Tiny Djibouti, located in the Horn of Africa, hosts few visitors, but it is full of intriguing sights and experiences.
On Safari with the All-Woman Guide Team at Botswana’s Chobe Game Lodge
The all-women guide team at Botswana’s Chobe Game Lodge have transformed the very face of safari in Africa. Read about them, here.
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.
Photo Essay: Elephants at the Pool & Other Tales of the Serengeti
In these stunning Serengeti photos, a traveler captures the incredible wildlife and natural beauty to be found in Serengeti National Park, the most popular national park in Tanzania.
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.
How to Ditch the Safari Circuit and Do-It-Yourself in Kenya
Leaving buffets, fancy lodges, and vehicles with shock absorbers behind, we set off on a do-it-yourself safari.
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.
Wild Isle: The Seychelles’ Frégate Island
Nature is given priority on privately owned Frégate Island in Africa’s Seychelles Islands.
Video: Diving with the Cow Sharks of Cape Town
Join photojournalists Aaron Gekoski and Chris Scarffe as they dive with some unusual sharks in South Africa.
On the Move in Mauritania: The Iron Ore Express
Amid thick desert dust, this Mauritanian train transports iron ore and provides small-town passengers with access to the outside world.
Solo Travel Namibia: Dunes of Sand and Salt
In Namibia, one of the least populated countries in the world, you can plunge over sand dunes in a four wheeler and look for wildlife in the desert.
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.