UNESCO world heritage sites: Namibia

UNESCO world heritage sites: Namibia

Namibia /

This nation overlooking the Atlantic ocean is home to 2 UNESCO World heritage sites. From giving insight into the world of our ancestors to allowing us to witness geological rarity, they’re sure to make any trip!   Natural sites   The Namib Sand Sea The Namib Sand Sea is a coastal fog desert on Africa’s South Atlantic coast […]

UNESCO world heritage sites: Zimbabwe

UNESCO world heritage sites: Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe /

This landlocked country southern Africa counts 5 sites on the UNESCO world heritage list. Come check them out with us!   Natural sites 1. Victoria Falls/Mosi-oa-Tunya The Mosi-oa-Tunya/Victoria Falls is the world’s greatest sheet of falling water. Its exceptional geological and geomorphological features and active land formation processes with outstanding beauty attributed to the falls […]

7 Reasons why Sharm El Sheikh should be your Spring Getaway

7 Reasons why Sharm El Sheikh should be your Spring Getaway

Egypt /

1. The Weather No need to check your weather app here because it’s beach perfect. Tan-tastic sunny days and cool, relaxing breezy nights means you will be feeling great whether you’re dancing or diving. 2. Ras Mohammed National Park Spend a day at one of the world’s most famous diving spots and explore an underwater […]

5 Top Places In Lagos by DJ Cuppy

5 Top Places In Lagos by DJ Cuppy

Nigeria / West Africa /

• Nok Resturant By Alara Nok is the BEST restaurant in Nigeria, forget Lagos. I love the ambience and vibe. It an amazing place not only to meet friends, but also to make some new ones. My favourite dish is the ‘Hummus with Suya’. • Quilox Nightclub As a DJ, I go to many clubs, […]

5 things to do in Sao Tome and Principe

5 things to do in Sao Tome and Principe

São Tomé and Príncipe /

Sao Tome Town The town of Sao Tome is picturesque, with colonial Portuguese architecture. Several cathedrals dot a mostly two-story-high skyline of pastel-colored colonial-era buildings with arched windows and ornate balconies. Wide boulevards wind along the waterside, past black rock outcroppings and sandy bays.   Founded by Portuguese in 1485, São Tomé is the capital […]

Where to go for adventure around Nile Valley, Egypt

Where to go for adventure around Nile Valley, Egypt

Egypt /

Lake Qarun Lake Qarun has been a source of fish and a habitat for waterfowl since time immemorial. The lake’s main water source is drainage from agricultural land, which enters through two major drains called el-Batts and el-Wadi. This water has become increasingly saline as agriculture has intensified and the water is now more saline […]

Kailend volunteers’ top 5 weekend spots in Togo

Kailend volunteers’ top 5 weekend spots in Togo

Togo /

Today with us is Samuel Sarr. He was raised in The Gambia and went to school in Togo and the U.K. He’s a social entrepreneur, Pan-Africanist, vegetarian, environmentalist, youth mentor and Executive Director of Kailend. Kailend is a dynamic and forward thinking NGO headquartered in Lomé, Togo; they work to empower low income earning women and […]

Yaoundé: Yves Roland Ndoung’s top 5 spots

Yaoundé: Yves Roland Ndoung’s top 5 spots

Cameroon /

Follow us as we go to Biyem-Assi, a popular neighborhood in Yaoundé, Cameroon’s political capital. Here with us today is Yves Roland Ndoung, a student working towards a Masters in Health and Environmental Communication at ASMAC (ESSTIC).   We found this amazing amateur photographer on Instagram about two years ago. He loves travel, nature and […]

Lesotho : Ha kome historical cave dwelling

Lesotho : Ha kome historical cave dwelling

Lesotho /

The Ha Kome Cave Village is situated at Pulane area in Berea district. The caves were a hideout for the Basia and one Bataung clans during the Lifaqane Wars and cannibalism. The cave is still inhabited by their descendants to this day. There are also faded San paintings in the cave which indicates that the […]

Congo Nil Trail : Get lost along the lake in Rwanda’s wildest corner.

Congo Nil Trail : 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 […]