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

Flamingos on Lake Nakuru (Kenya)

Flamingos on Lake Nakuru (Kenya)

The Kenya Lake System is home to 13 globally threatened bird species and some of the highest bird diversities in the world.
Sunset at Allée des Baobabs

Sunset at the Avenue of the Baobabs, Madagascar

Baobab trees, up to 800 years old, known locally as "mother of the forest", are a legacy of the dense tropical forests that once thrived on Madagascar.
Tribe woman in Toliara, Madagascar

Tribe woman in Toliara, Madagascar

Photo of a tribe woman in Toliara (Madagascar) as she was returning home in the last hour of light just before the night falls.
youruganda hashtag - gorilla

How to see Uganda’s mountain gorillas

Seeing the gorillas in one of the last places on earth it calls home is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Be sure to put a trip to Uganda on your bucket list.
Jemaa el Fna, Marrakesh

Give me one good reason to visit: Marrakesh, Morocco

Marrakesh is home to mosques, palaces and the crowded and bustling walled medieval city of Medina with its narrow alleys.
Knysna waterfront

South Africa: Knysna forests and mythical elephants

Sandwiched between dense forest and a cerulean blue lagoon, Knysna in South Africa is the quintessential Garden Route town.
Titan Travel - Visit the Great Apes, Uganda

Visit the Great Apes, Uganda

12 day Fully Escorted Tour to Uganda.
Nile - Luxor, West Bank, Egypt

Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan

Holiday-makers have been steering clear of Egypt recently. Liz Gill goes on a Nile cruise to find out is it time to revisit Egypt.
Huntingdon House, Malawi

Hotel Review: Huntingdon House, Malawi

Huntingdon House offers colonial luxury in the heart of Malawi’s Shiree Highlands.
Lake Malawi

Lake Malawi: Africa’s Best Kept Secret

Malawi is landlocked, but as Lake Malawi has sandy beaches, uninhabited islands and numerous opportunities for swimming, snorkelling and water sports, who needs an oceanic coastline?