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Turning Mountains into Anthills

Turning Mountains into Anthills

Kenya / Zoom on… /

I have dreamt of conquering Mount Kilimanjaro, but it is unrealistic to wake up one day and imagine myself fit enough to climb the highest mountain in Africa without any prior practice. But… I could opt to go and climb Mount Longonot. Located in Kenya’s Rift Valley, Mount Longonot was the perfect weekend activity to work […]

Fall In Love in Rwanda

Fall In Love in Rwanda

Rwanda /

It is no surprise that honeymoon destinations across Africa are becoming increasingly popular, and Rwanda is among the top countries of the list. Touring the land of a thousand hills, it is evident why Rwanda is a popular romantic getaway. Keep reading to see how you and your loved one can fall in love in […]

What’s Brewing in Rwanda?

What’s Brewing in Rwanda?

Rwanda /

Although it is known as the land of a thousand hills, there is more to Rwanda than mountain gorillas and mountains. In the Western part of the country, lies Lake Kivu. Lake Kivu is shared between the Democratic Republic of Congo and Rwanda. Along its Rwandan shores, there are various points to enjoy the Lake […]

Falling Between the Borders

Falling Between the Borders

Rwanda /

On the border between Rwanda and Tanzania, are the majestic falls of Rusumo. Rusumo Falls are the largest in Rwanda, and currently, serve Rwanda in a variety of ways. The Falls are used for hydroelectricity, but, the falls also serve as a major tourist attraction in the Eastern region. Although the Falls are gorgeous, they […]

Kigali in 12 Hours

Kigali in 12 Hours

Rwanda / Zoom on… /

Rwanda is front and centre when it comes to development in Africa, from placing a ban on plastic bags to ranking 6th on the World’s Economic Forum Gender Gap Report. It is evident that Rwanda is making a name for itself across different platforms, including tourism.   Although Kigali and wider Rwanda had a turbulent […]

Safaris Redefined – Walking Safaris are the new thing?

Safaris Redefined – Walking Safaris are the new thing?

Zambia /

Going on safari is not a new concept. We are all familiar with the vast plains waiting to be explored by the 4×4 van or Land Rover. The numerous antelopes, wilder beasts and zebras grazing the savannah, giving us encouragement to keep a lookout for the other camouflaged animals. It can get repetitive and dull. […]

Watchlist for Black History Month: Ghana

Watchlist for Black History Month: Ghana

Ghana /

Ghana has always been the golden child when it comes to touring western Africa. Its inviting beaches, rich culture, vibrant city life and Jollof (a matter of national pride), It is no surprise Ghana was voted one of the world’s most favourite destinations. The weather is inviting all year, and there are many locations around […]

Escape Reality at Saga Beach

Escape Reality at Saga Beach

Burundi /

Five kilometres north of Bujumbura lies one of Burundi’s hidden treasures, Saga beach. Previously, Plages des Cocotiers, Saga beach is on the shores of Lake Tanganyika. It was renamed Saga beach by locals to commemorate the popular bar and restaurant around.   Landlocked and one of the smallest countries in Africa, Burundi is often overlooked when […]

Fashion High Tea: A Great Cause Meets High Fashion

Fashion High Tea: A Great Cause Meets High Fashion

Kenya / The editorial choices /

Its fashion week all over the world, and the fashion scene in Africa is no exception. The kick-off event of Kenya’s fashion calendar happened in the past weekend, the annual Zen Garden’s Fashion High Tea. Held every February, this year marked the 9th edition of the event. The event aims to combine fashion, socializing and a […]

A Weekend Getaway: The Mara

A Weekend Getaway: The Mara

Kenya / Zoom on… /

I recently had the opportunity to spend a couple of amazing days in the Maasai Mara, and the experience exceeded my expectations. I’ll take you through what my weekend getaway and what you need to look out for if you are planning a trip to the Mara sometime soon.   I was lucky enough to have […]