africa straight up

Arts & Culture / Spotlight

by Teresa Clarke × on November 19, 2013 at 05:06 pm
Africa is home to more than a billion people spread across 54 countries and speaking more than 3,000 languages. So why is Africa usually limited to a single narrative? “Africa Straight Up” is a more complete story about Africa and its di [...]

Safari Corner / Travel

by Peggy Healy × on September 25, 2013 at 02:22 pm
Although many African safari lodges and camps sell themselves as being eco-friendly, Colin Bell and David Bristow found that some merely “green wash”, meaning they are only claim to be eco-friendly accommodation. The two recently released ‘Afri [...]
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Safari Corner / Travel

by admin × on June 07, 2013 at 02:59 pm
Today, an astounding 50% of the world’s population can no longer see the stars because of pollution. But in many remote areas of Africa, you will be amazed by the thousands of points of light that fill the sky without interference from city lights [...] Dazzling Diamonds Lesotho Promise

Fashion / Top 10

by Editorial Staff × on February 20, 2013 at 04:59 pm
From the 3,000-carat Cullinan Diamond in South Africa, to Tanzania’s rare Queen of Kilimanjaro tanzanite stone –Africa is known to be home to some of the of the largest and most radiant precious gems ever found. takes a closer [...]
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Current Events / Food and Wine

by Editorial Staff × on February 01, 2013 at 04:00 pm
It’s the month of love! Forget roses. We’ve got 54 unique ways to show your love–one for each country within Africa. Start planning your African Valentine’s Day now! And if you want to learn how to say “I love you” in 54 A [...]

Slideshows / Travel

by Peggy Healy × on January 29, 2013 at 03:35 pm
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 plac [...]

Arts & Culture

by Susan Moolman × on April 13, 2011 at 05:20 pm
(Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on the Sue in the City blog. All photos by Susan Nel Photography. Click on photos to enlarge.) Forgive me for gushing and gushing, but I just attended the best wedding of my life in February. A [...]

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