Zambia is named after its main geographical feature, the Zambezi River, the majestic waterway that forms Victoria Falls. Given its stable government, prolific wildlife, jaw-dropping scenic landscape, significant copperbelt and the world’s largest emerald mine, it is no wonder that tourists and business types are flocking to the landlocked country, and [...]
Articles written by: Peggy Healy
A pop-up restaurant on Mount Kilimanjaro? A burgeoning South Africa Food and Wine Festival? Three new Guinea-Conakry restaurants in New York City? Ethiopian Peaberry Coffee flogged at Trader Joe’s? These and many other events are indicators of the intense and growing interest in Africa’s culinary arts. Put on your bib [...]
From the Great Pyramids of Giza to the rock-hewn churches of Ethiopia; the Swahili stone houses of Kenya to the Bedouin tents of Morocco — indigenous African design bespeaks grace, style, imagination and verve. Over hundreds of years, the continent has also absorbed layers of influence from other cultures through [...]
The month of love is just around the corner. If you haven’t seen it already, we’ve published a shortlist of the hottest athletes in Afcon 2013, which may have to do a little bit more with lust than love. But now, we bring you the top places on the continent [...]
Travelers looking for deeper experiences are urged to explore Africa’s emerging destinations – a pair of hidden gems set in the continent’s southeast corner: Malawi and Zimbabwe.