#tembeaKenya

#tembeaKenya

Kenya /

Chances are that if you are an avid or in this case occasional reader of the Economist, Forbes or Time magazines…yes that cliché, there is always some list of billionaires urging us commoners to travel as much as we can especially if you are under 30. This brings me to my next topic of travel […]

#Worthmorealive

#Worthmorealive

Kenya /

Since I am still focusing on Northern Kenya and ecotourism it is only right to applaud the Kenyan government and the Ministry of Tourism for this past weeks action in fight against ivory trade #worthmorealive. A picture truly is worth more than a thousand words and in the words on His Excellency Uhuru Kenyatta, “Ivory […]

V&A Waterfront: the elegance and beauty of Cape Town

V&A Waterfront: the elegance and beauty of Cape Town

South Africa /

 Anyone who’s been to Cape Town will not hesitate to tell you the same thing: it is the most beautiful city on the planet. No doubt about it. Joburg, for all its grit and quirkiness, is charming for reasons other than its physical beauty. Cape Town, on the other hand, is the beautiful cheerleader who’s […]

Nairobi with Family

Nairobi with Family

Kenya /

Exploring local tourism.   Here is a fun fact about Nairobi, you probably did not know that it is the only city in the world that is home to a fully functioning national park located approximately seven kilometers from the central business district. By now you probably took my advice while on business in Nairobi […]

Here are some of Cameroon’s top destinations:

Here are some of Cameroon’s top destinations:

Cameroon / Central Africa / Destinations /

There is an old saying that ‘traveling broadens your mind’. I love seeing how others live. Travel taught me how to take risks and really challenge my perceptions. I love meeting people, visiting places even if I feel uncomfortable or scared about being ridiculed or rejected. Although Cameroon is my homeland, I spent almost 10 […]

My Africa, My Accra by Essilfua Bartels

My Africa, My Accra by Essilfua Bartels

Destinations / Ghana / Inspiration / West Africa /

Essilfua Bartels is the 4th child among 7. She was born in Accra, Ghana but she currently lives in Englewood, NJ (USA). She worked in global companies in Finance and Procurement for 8 years but now she runs a spice and sauce business full time in NJ. She was recently in Accra to work on […]

The Accra City Guide of Nana Anokyewaa

The Accra City Guide of Nana Anokyewaa

Ghana / Inspiration / West Africa /

Nana Anokyewaa, 22, is a Nursing student who resides in Ghana. We discovered her on instagram and we thought it would be super interesting to ask her to tell us a little bit about her city, Accra. In this City Guide, Nana shares her tips on everything from Accra’s best restaurants and shops and sightseeing.   How would […]

Sinai… a Hidden Gem

Sinai… a Hidden Gem

Egypt /

Sinai is one of the best Hidden Gems in Egypt. There are endless varieties where you can stay in, varying from simple camps to 5 stars hotels. The <<Camps in Sinai>> is one of the hidden gems in Egypt. 
The tourists who go to Sharm el-Sheikh are mainly looking for the luxury hotels and the […]

As important as the Sphinx of Giza!

As important as the Sphinx of Giza!

Egypt /

In Egypt, we have many treasures and hidden gems as important as the pyramids. Unfortunately, many visitors limit their visits to Giza Pyramids and the Egyptian Museum where there are many other beautiful places they need to discover. The Madrassa of Sultan Hassan is one of those masterpieces that few know about. The madrassa of […]

Ghana (February/March 2015)

Ghana (February/March 2015)

Ghana /

I went to Ghana for the first time ever exactly one year ago. I can recall the feeling of stepping out of the airplane as if it was yesterday. I miss Ghana, the heat, my family and newly made friends, the food and the positiv energy people give you. A small recap of my experience […]