Eat, Dance and Live Your Way Through Africa in 2019

Eat, Dance and Live Your Way Through Africa in 2019

Inspiration /

Just like everyone else “Travel More” is on my resolution list once again. I can say that this goal was somewhat achieved last year, but this is the year of bigger and better! I found a way to travel from coast to coast, and across Africa this year, and here is how … FESTIVALS! Festivals […]

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 […]

The Adaye Kessiè festival is back

The Adaye Kessiè festival is back

Ivory Coast /

Nearly 31 years since the last celebration of the king of the Brong people, the Adaye Kessiè festival is back this year for its second edition. Organized by the luxury travel tour operator Luxe Voyage and the Brong Gyaman NGO, an advocate organization for the preservation of the Brong culture, the festival has gone back […]

Dakar’s Creative Scene

Dakar’s Creative Scene

Senegal /

Dakar hosted its 12th edition of the Dak’Art, African contemporary art biennale. From May 3rd to June 2nd, Dakar welcomed Africa’s most creative pieces. From Morocco, Nigeria to South Africa, within a month we discovered and reconnected with the beauty of Art in Africa. The opening ceremony was held at the Hotel de Ville (or City Hall), with various art […]

Music in the ruins – Tunisia’s amphitheatres

Music in the ruins – Tunisia’s amphitheatres

Tunisia /

In Tunisia, one of the highlights of the year is the Festival de Carthage. It is a festival that brings together all the people of Tunis, whether nationals or foreigners through the power of music. The musical acts invited to participate vary from classic jazz to hip-hop and the lineup has gotten increasingly eclectic year […]

The second edition of the barbecue festival in Bamako

The second edition of the barbecue festival in Bamako

Mali /

It was a slow, lazy Sunday afternoon and I had been putting off going to the festival. I called up my friend, we got slightly dolled up and went to eat. As the sun was setting in Bamako, we hopped in a Cab and headed to Badalabougou where the “Palais de la Culture Amadou Hampaté […]

Let’s go to Gidi Fest 2016

Let’s go to Gidi Fest 2016

Nigeria /

Gidi Fest 16 (Gidi Culture Festival) is coming up on March 26th! The festival will have music from Davido, Tiwa Savage, Yemi Alade, Phyno, Timaya, K.O., and Riky Rick, with opening acts Adekunle Gold and Small Doctor. Gidi Fest also features food and art from across Nigeria and beach football and volleyball headed by celebrity […]