Visiting the Temple of Hathor in Dendera

Visiting Dendera – Causing Chaos in Qena

 Overview: There are days when you’re travelling when everything runs smoothly. There are other days where things are a bit more stressful. Our trip to Qena was one of the…

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Getting close to wild African Elephants at Elephant Sands campsite

The Attack at Elephant Sands Campsite

“I wouldn’t put your tent there.” The guide warned me. “Why?” I enquired. “When the elephants come through in the night they use those trees as scratching posts” as he points to…

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Where to find the best guided city tour of Nairobi

Nairobi Walking Tour: The Best Thing you can do with 24 Hours in Nairobi

If you are wondering what to visit, a Nairobi walking tour is a wonderful way to enjoy the captivating capital of Kenya. Many people simply pass through the city, en-route…

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How to vist Somaliland

Visiting Somaliland as a solo traveler

 Overview: If you’re looking for something truly off the beaten track, then how’s Somaliland as an option? Somaliland is not officially a country but it wants to be.  Only a few…

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Senegal Dakar coast sea

Senegalese Cuisine: Where Food and Culture Intersect

 Overview: Senegalese cuisine has many influences, most notably from the North of Africa as well as French and Portuguese from its colonial past. In this post from travel blogger T. Michelle,…

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Guide to visiting Ethiopia

Travelling Ethiopia – the only country that hasn’t been colonialized during the scramble for Africa

 Overview: Ethiopia is not a major tourist destination yet, but it wouldn’t surprise me if this country became the next big thing in Africa. Ethiopia lacks beaches and safari, and…

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