Lesotho: The Forgotten Kingdom

Basutoland gained its independence from Britain and became the Kingdom of Lesotho in 1966. A high-altitude, landlocked kingdom in the middle of South Africa,( country in a country ) is crisscrossed by a network of rivers and mountain ranges including the 3,500m-high peaks of Thabana Ntlenyana. On the Thaba Bosiu…

Tanzania Travel Guide

Tanzania is the largest country in East Africa and is located slightly south of the Equator.Its large variety of nature is overwhelming and includes the Serengeti and Selous Nature Reserves, the snow-covered Kilimanjaro and the spice island of Zanzibar in the Indian Ocean. It is a country of superlatives that…

Congo Travel

Congo is a country located in Central Africa and 1971 to 1997 it was named Zaïre. Described by lonely planetas " A land of steamy jungles hiding half the world's lowland gorillas, masses of forest elephants, and hooting, swinging troops of chimpanzees". Supposed to be the last refuge for the…

Ethiopia Travel

One of the most fascinating things about the country is that it has a very ancient culture, their official language, Amharic, is one of the oldest written languages in the world. Feeding hyena's is part of the culture and is famous for its important 3.5 million year-old 'hominid' skeleton... loads…

Tunisia Travel

Packed full of roman ruins with Bulla Regia near Tabarka as the country's most interesting and interesting one. Famous for its golden beaches, sunny weather and affordable luxuries it benefits from its Mediterranean location and its tradition of low cost package holidays from Western Europe. And then, there is Carthage.

Algeria Travel

Prehistoric rock art of Tassili n'Ajje to impressive palaces and botanical gardens in Algiers, there's sure to be something to cater for most tastes. Home to several World Heritage Sites, including the fascinating town of Tipaza which was once a roman military colony,

Ghana Travel

Ghana has no obvious landmark tourist attraction like the Eiffel Tower in Paris or Mount Kilimanjaro its beauty and intrigue lies in everyday life, from its bustling markets to palm-lined beaches and famous hospitality, you are never bored in Ghana.

Uganda Travel

Intensive gorilla trekking hikes into Bwindi Impenetrable Forest see gorillas and chimpanzees as part of your central Africa great apes safari in the home to over half of the worlds population of mountain gorillas. Visit the The Kasubi Tombs where the Kabaka and others in Buganda’s complex cultural hierarchy frequently…