Africa

10 Reasons Why South Africa Should Be Your Next Travel Destination

10 Reasons Why South Africa Should Be Your Next Travel Destination

Trying to decide where to go on your next trip? Look no further than South Africa. While many destinations claim to offer something for everyone, few really do; however, South Africa is an exception. Fertile wine valleys, adventurous pursuits, a […]

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How One Traveler Is Bringing Literacy To Timbuktu & The Southern Sahara

It all started with the flip of a coin, literally. Now, intrepid traveler Barry Hoffner is building schools and bringing literacy to Timbuktu. Here’s how.

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Beyond The Big Five: Notes From A South African Safari

Going on safari in South Africa is much more than just viewing wildlife, but also immersing yourself in the bush and learning about conservation issues.

Photo Essay: A Glimpse Into Johannesburg's Vibrant Street Art Culture

Photo Essay: A Glimpse Into Johannesburg’s Vibrant Street Art Culture

Johannesburg is haunted by stereotypes, one of which is that Cape Town is South Africa‘s creative hub while Johannesburg is all business. That truth is, Joburg has a vibrant arts and culture scene, one facet of which is street art. […]

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My Favorite Culinary Experiences From Around The World

Food is powerful. It has the ability to bring people together, to nourish, to immerse you in other cultures, to teach you about foreign lands. It also has the power to seriously enhance your travel experience, such as with the […]