In Lomé with Francesca

In Lomé with Francesca

Togo /

We love our traveling community here at Visiter l’Afrique and love introducing you all to each other even more! Meet Francesca and discover Lomé through her eyes!   So tell us a bit about yourself.   Well my name is Francesca, I am 24 years old. I’m from Italy and Benin. I was born in Cotonou, […]

No visa, No problem: Most visa-open African destinations for African nationals

No visa, No problem: Most visa-open African destinations for African nationals

Benin / Cape Verde / Comoro / Djibouti / Ghana / Guinea Bissau / Madagascar / Maurice / Mauritania / mozambique / Rwanda / Seychelles / Somalia / Togo / Uganda /

If you have an African passport, you already know the hassle of applying for visas to travel almost everywhere. While dreams of a borderless Africa are still far away, some governments are already taking steps to insure smoother travels for africans to their african neighbours. Regional blocks like ECOWAS and SADC allow for relatively free […]

The unknown story of the Woold Home, the house of slave of Agbodrafo in Togo

The unknown story of the Woold Home, the house of slave of Agbodrafo in Togo

Togo / West Africa /

When people go to Dakar (Senegal), Goree Islands is a MUST-GO. Everybody knows the story (or at least heard about) of its sadly famous house of slaves.   Senegal did a good job renovating Goree House of Slaves and turning it to one of the most visited historic monument of West Africa. But Goree Island isn’t […]