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Moroccan men sitting. Photo by Flickr/Carlos ZGZ

First Person: The Moroccan Men’s Club

As I scanned the rows of customers, I saw there was only one woman – me. The Moroccan café society, I soon learned, is synonymous with 'for men only.' Fortunately, some here were willing to overlook that.
An elephant in Africa. Photo by Finnur Magnusson

From Zambia to South Africa: Rivers to Dust

During a safari adventure, elephants by a Zambian river give way to rare white lions in an arid South African reserve.
Safari in Kenya: Travel to Kenya

Kenya: Hakuna Matata and Me

From mango-stealing monkeys and wildlife safaris to the welcoming Maasai and Samburu people, Kenya left an impression that I’ll never forget.
The Winter Palace was built in 1886.

King Tut and the Winter Palace Hotel

After discovering King Tut's tomb, Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon went to the nearby luxurious Winter Palace in Luxor. You can too.
Sunset in Zanzibar. Flickr/mitchpa1984

Spice Island: Travel to Zanzibar

Once ruled by Sultans and known for its exotic spices, Zanzibar draws visitors for its natural beauty, sandy beaches and unique culture.
Women travel - traveling along

Solo Travel: Rewards of Traveling Alone

Traveling alone offers the chance to try new things, make new friends and even surprise yourself with unexpected abilities.
Travel in Zanzibar Island

Island of Spice: R&R in Zanzibar

Celebrate African-style island life just off the coast of Tanzania.
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.

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