An African walking safari had seemed like a good idea, from the safety of home!
From Mpumalanga to Cape Town, South Africa offers something for everyone.
Sometimes it's about the destination, not the journey.
What happened when our special gorilla-tracking correspondent got bit by malaria in the African jungle?
Today, with the reconstruction of its ancient library, the city of Alexandria represents the firmly planted roots of what we—the West—have become. Its history has come full circle once more. Those are the forces that built the High Dam at Aswan, and those are the forces that are now struggling to take over modern Egypt even as its consciousness clings so deeply to the mysteries of its past.
Once a year, deep in the Sahara, nomads gather to celebrate life, love and an almost forgotten way of life.
When To Go to Egypt Because Egypt is a desert and a big tourist destination, visitors can generally face either sweltering heat of elbowing with other tourists. Summers are hot and the winters are mild, with a...
When To Go Namibia is a year-round destination, but its climate varies depending on which topographical region you visit: the western Namib Desert, the Central Plateau, the Kalahari region in the east, or the ...