Madagascar Mini Travel Guide

Madagascar Mini Travel Guide

Madagascar /

Madagascar holds the title of the biggest island in Africa and the fourth largest in the world. As the island had been isolated from the world for quite a long time, so much of its natural flora and fauna is unique to it. The main languages spoken by its 22 millions in habitants are Malagasy […]

From the mountains to the sea : a selection of destinations for 2018

From the mountains to the sea : a selection of destinations for 2018

Congo / Lesotho / Sudan /

  Need an advice to choose your next destination ? Please let’s inspired by our three favourite Hiking in Lesotho Mountainous Lesotho is a hiker’s paradise. It is the highest country in the world, and with over 700 peaks it can be hard to choose which to tackle. The Sani Pass, which borders KwaZulu-Natal in […]

Where to find the “They Call It Africa, We Call It Home” photo book

Where to find the “They Call It Africa, We Call It Home” photo book

Focus / Lifestyle / The editorial choices /

People are always asking us where they can find Visiter l’Afrique’s first book. “They call it Africa, we call it home” is a photo book of the most beautiful 100 photos shared by our community together with 7 travel stories told by Bozoma Saint Jones (ex head of Apple Music marketing department), the singer Inna […]

Seychelles Mini Travel Guide

Seychelles Mini Travel Guide

Seychelles / The editorial choices /

The Seychelles is an archipelago of 115 islands in the Indian Ocean, off East Africa. It boasts some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, coral reefs and nature reserves. If its natural beauty isn’t enough to draw you to this paradise, perhaps the visa free entry for all foreign nationals might do 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 […]

5 Things to Do in Lagos

5 Things to Do in Lagos

Uncategorized /

Nike Art Centre Nike Art Gallery is an art gallery in Lagos owned by Nike Davies-Okundaye. The gallery is arguably the largest of its kind in West Africa. Housed in a five-storey tall building, it boasts a collection of about 8,000 diverse artworks from various Nigerian artists. Lekki Conservation Centre The reserve area which covers […]

The Stone Circles of Senegambia, A UNESCO World Heritage Site

The Stone Circles of Senegambia, A UNESCO World Heritage Site

Senegal /

Spread over a territory of 100 km wide and 350 km in length, these megalithic circles form a cross-border property shared by Senegal and Gambia. Four complexes comprising of 93 circles were inscribed as World Heritage sites in 2006: Sine Ngayène and Wanar in Senegal, and Kerbatch and Wassu in Gambia. These are all located in […]

Saint-Louis Island, A UNESCO World Heritage Site

Saint-Louis Island, A UNESCO World Heritage Site

Senegal /

Saint-Louis was, up until 1957, the capital city of Senegal and Mauritania. This historic city was highly influential in the fields of education, culture, crafts and services. Its distinct architecture, from the ornate balconied homes of the beautiful Signares to the rare Portuguese courtyarded  homes, lends to the charm of the island.   In 2000, Saint […]

Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary, A UNESCO World Heritage Site

Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary, A UNESCO World Heritage Site

Senegal /

Located 60 km north of St. Louis, Djoudj National Park is a 16 000 ha wetland with a large lake surrounded by streams, ponds and backwaters. It is a vital sanctuary for 1.5 million birds, as well as an additional 3 million that migrate here every year from September to April to flee the European […]

The Calabar Carnival & Festival

The Calabar Carnival & Festival

Nigeria /

The vision started in 2004 by the then Governor of Cross River State Mr. Donald Duke. Carnival Calabar also tagged “Africa’s Biggest Street Party” was created as part of the vision to make Cross River State the number one tourist destination for Nigerians and tourist all over the world. The event which begins on every […]