Africa

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5 of the Most Diverse Things to do in Kenya

April 1, 2016

Kenya is one of the most visited countries in East Africa for tourists, and for a very good reason: there is so much to see and do! From wildlife safaris, incredible mountain landscapes, colourful cities and pristine beaches, Kenya is incredibly diverse and has something for just about any type of traveler. It wouldn’t be […]

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Haggling Tips in Marrakesh (and Gifts to Look Out For)

May 13, 2014

Haggling is accepted in many parts of the world. Morocco is one of the countries in which haggling is not only accepted, it is the norm. The souks (open-air markets) are the best places to shop in Morocco. Many of the best souks can be found in Marrakesh. Haggling takes some getting used to for […]

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Elephant, Buffalo, Balloon: The Best African Safaris by Private Jet

October 14, 2013

I hate to admit my ignorance, but I once flew under the impression that the only people who went to Africa were do-gooder missionaries and wealthy folks who poach for sport. While I realized that my impressions were flawed long before I had the opportunity to travel across Africa as part of a chartered jet […]

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Top 10 Eco-Tours in Africa

October 10, 2013

Africa is one of the most diverse continents in the world when it comes to wildlife. While it has been slower than other continents in embracing eco-tourism, it has fully caught up with the other parts of the world in preserving its nature and wildlife as well as its natural habitat. So many companies are […]

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Travel along Zambia’s Chobe River

September 5, 2013

Sometimes people forget the historical importance of a country, let alone the majesty of its nature. Zambia is a great place to vacation –its nature is vast and its Chobe River allows it to straddle three neighbouring countries at the same time – Zimbabwe, Namibia and Botswana.  Then of course this country is also known […]

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Enjoying Egypt

October 11, 2012

This is a guest post by Vlad Vistac Egypt holidays have always offered a taste of something a little different. It’s a magical country with culture, heritage and fascinating sights by the bucketload. However it has also become something of a beach bum’s hotspot. The Red Sea promises a dry, temperate climate, with a refreshing […]

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A Brief Guide To Kenyan Safari Holidays

September 15, 2012

Although a safari in Africa is likely to be one of the best experiences you will ever have, knowing which country to opt for can be confusing. The major safari holiday locations in Africa include Tanzania, Rwanda, Uganda and Ethiopia, however, many believe the best safaris can be found in Kenya. Why Kenya? In fact […]

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Traveling to Giza – Home of the Pyramids

July 17, 2012

Giza is closely connected to the capital of Egypt, Cairo. Oftentimes absorbed into the city of Cairo, Giza is close to the famous Pyramids of Giza that are located on a desert plateau close to Cairo near the Pyramids Road. Known worldwide, the Pyramids of Giza, along with the Sphinx, are the very icons of […]

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