Top 10 Things To Do In Rwanda

Top 10 Things To Do In Rwanda

Rwanda / The editorial choices /

Let me introduce you to Rwanda, nicknamed the country of a Thousand Hills! This is because of its hills (obviously), mountains and volcanoes in the west of the country. When Rwanda was a Kingdom, its royal capital was Le Nyanza. Today its capital is Kigali, the Silicon Valley of Africa!   Travelling in Rwanda is […]

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 […]

The Tour de L’Espoir is Kicking Off in Cameroon

The Tour de L’Espoir is Kicking Off in Cameroon

Cameroon /

Have your heard about the Tour de l’Espoir? It’s one of 6 races that make up the UCI Nation’s Cup U23, a cycling competition organized by the International Cycling Union. For the second year in a row, the Tour de l’Espoir will be taking place in Africa, this time in Cameroon.   From February 4th to February […]

Lesotho, The Kingdom in the Sky

Lesotho, The Kingdom in the Sky

Lesotho /

A country inside a country. No oceans. No seas. No coast line. The only country in the world that lies at an altitude of 1000m. Can you guess which country I am talking about? If you’re thinking Lesotho then you’re correct!   I’m going to be honest, I didn’t know about this country until recently when searching […]

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, […]