Travel Watchlist: Banfora, Burkina Faso

Travel Watchlist: Banfora, Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso /

I’m going to come clean and admit that I had never thought of travelling to Burkina Faso before. Other than general knowledge about the West African country, I had no information about the attractions around Burkina Faso. Just like I was convinced that Burkina Faso should be on my travel wishlist, hopefully, this will convince […]

#instavisiterlafrique: Top 10 pictures from September 26th to October 2nd 2016

#instavisiterlafrique: Top 10 pictures from September 26th to October 2nd 2016

All Lifestyle / Inspiration / Lifestyle /

You probably know that 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 our personal favourite shots.   1. Karamoja, Uganda w/ @Penny0m Karamoja is an arid region in northern […]

Discovering : the art of Vo Vietnam in Burkina Faso

Discovering : the art of Vo Vietnam in Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso / Culture / Lifestyle /

“Vo Vietnam” means Vietnamese martial arts. The Vo school burgeoning in Burkina Faso is called the Son Long Quyen Thuat school, literally translating into “fighting school of the dragon’s mountain”. It was founded Master Nguyen Duc Moc.   Julien Drabo is a martial arts aficionado. He was named in memory of a French army lieutenant […]