5 Things to Do in Lagos

5 Things to Do in Lagos

Uncategorized /

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 […]

A Weekend in Douala with Kenneth

A Weekend in Douala with Kenneth

Cameroon /

We love our traveling community here at Visiter l’Afrique and love introducing you all to each other even more! Meet Kenneth and let him show you how he gets down in Douala.   So tell us a bit about yourself.   My name is Kenneth Fomunung and I fancy myself a global citizen. I’m originally from […]

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 […]

Soiless Farming with Samson

Soiless Farming with Samson

Nigeria /

We love our traveling community here at Visiter l’Afrique and love introducing you all to each other even more! Meet Samson and discover his passion for innovative agriculture!   So tell us a bit about yourself.   I am Samson Ogbole, co-founder PS Nutraceuticals International Limited. I am a firm believer in the agricultural future of […]

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 […]

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 […]

Saint-Louis Island, A UNESCO World Heritage Site

Saint-Louis Island, A UNESCO World Heritage Site

Senegal /

Saint-Louis was, up until 1957, the capital city of Senegal and Mauritania. This historic city was highly influential in the fields of education, culture, crafts and services. Its distinct architecture, from the ornate balconied homes of the beautiful Signares to the rare Portuguese courtyarded  homes, lends to the charm of the island.   In 2000, Saint […]

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 […]