In Southern Africa as a volunteer in the 70s, Charlie Nixon had a chance encounter with Steve Biko, and other heroes of the anti-apartheid, liberation movement. That experience forever changed his life.
How Cape Town, South Africa's water shortage changed one shower-lover’s life
3 Countries, from Livingstone to Windhoek—see Zambia, Botswana, Namibia on this whirlwind Southern Africa adventure! Drift down the Chobe River, explore the Okavango Delta by mokoro, wildlife watch in Etosha N...
Location: the Budongo Forest Reserve, Uganda, where you will study primates in the their natural habitat, and explore the interactions between humans, chimpanzees and other primates. This is a fascinating ...
The lush forests and scalable mountains of East Africa offer some of the world’s best one-day adventures, which just might include a gorilla sighting or two
By Simon Vaughan, Outpost Senior Editor It's Africa's highest peak and one of the Seven Summits, but reaching the snows of Kilimanjaro doesn't necessitate being a world class mountaineer. Some people coll...
If road tripping under open skies and across vast landscapes with breathtaking views is how you like to explore the planet, this two-week tour in South Africa should be on your bucket-list.
In southwestern Africa is a country with some of the continent's best treasures—desert, savannah, coastline, big game, friendly people.
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.
It’s dirty and it’s dangerous and you probably shouldn’t do it. One traveller’s daring ride atop the infamous iron-ore train in West Africa