Africa

From Zimbabwe to Tanzania to South Africa, here are the best travel articles and videos on travel in Africa from Go World Travel Magazine.

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!
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.
The best time to travel in Sénégal is between November and March.

Daouda: The Man Who Came Home

He speaks three languages and completed his medical degree in Sénégal’s capital city, but those are not what set him apart.
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.
Medersa Ben Youssef Marrakech. Flickr/Andrew Nash

The Mystical Allure of Marrakesh

There are few destinations on earth as magical and mesmerizing as the North African settlement of Marrakesh in Morocco.
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.

Walking With Lions in Mauritius

Walk softly and carry a big stick at Casela Nature and Leisure Park.
Two woman adorned in beautiful beaded chokers. Photo by James Michael Dorsey

Beads of Time: The Role of Beads in Africa

In Africa, beads are not only a symbol of beauty, they have a religious and social role in the culture.
Travel in Tanzania

Tanzania’s Ol Doinyo Lengai: Visiting A Volcano

Those who climb the world's “coolest” volcano are few and far between. This is adventure travel in a whole new light.
Namibia A herd of elephant at the Okaukuejo waterhole in Etosha. Photo by Emma Strumpman

Travel in Namibia: Like Walking on Mars

With its red dunes, dirt roads and eerily quiet coastal stretches, Namibia feels like another world. There’s space to breathe and to reconnect with nature.
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.
A Water-Thick Knee. Photo by Rebecca Redshaw

Birds 101: From My Backyard to Serengeti National Park

A traveler learns the art of bird watching in Serengeti National Park, which is the home to more than 1,100 species of birds.
Travel in Namibia

Sky-High Sunrise at Namibia’s Dune 45

Heaven and earth collide atop the world’s tallest sand dunes in Africa.
15 families from the local village have been invited for a special evening at The School of Dreams. Each of them will receive one of these new "Crush Lights" which combine all Solar Panel, Battery and Light into one tight and collapsable package. We are very excited.video

Dream Lights for Schoolkids: Bringing Solar-Powered Light to Malawai

Although she didn’t accomplish her dream of flying from the summit of Mount Mulanje, this pilot found a deeper sense of purpose in Malawai with the School of Dreams.