Africa travel guide, including current news, inspirational articles, useful tips, independent reviews and beautiful photos.

Wildebeest migration

Serengeti wildebeest migration has started three months early

Hundred of thousands of wildebeest have started flooding the central areas of the Serengeti three months early thanks to unusually dry conditions.
South Africa: Zulu Camp Shambala: elephants

Two faces of South Africa: Johannesburg and game reserves

From Zulu Camp at Shambala, which offers a great combination of high life and wild life to the rebirth of Johannesburg from dirty and dangerous to a popular tourist destination.
Rwandan landscape

Rwanda: shaking off the past and embracing tourism

With its all year subtropical climate and some the finest nature reserves in Africa, Rwanda, devastated by genocide in 1994, is once again open for business.
Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt: White Knight Bay

The charm of Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

There's lots to do in the Egyptian seaside resort of Sharm El Sheikh: from scuba diving and snorkeling, to haggling at the market and camel rides.
Savoy Sharm el Sheikh

Hotel Review: Savoy, Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

The Savoy Sharm el Sheikh provides affordable luxury, with an all-inclusive package which makes it good value for families or groups.
Rabat, Morocco

Morocco to impose tourist tax from April 2014

Holiday makers will have to pay Morocco tourist tax when flying out of the country.
Bradt Travel Guides - South Sudan

South Sudan (Bradt Travel Guides)

Separated from the north in 2011, South Sudan is the world's newest country and has emerged from decades of inaccessibility as a vibrant and diverse destination.
Elephants - Serengeti National Park safari - Tanzania, Africa

Top 5 African safari destinations

We highlight five awesome African safari destinations: South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Rwanda/Uganda and Tanzania. Each has their own special blend of animal magic.
Old Port, Bizerte, Tunisia

Bizerte, Tunisia – get there before the crowds

Tunisia's northernmost town is full of intriguing historical twists and turns but it remains largely unblemished by mass tourism.
Avenue Bourguiba, Tunis

City break in Tunis – an overlapping of cultures, religions and history

Tunis is recognisably Mediterranean in character, yet bound together by an Islamic thread and North African climate that hold a seductive charm and mysticism.