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Gorilla trek Uganda

African Adventure: In Search of the Mountain Gorilla in Uganda

Fewer than a thousand mountain gorillas remain in the world. Here's where you can see them in the wild.
Climbing Kilimanjaro

Climbing Kilimanjaro: The Remote Rongai Route

This climbing route promises majestic views and a buffet sampling of the African wild, as it cuts through verdant jungle, alpine desert and glaciers.
Fishing for tiger fish in Zululand.

Fishing Adventure in Zululand, South Africa

Chasing the notorious tiger fish, a species that has the dentures to destroy lures, bait or your hand if you get too close.
Travel in Namibia

Sky-High Sunrise at Namibia’s Dune 45

Heaven and earth collide atop the world’s tallest sand dunes in Africa.
Vernacular architecture uses what is available nearby.

Exploring Malawi through Its Architecture

Investigating the importance -- and decline -- of local architecture in Malawi, Africa.
Safari in Botswana

On Safari: The Wilds of Botswana

Join the safari for a dose of untamed Africa. But beware: Honking hippos may keep you from a good night’s rest.
Travel Seychelles Fregate Island

Wild Isle: The Seychelles’ Frégate Island

Nature is given priority on privately owned Frégate Island in Africa's Seychelles Islands.
Riding a camel in Egypt

Humor: The Egyptian Camel Catastrophe

I had a bad feeling about this before we even saw the camels, but it turned out to be an experience I would never forget.
Dive in the Galapagos to support turtle conservation research!

Volunteer Vacations: Best Places to Volunteer with Wildlife

Love wildlife? Head to one of these destinations to help some of the world's most amazing creatures.

Walking With Lions in Mauritius

Walk softly and carry a big stick at Casela Nature and Leisure Park.

Top Destinations: Why Morocco is Growing in Popularity

Find out why Morocco is growing in popularity and when you should visit.
The elephants take center stage.

Nairobi, Kenya: To Save an Elephant

Spend the day with orphaned elephants at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust in Kenya.
Travel in Mozambique

Paddling Mozambique: African Adventure

For kayak enthusiasts, Mozambique's 1,500-mile coastline dipping is an enticing playground.

On Safari in Maasai Mara: Through The Eyes of a Lion

This was a predator, a killer. He was a larger version of my house cat, and he was considering eating me for lunch!