Get lost along the lake in Rwanda’s wildest corner

Get lost along the lake in Rwanda’s wildest corner

Rwanda /

The Congo Nile Trail is a trail along Lake Kivu that extends from Rubavu, continues through Rutsiro via the Karongi, Nyamasheke districts and ends at Rusizi District. 227 km (141 miles) of beautiful landscapes, including rolling hills and clear water. The entire trek can be completed in a 10- day hike. However, the trip can […]

5 Things to Do in Lagos

5 Things to Do in Lagos

The editorial choices /

Nike Art Centre Nike Art Gallery is an art gallery in Lagos owned by Nike Davies-Okundaye. The gallery is arguably the largest of its kind in West Africa. Housed in a five-storey tall building, it boasts a collection of about 8,000 diverse artworks from various Nigerian artists. Lekki Conservation Centre The reserve area which covers […]

the national museums of Rwanda

the national museums of Rwanda

Rwanda /

Though the national museum of Rwanda (today’s Ethnographic Museum) was only established in 1989, the country’s network of compelling museums has expanded rapidly since then, and today there are six sites all across the country administered by the Institute of National Museums (www.museum.gov.rw). From ethnography to environment and art to architecture, the national museums of […]

The Stone Circles of Senegambia, A UNESCO World Heritage Site

The Stone Circles of Senegambia, A UNESCO World Heritage Site

Senegal /

Spread over a territory of 100 km wide and 350 km in length, these megalithic circles form a cross-border property shared by Senegal and Gambia. Four complexes comprising of 93 circles were inscribed as World Heritage sites in 2006: Sine Ngayène and Wanar in Senegal, and Kerbatch and Wassu in Gambia. These are all located in […]

In Kigali with Sheila

In Kigali with Sheila

Rwanda /

We love our traveling community here at Visiter l’Afrique and love introducing you all to each other even more! Meet Sheila as she settles into Kigali!     So tell us a bit about yourself.   My name is Sheila Ingabire Isaro, Well I’m raised in Canada, specifically the ‘‘6’’, Toronto. But I was born in […]

In Abuja with Amira

In Abuja with Amira

Nigeria /

We love our traveling community here at Visiter l’Afrique and love introducing you all to each other even more. Meet  Amira and let her take you around Abuja!   So tell us a bit about yourself.   My name is Amira, and I love to eat. It’s really that simple. I also love to travel. I blog […]

In Accra with Latifah Idriss

In Accra with Latifah Idriss

Ghana / Zoom on… /

We love our traveling community here at Visiter l’Afrique and love introducing you all to each other even more! Meet Latifah and experience the Accra she has come to know.   So tell us a bit about yourself and where you’re based ?   Hi, Latifah here, based in Accra. I’m a creative. Currently working on […]

In Chefchaouen with Carolin Rupp

In Chefchaouen with Carolin Rupp

Morocco /

My name is Carolin Rupp and I am a travel journalist from Germany. Besides traveling, I am co-CEO of the company Walkntravel and organize our travel events all across Germany where we invite different travelers toshare their adventures with our audience. I also get to go on stage to present my personal experiences. From documenting the Guatemalan […]

Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary, A UNESCO World Heritage Site

Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary, A UNESCO World Heritage Site

Senegal /

Located 60 km north of St. Louis, Djoudj National Park is a 16 000 ha wetland with a large lake surrounded by streams, ponds and backwaters. It is a vital sanctuary for 1.5 million birds, as well as an additional 3 million that migrate here every year from September to April to flee the European […]

2017 TOTAL Great Ethiopian Run International 10k

2017 TOTAL Great Ethiopian Run International 10k

Ethiopia /

The 17th edition of the Great Ethiopian Run is set to take place in Addis Ababa on  on Sunday 26th November 2017.  With an expected 45,000 participants from all corners of the world, the race has become the biggest road race in Africa.   Since its inception in 2001, it has been the vehicle of […]