Loango… “Africa’s Last Eden”

Loango… “Africa’s Last Eden”

Gabon / Zoom on… /

In 2003, Gabon made the declaration to dedicate 10% of the total land to conservation and land protection. The results… 13 gorgeous national parks as far as the eye can see. Specifically, the Loango National Park! Along its Atlantic coastline, in the western part of Gabon.   A collate of multiple habitats, including savannahs, beaches, […]

Hidden Gem: Mly Bousselham, Morocco

Hidden Gem: Mly Bousselham, Morocco

Morocco / The editorial choices /

It takes the right people to show you the beauty of a city. I never took this to heart until I experienced it a couple of months ago. I visited this city once with my family during the summer. Summer time here means beach and sun, fresh fish, crowds and chaos. I hate sitting on […]

Kit-Mikayi: Rock of Love

Kit-Mikayi: Rock of Love

Kenya / The editorial choices /

Over the holidays, I got to go on a rock climbing expedition, but this was not your typical rock climbing experience. Kit – Mikayi is one of nature’s mysteries, a rock formation which stands tall at 120 metres high could be described as nature’s balancing act. It’s a common miscalculation that Kisumu City, Kenya only […]

Daydreaming About Tanzania

Daydreaming About Tanzania

Tanzania / Zoom on… /

If you could travel to anywhere in the world, right away, right now, where would you go? As far as I am concerned, I would definitely be wearing my favorite swimming suit, rocking my natural hair and taking a walk in a wild beach in Tanzania. Here’s why!     The weather   December is the last […]

Lake or Dam… ? Let’s Go to Kariba!

Lake or Dam… ? Let’s Go to Kariba!

The editorial choices / Zambia / Zimbabwe /

The largest man-made lake and reservoir and the 4th largest lake in Africa, Lake Kariba has given us a lot to talk about. On the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe, the lake was originally designed as a hydroelectric dam along the Zambezi River, servicing both countries with electricity. It is still functional presently and doubles as […]

Lake Malawi’s Hidden Treasure

Lake Malawi’s Hidden Treasure

Malawi / The editorial choices /

Once known as Lake Nyasa, Lake Malawi is one of the most stunning destinations around Malawi. On its shores lays Nkatha Bay, one of the lake’s main ports located 413 km from the capital, Lilongwe. It’s described as a “tropical paradise” but then again, so are many popular African destinations. What sets Nkatha Bay apart? […]

City Profile: Luxurious Luanda

City Profile: Luxurious Luanda

angola / Destinations / Zoom on… /

Angola is not the most obvious destination when it comes to leisure travel because of its tumultuous history, the 27-year civil war, and the high cost of living. For many years, Luanda has made the list of the world’s most expensive cities, winning the title in the past.   Travel to Luanda was mostly reserved […]

Fine Dining For A Cause at Angola Restaurant Week

Fine Dining For A Cause at Angola Restaurant Week

angola / Gastronomy / The editorial choices /

Angola Restaurant Week is an annual initiative organized by Luanda Night Life that promotes Angola local gastronomy. It’s main objective is to democratize the access to quality and very expensive restaurants along with with a donation to a  social cause. 500 Angolan Kwanzas (Akz) or each Restaurant Week menu sold will be donated to 2 charity projects.   On […]

Cabo Verde under my skin

Cabo Verde under my skin

Cape Verde / Zoom on… /

It has been six months now that I returned to my home country and to my usual life, and yet, I haven’t recovered from my post-travel trauma. My phone, desktop and laptop home screens show  beautiful views from Cidade Velha. My ringtone is “Nha Manera” by Boy Ge Mendes, recommended by the talented Hilario Silva. I […]

Redefining Kenyan Tourism with Farhana Oberson

Redefining Kenyan Tourism with Farhana Oberson

Kenya / The editorial choices /

Meet Farhana Oberson who is changing our approach towards tourism. Based in Kenya, Farhana uses her YouTube channel and her Instagram, to share positive travel content from her various local and international destinations. Since the birth of her YouTube channel, Farhana has over 40,000 subscribers, aka ” The Rafiki Squad”; and won the 2017 Youtube […]