Yoyo Tinz Festival

Yoyo Tinz Festival

Culture / Ghana /

Yoyo Tinz is set to host their first festival in Accra, Ghana on the 19th to the 25th of November. The name “Yoyo” evolved from Ghanian slang for “hip-hop”, which is what Yoyo Tinz is all about. Developed around a love for hip-hop, Yoyo Tinz aims to document and promote the African hip-hop scene. Their […]

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 […]

“Gorillas in The Mist”

“Gorillas in The Mist”

Central / Inspiration / Rwanda / Uganda /

Going on safari never goes out of style, however, there are so many other experiences the continent has to offer. With all the wildlife diversity available, there are so many opportunities to interact with some of the world’s unique and endangered species. On our radar currently, are the elusive mountain gorillas.   If you are a […]

Travel Watchlist: Botswana

Travel Watchlist: Botswana

Botswana / Inspiration / Zoom on… /

If you are a fan of Alexander McCall Smith’s “Mma Ramotswe”, Botswana already might hold a special place in your heart. Located in the Southern region of Africa, Botswana is the place visit next! Mostly famous for being home to the Kalahari Desert and the Okavongo Delta, Botswana is not short of grandeur and places […]

Teaching myself how to love: a journey into the spiritual practice of our ancestors Pt 1

Teaching myself how to love: a journey into the spiritual practice of our ancestors Pt 1

Benin / Culture / The editorial choices /

My idea was genius! No Brilliant! I had finally found the answer that would unite all people of the diaspora together. The idea came through my head like water. To create a retreat titled “Back To Our Roots” that would re-unite the people of the diaspora back to the land.   “The cure for the […]

Where Magic Meets Reality At Taragalte Festival, Morocco

Where Magic Meets Reality At Taragalte Festival, Morocco

Culture / Morocco /

Are you looking for a getaway filled with music, magic, heartbreaking sunsets, bonfire, starry nights and fun? I got you! Taragalte Festival is definitely what you are looking for!     In the presence of the Godmother, Oum and Godfather, Aziz Sahmaoui, Taragalte Festival will take place from October 26th to 28th 2018 in M’hamid El Ghizlane or so […]

Our favorite hotels in Marrakesh

Our favorite hotels in Marrakesh

All Lifestyle / Inspiration / Lifestyle / Morocco /

When it comes to riads, whether home-stays or traditional hotels, Marrakesh has a lot to offer in terms of accommodation options. We’ve picked out 3 of our favorite spots that are sure to make your Moroccan stay unforgettable.   Riad Goloboy Riad Goloboy is a guest house located in Marrakech’s popular Sidi-mimoun(Medina) quarter. The residence […]

Instavisiterlafrique: top pictures from January 1st-8th 2017

Instavisiterlafrique: top pictures from January 1st-8th 2017

All Lifestyle / Inspiration / Lifestyle /

As you may know, Instagram is the social media platform of choice for travellers. To this end, we share your best pictures stamped with our #visiterlafrique hashtag on the daily. Every Monday, our editorial team will be sharing some our personal favourite shots.     1. Limbe, Cameroon w/ @spiritedpursuit In addition to its beautiful […]

Mini plantain pizzas with Fourme d’Ambert and fresh figs

Mini plantain pizzas with Fourme d’Ambert and fresh figs

All Lifestyle / Gastronomy / Lifestyle /

I’m really glad to be working with plantain today, a staple food in several regions of the world including my native Cameroon. I’m always trying to use it in interesting ways with original and tasty recipes. One of these delicacies includes these mini plantain pizzas, a culinary creation to be enjoyed as an hors d’oeuvres […]

#instavisiterlafrique: Top 10 pictures of 2016

#instavisiterlafrique: Top 10 pictures of 2016

All Lifestyle / Inspiration / Lifestyle /

As you may know, Instagram is the social media platform of choice for travellers. To this end, we share your best pictures stamped with our #visiterlafrique hashtag on the daily. Every Monday, our editorial team will be sharing some our personal favourite shots. This week we’re switching up our usual selection with our best shots […]