Africa

Africa travel tips and expert holiday Africa travel guide on African destinations including highlights, wildlife, safaris and hotels. Our favourite destinations are Kenya and South Africa.

uganda gorilla trekking
The most memorable travel experiences are often the ones that push you beyond your comfort zone. For me, my Uganda gorilla trekking experience in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park is likely to become a staple dinner party tale for years to come. What a bucket list experience! Gorilla Trekking in Uganda https://youtu.be/hjjUtajt9co Is Uganda...
mombasa woman in old town
Kenya’s largest coastal city is shrouded in history and mystique. This coastal city has a rich history and an atmospheric Old Town with plenty of character. Here are 10 things to do in Mombasa. Things to do in Mombasa 1- Visit Mombasa's Old Town Soak in the ambience of Swahili life...
what to do in nairobi
Baby elephants, friendly giraffes and other wildlife are the focus of attention in Kenya's capital. Here are some things to do in Nairobi. While Nairobi is a modern African city, the colonial past that moulded Nairobi’s character still has a strong influence. You won't be bored as there are several...
kenya
Mention the word "safari" when visiting Kenya and most people think of driving around the Masai Mara with telephoto lenses in search of lions, cheetahs, elephants, giraffes and the elusive leopard or two. You might even picture hiking in the jungle on a Uganda gorilla safari. That's hardly surprising...
Soweto south africa

Soweto Attractions

A tour of Soweto South Africa reveals the heart and soul of Johannesburg. The images of burning cars and riots of the 1980s are long gone. These days, the people of Soweto are filled with optimism. South Africa’s hosting of the 2010 soccer World Cup created further opportunities for...
Fairmont The Norfolk hotel - Nairobi, Kenya
When the Norfolk Hotel first opened in 1904, Kenya, or British East Africa as it was known, was a hunting ground for big-game hunters and The Norfolk Hotel was a favourite watering hole pre- and post expeditions. Wealthy visitors from Europe, escaping from freezing northern winters, and younger sons of...

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