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My Love Affair with Zimbabwe

I fell in love with Zimbabwe in 1994, and as I returned over the years, I witnessed the country crumble under Robert Mugabe's rule.
djibouti beach travel story

Christmas in the Devil’s Lair

Djibouti is not your typical family holiday vacation. Instead of snow, Santa and caroling, there’s thick salt, unbearable heat and misdirection into the darkest night.
namibia self-drive safari

Self-Drive Safari: Venturing Across the Namibian Desert

In southwestern Africa sits a country with some of the continent's best treasures—desert, savannah, coastline and big game. Join a Canadian couple as they road trip across Namibia, where the land is golden and the skies starry.