March 4, 2019The mediterranean jewel of Malta offers visitors a perfect mix of relaxation, discovery, and adventure. Besides religious architecture, the islands are bathed in sunshine almost all year round and full of history.
March 3, 2019The KAZA project is the largest cross-border natural reserve on the planet. But the fight for conservation in some of the poorest regions of southern Africa has many challenges, including finding the right balance between tourism and wildlife protection.
February 12, 2019Years of spiralling violence has rocked Nigeria, a country of outstanding natural beauty. But tired of the unrest, young hikers have now decided to revive its slogan, 'land of peace and tourism'.
February 17, 2016By WILL DUNHAM
In an ancient streambed on Kenya's Rusinga Island, scientists have unearthed fossils of a wildebeest-like creature named Rusingoryx that boasted a weird nasal structure more befitting of a dinosaur than a mammal.
Researchers said recently the crescent-shaped protrusion atop the head of Rusingoryx, which roamed...
April 11, 2014Some in Gabon believe the bitter 'iboga' root comes from the Tree of Knowledge in the Garden of Eden – others deem it a dangerous drug. Whatever it is, it’s attracting tourists in search of enlightenment.