best Restaurant in Cameroon : IYA BUEA

Cameroon /

For me, IYA BUEA, is a place to have fine dining for African/cameroonian cuisine. The vibe is good and the price is good too compare to Douala or Yaoundé. As a Cameroonian, i love eating there because IYA Buea knows how to pay homage to Cameroon’s rich & diverse gastronomy and cultural heritage. They serve a seasonal menu […]

I felt in love with Saint-Louis at first sight

I felt in love with Saint-Louis at first sight

Senegal / West Africa /

St Louis, or Ndar as it is known in Wolof, was founded in the 17th century as a French colonial settlement, and is one of the oldest cities created by Europeans on the west coast of Africa. Its’ incredible history as the capital of Senegal until 1957 is part of what led to its’ inscription […]